Monthly Archives: January 2016

Words for our fragmenting culture…

Today as the politicians poise for Iowa, I listen to rhetoric in the media that strikes me as boldly hateful and sadly divisive,  and I am reminded of the words of Walt Whitman: “I celebrate myself, and sing myself, / and what I assume you shall assume, / for every atom belonging to me as good as belongs to you.” (from “Song of Myself”)