Tag Archive for humanity

Sunrise

I was down in Anacostia this morning, just before sunrise. The streets were pretty barren, save for one block on which one of the many area churches sat. This church provided free breakfast on Saturdays, though it had not yet opened. The line of people on the block was too long to see how many people were actually in it.…

For we can not look into the eyes of someone who has nothing…and do nothing.

It is one of the ways – perhaps the best way – to feel connected to another human being.  When you look into the eyes of another human being, you connect in an easy yet meaningful way.  In that connection, barriers and boundaries cease to be present.  Differences are harder to see than the oneness that is most characteristic of…