Sunday, 30 April 2017, 11:38 am PDT

Blogs

east of midnight

Why I’m Not At the MidAmerica Region Annual Assembly

I love Chicago.   I have family there that I’m normally always looking for a way to be with. And I have friends that I don’t see nearly enough. So when I first saw that Regional Assemb... [read more]

east of midnight

east of midnight

The Hagar-Sarah Conundrum (Yet Another Question for the UUA Presidential Candidates)

Susan. Alison. Jeanne. I’ve been trying to find a way to ask this question and not sound like an angry black woman. I have figured out in the process that I can’t. But my set-up is goin... [read more]

east of midnight

east of midnight

There Has To Be More Than Emerson (The Canons We Have and What Looks Like Crazy On An Ordinary Day pt.2)

I knew it would happen as soon as the title for my last post came to mind. I knew that some well-intentioned white people would send me private messages telling me I was wrong to use the word ... [read more]

east of midnight

east of midnight

What Looks Like Crazy On An Ordinary Day (A Question for the UUA Presidential Candidates)

(this is the first of three questions that I will pose to the candidates. if you aren’t interested in UUA politics, check back in about a week-and-a-half. ) Susan. Alison. Jeanne. As always, ... [read more]

east of midnight

east of midnight

Thinking About A #BlackLivesMatter Mother’s Day Worship Service

In these waning minutes on Sunday, I’m going to take a few of those minutes to write out something that has come to me in the last week or so. Mother’s Day is a hard Sunday for many pre... [read more]

east of midnight

east of midnight

Someday We’ll All Be Free…But That Day Ain’t Today pt.2

This is going to be a mighty short post. I’ve heard the word “freedom” quite a bit these last few days, and I think there is something that needs to be said out loud. White libera... [read more]

east of midnight

east of midnight

Someday We’ll All Be Free…But That Day Ain’t Today (Ferguson, Unitarian Universalism, and Me)

I. Can’t. Even. I was going to respond directly to Rev. Don Southworth, but after a good night’s sleep I decided that I have already talked enough about Unitarian Universalist cluelessn... [read more]

east of midnight

east of midnight

The Canons We Have (yes…more Unitarian Universalism)

(I think this is the start of a series on worship, but I don’t know) I’m on a Du Bois kick right now. I cannot tell you how STUNNED I was when I finally noticed how many educated white ... [read more]

east of midnight