Suzanne Wright, founder of Autism Speaks, made some comments at the Vatican (transcribed here at Unstrange Minds), addressing Pope Francis. In her remarks, she practically glows blue herself as she waxes enthusiastic about how awesome she and her organization are for getting people to use blue lights around the world. Throughout, she draws some not-remotely-subtle comparisons to St. Francis, of all people, who was known not only for not Othering his fellow human beings but also for even
Call them reindeer, mistake them for a moose if you’re lucky enough to see one. The Caribou (or reindeer) are amazing deer. Being from New England I would hear “Old-timers” talking about spotting the tracks or actually spotting a wild caribou (reindeer) in Maine. That was when I was a child, more than 30 years ago…Listening […]
A short guided mindfulness meditation for dealing with life's difficulties, including emotions and body sensations.