Ethics and Philosophy

THE BUSINESS OF JURIES

I’ve been frequently called to jury duty. It’s the price you pay for voting because potential jurors get chosen from voter registration lists. I’m convinced they call us in alphabetical order. It’s the only reason I can figure why Garry and I were… Read More ›

RHYTHM METHOD

lifelessons – a blog by Judy Dykstra-Brown The poem I’ve written below is based on the “Five Principles for Getting through the Trump Years,” given by Alice Walker in her speech at a reading in La Manzanilla, Mexico two nights… Read More ›

MY EIGHTH SIN

Remember the seven cardinal sins? I took up the gauntlet, the challenge of adding a new sin to the classics. First, I had to do a quick refresher course on the original big seven. They are: Lust, Gluttony, Greed, Sloth, Wrath, Envy, Pride. Really, I’m not sure we need… Read More ›