The Heart of Courage

by Renee Garcia-Brown  For all who resist    Someone once told me that compassion is greater than courage As if the two were separate Like you can have one without the other As if courage is purely brain-bound while compassion is heart-felt and Courage was a lesser virtue because Good people are motivated by their […]

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I, Here

by Renee Garcia-Brown For my cousin Bruce Morgan, 1957-2017     I dreamed I saw the ocean again And remembering the dream now, I’m crying. On my birthday I dreamed I was home, homeland, ocean the birthplace of life Homeland the birthplace of me 3 AM near the sea. In the dream I walked between […]

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