Humans of Cortina

What Cortina Was To Me: Querencia

Cortina is a loom, a framework holding loose threads together to weave into a fabric. In Cortina, I met different people bringing stories and ideas from around the world and around their hearts.  Cortina guided the shuttle that helped make those threads cross: service trips, time at Metro tutoring, conversations in the NZ at hours… Continue reading What Cortina Was To Me: Querencia


Stories of Renewal: Mind

"Do not conform any longer to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind." Romans 12:2 Our world moves quickly. And we get stuck in patterns, in ruts, mental or otherwise, that do not serve us well. We end up serving the cause of efficiency, or success, or an… Continue reading Stories of Renewal: Mind

Some Thoughts

Truthfulness or Truthiness?

How do we do the HARD work of seeking justice? How do we tell stories justly in the pursuit of justice? Sam Graham-Felsen has some ideas (From Apple’s overseas labor practices are deplorable. America and Pakistan would both be better off if we were to build more schools there and drop fewer bombs from… Continue reading Truthfulness or Truthiness?