I was struck by the statement of a young Pakistani girl, shot by the Taliban because she wanted to go to school, something girls in Pakistan are discouraged or prevented from doing. “I have achieved my dream,” said Malala Yousafzai. The 16-year-old was shot in the head and neck in October, 2012. She received treatment,… Read More The Power of Dreaming
I listen to and read a lot of history; it is fascinating to me, but it also helps me see the world with a little clearer lens. And one of the things I am seeing more clearly is the horror of war. Veterans come home with memories burned into their souls, as one veteran said,… Read More How We Romanticize War!