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Tuesday, August 15, 2017 Published in Books and Writers
Did you know that the co-author of the song and of the musical, Noble Sissle, was from Indianapolis? And he went to Butler? Oh – and did you know he wrote The Butler Fight Song (“We’ll sing the Butler War song/ we’ll give the fighting cry. . .” I didn’t either.
Monday, August 14, 2017 Published in Books and Writers
Follow Tasha Jones’ poem to a deeper understanding of injustice and endurance, of suffering and survival. Pray that we who call ourselves “white” may not forever be blind, that words like these may teach us to see.
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 Published in Coming Home
I am proud to honor Arrine McCaw and Andrew Gomes, the winners of the annual Vonnegut Writing Prize of $1,000 at Shortridge High School, donated by the children of Kurt Vonnegut. Ms....
Monday, March 13, 2017 Published in Coming Home
Here are two women who grew up in Indianapolis talking about their father: Tanya: “He’s a lot of fun. We danced, and we still dance! When I come back to Indy we put on Marvin Gaye and Al Green and we dance...
Be kind; for everyone you meet is fighting a great battle.
– Philo of Alexandria
Join Dan and three other writers as they reveal stories from their own spiritual memoirs, and guide the exploration of the spiritual lives of others. This symposium will take place from November 12 — 16, 2017 at Sivananda Yoga Retreat in the bahamas. For more information, visit the Sivananda website.