(1950-2008)

(to my late uncle) My brother said, a good man in wild times. And you were. And you are. May you rest in scented grains; may they be your abode. May His mercy envelop you; may it comfort your heart. Your pain was not eternal; may your bliss be. Amen. Advertisements

This is for you, Rachel

Rachel Corrie was 23 years old when she was crushed to death by an Israeli army bulldozer on March 16, 2003. She was working with others trying to protect the home of a Palestinian pharmacist from demolition in Rafah, Gaza Strip, Palestine. Today marks the fifth death-anniversary of Rachel ; activist, pacifist, human being. She … Continue reading