“the american baha’i” merges with…”automania?”

As a registered Bahá'í in the United States, I am automatically subscribed to The American Bahá'í,  a magazine that talks about continuing developments regarding the growth of the Bahá'í Faith in the U.S. In any case, my latest issue of The American Bahá'í came in a plastic bag with a label affixed to it from … Continue reading “the american baha’i” merges with…”automania?”

message found underneath the couch, wrapped in cellophane

I received my Bachelor's in Political Science many moons ago, and for most of the period since then, I have struggled with my feelings about politics and political activism. This inner struggle has only intensified since I became a Bahá'í. To document the evolution of my feelings about politics and my political beliefs would take … Continue reading message found underneath the couch, wrapped in cellophane

everything you know about politics is wrong (spitting out the political konvention kool-aid version)

We're down to less than sixty days before the finish of the chest-beating, truth-twisting, anything-but-informative ritual know as the American presidential election. As a both a Bahá'í and the holder of a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science, I'm a firm believer in avoiding partisan politics.  In addition to inhibiting world unity and making me feel … Continue reading everything you know about politics is wrong (spitting out the political konvention kool-aid version)

working with those hundred hands that could potentially catch you in the future

I came up with the blog title "A Hundred Hands Will Catch You" based on a line from a poem I wrote years ago that I printed in the first post of this blog.  I knew that the title would catch people's attention and make people think, but it has always occurred to me that … Continue reading working with those hundred hands that could potentially catch you in the future