Acceptance, Respect and Understanding

“Differences are not intended to separate, to alienate. We are different precisely in order to realize our need of one another.” Desmond Tutu Introduction My parents were about to face an empty nest and the freedom to travel, experience and develop an awareness of new cultures. All this should have taken place in a few short … Continue reading Acceptance, Respect and Understanding

Captain of My Soul

"Out of the night that covers me,   Black as the pit from pole to pole,I thank whatever gods may be   For my unconquerable soul.In the fell clutch of circumstance   I have not winced nor cried aloud.Under the bludgeonings of chance   My head is bloody, but unbowed. Beyond this place of wrath and tears   Looms but the Horror of the shade,And … Continue reading Captain of My Soul