Bringing Spirituality Back into Our Movements

Bringing Spirituality Back into Our Movements

With so much talk in the news about events happening abroad, especially in the Middle East, folks are wondering:what can I do to help, right here and right now?To be sure, actions like protests, organizing, participating in fundraisers, contacting elected...

My Ancestry DNA Results Came In

My Ancestry DNA Results Came In

Poem by Fred LaMotte ​My Ancestry DNA results came in.Just as I suspected, my great great grandfatherwas a monarch butterfly.Much of who I am is still wriggling under a stone.I am part larva, but part hummingbird too.There is dinosaur tar in my bone marrow.My golden...

Seduced By Stone: The Moist Work of Grief

Seduced By Stone: The Moist Work of Grief

As someone who has been tasked in this world as an incurable wailer, I journey into the moist realms grief nearly everyday of my life. There is no way that I could avoid noticing how erotic a good grief-session can be. Take this poem for example---- Seduced By...