Professor, @NYUCGA, founding/former CEO of @NewYorkPeace, illustrator.
Peace is the generous, tranquil contribution of all to the good of all. Peace is dynamism. Peace is generosity. #oscarromero #feastofoscarromero
What’s so funny ‘bout peace, love, and understanding? Happy birthday, #nicklowe. #peace
It’s #nationalpuppyday! While I haven’t seen Ollie for nearly three years (long sad story), I’ll be forever grateful for his unconditional love.
I cannot afford to hate anyone. I don’t have that kind of time. Happy birthday, #akirakurosawa #director
Refusing to ask for help is refusing someone to be helpful. Happy birthday, #ricocasek #helping
It’s been a #leonardcohen kind of day.
Huge thanks to the @marianandersonhistoricsociety!
It’s good to shut up sometimes. Happy birthday, #marcelmarceau #mime
Fathers, mothers, people make mistakes. Holding their own, thinking they’re alone. Honor their mistakes. Fight for their mistakes. Happy birthday, #stephensondheim #theater
Forget yourself. Become one with eternity. Become part of your environment. Happy birthday, #yayoikusama #womenshistorymonth
As we live our truths, we will communicate across all barriers, speaking for the sources of peace. Peace that is not lack of war, but fierce and positive. #murielrukeyser #worldpoetryday
Mistakes are facts of life; it is the response to the error that counts. #nikkigiovanni #worldpoetryday
There is no straight road, no straight road in this world, only a giant labyrinth of intersecting crossroads. #federicogarcialorca #worldpoetryday
An intellectual says a simple thing in a hard way. An artist says a hard thing in a simple way. #charlesbukowski #worldpoetryday
Put your ear down close to your soul and listen hard. #annesexton #worldpoetryday
A question is a pursuit, an invitation to envision and explore a series of possibilities, to struggle and empathize….whereas our sense of what an answer is can often be static, a stopping point. #tracyksmith #worldpoetryday
Whatever inspiration is, it’s born from a continuous “I don’t know”. #wislawaszymborska #worldpoetryday
The Very Thirsty Caterpillar, with profound apologies to #ericcarle.