Screen shot of Ravelry-dot-com's altered logo

Screen Shot: LGBT Friends around the Web

I haven’t mentioned much about the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision last week in regards to gay and lesbian marriage becoming the law of the land in all 50 states of the Unites States of America. Maybe it’s still sinking in…

 

But I swear to you, I wept in the car as I heard the news on the radio while driving north to Burlington last Friday.

 

Today, while logging into Ravelry.com to check-in on my knitting homies, I noticed something in the upper-left-hand corner… something different about that logo…

It is so lovely to find friends and compatriots among that big vast world wide web… Thank you, Ravelry.

 

 

Awe: Great Words

An interesting article in the New York Times Sunday Review that explains how experiencing “awe” affects our psyches in more ways than one might think…

Love Wins… AGAIN

Yesterday, Ireland became the first country to approve and legalize gay marriage by popular vote…

Community: Great Words

Dorotheos of Gaza was a 6th-century monk, eventually becoming an abbott of his own monastery. His writing, in the form of instructions for his charges, particularly condemns pride among his monks, deplores ascetic competition among the community, and places humility as the summit of monastic life.