Maria Mitchell was born on this day in 1818 in Nantucket, Massachusetts. The family were Quakers, and contrary to the larger community, they conformed to the Quaker sense that both female and male chi
For a long time, I have been saying to whomever might listen that my fantasy is to live in a zero-carbon home, a home that is so energy efficient that it doesn’t put carbon into the atmosphere through
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[This is a literary version of a presentation being presented at the Many Gods West conference on August 1st. Columnist Rhyd Wildermuth now has a Patreon support page.] “I think I need to tell you som
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One of the most widely seen photographs of Calamity Jane taken in 1885 when she was 33 years old and already exploiting a growing public reputation, Commonly used by debunkers to counter the glamor
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The 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act is being commemorated this year, as the ADA was signed into law on July 26th, 1990. This landmark legislation provides important protections
As the sun rises over the horizon, a new day arrives, perfect and shining. It won’t be perfect for long, but it won’t lose that possibility that something new and precious will arrive. What possibilit
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As you have heard, if you are an active member of the I Am UU community, Monday is a holiday. Esther day, to be exact, which is a day created by a teenager who was losing her fight with cancer as how
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I’m at a sort of weird point in my life where I have too many things to say and therefore difficulty focusing on any one of them. I have two drafts written but not yet edited to make a succinct entry,
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Please join us on Sunday (2 August 2015) at 11:00 AM for “Turn the World Around” by Rev. Barbara Jarrell. The All Souls Choir will sing. Religious education classes for children and youth are offered
During the summer, we move from our regular routine of Religious Education to creative multi-generational activities and projects for children and youth. For Sunday, 2 August 2015 — Origami with Richa
In the Diamond Sutra we are called to Think of this fleeting world as A star at dawn A bubble in a stream A flash of lightening in a summer cloud A flickering lamp A phantom and a dream. Or, as we lea
Hipsters, foodies and the dwindling herd of yuppies have a new (and clean, make sure to say clean) food shopping place i Boston. The Public Market opened yesterday after a couple of years of planning.
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My students and I (along with assistants Doug Dale and and Jerry Forshee) finished our 5 day box making class at Marc Adams School of Woodworking and I am on my way back to Arkansas. It was a great w
Hundreds of Unitarian Universalists join North Carolina march challenging restrictive voting laws.
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Go Set a Watchman has been described as a sequel to To Kill a Mockingbird. After all, we see Jean Louise Finch, her father Atticus, her uncle and aunt Jack and Alexandra, in the town of Maycomb, Alaba
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There is no punchline to that, but it is a heck of a set up, because it is hard to believe. For a project focused on Unitarian Universalism, and saying things that a lot of UUs don’t particularly care
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