Autumn Poem

I don’t write much poetry any more, and I never liked rhyming much, but here’s something in honor of the new season.  Because sometimes poetry is the best language, if…

Self-reliance

Self-reliance and the sacred/secular life In his still-reliable and still-relevant essay from 1839, “Self-Reliance,” Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) preaches the gospel of genius in each individual. “To believe your own…