Today marks not only a birthday, it marks 50 years in the tack. By the grace of God, I remain present and able to pull my boots up for another … Continue reading
We are watching you now Melania and we want you to know something we all have come to know: Healthy women do not go where they are not wanted.
Dislike him, hate him, ridicule him… whatever means of response you might have, no matter how harsh you think it might be, rest assured he does not care in the least for there is nothing Tyson Fury, his family, his extended family, his fellow Roma, his fellow Catholics have not endured for centuries. Nothing.
For anyone who has ever known the joy of sharing life with a Jack… -N.K. Scattercat Matilda, affectionately known as Hattie, passed peacefully this morning, her gutted stuffed squirrel, sans … Continue reading
Authors Note: An edited version of this piece now appears on the Huffington Post at: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/nancy-kotting/life-lessons-from-my-dying-dog_b_6590340.html My former husband and I spared ourselves the task of navigating a divorce with children … Continue reading
I have learned that what doesn’t kill you, fills your pen. I have learned to open my mouth and hit the streets when justice calls. I have learned to walk away after the first sentence, in obedience to my own moral compass.
Navigating wine country on Christmas Eve, vineyards fast asleep beneath the downy comfort of a two-foot deep snow, I made my way carefully over the river, though the woods and … Continue reading
With Pope Francis’ arrival onto the global stage, political activists in the U.S. are being forced to do something we don’t do very well: shut up and listen. At least when it comes to the Church.