Happy Birthday To . . . E.B. & Fred

Happy Birthday To . . . E.B. & Fred

July 11, 1899 E.B. White “I have yet to see a piece of writing, political or non-political, that doesn’t have a slant. All writing slants the way a writer leans, and no man is born perpendicular, although many men are born upright.” July 11, 1926...
Compassion HERE! This Week in SATX

Compassion HERE! This Week in SATX

Artist Colton Valentine created this an ‘Enough is Enough’ mural on the side of Supreme Sport’s Bar located on San Pedro Ave., north of downtown. We publish this compassionate news roundup every Wednesday afternoon. If you want to get the news...
Compassion HERE! This Week in SATX

Compassion HERE! This Week in SATX

We publish this compassionate news roundup every Wednesday afternoon. If you want to get the news sooner, follow us on Twitter @compassionNET1. And don’t forget to use the hashtag #compassionateSA so we can find YOUR compassionate acts! Found in the Rivard...
Happy Birthday To . . .  Cyril & Czeslaw

Happy Birthday To . . . Cyril & Czeslaw

June 30, 1909 C. Northcote Parkinson “The man who is denied the opportunity of taking decisions of importance begins to regard as important the decisions he is allowed to take.” June 30, 1911 Czeslaw Milosz “Not that I want to be a god or a hero....
Interfaith Calendar, July, 2020

Interfaith Calendar, July, 2020

July 5: Asalha Puja Day – Buddhist July 9: Martyrdom of the Bab – Baha’i July 11: St Benedict Day – Catholic Christian July 15: St. Vladimir the Great Day – Orthodox Christian July 23: Crowning of Haile Selasse I – Rastafarian July...
Poem: “Incendiary Art,” by Patricia Smith

Poem: “Incendiary Art,” by Patricia Smith

The city’s streets are densely shelved with rows of salt and packaged hair. Intent on air, the funk of crave and function comes to blows with any smell that isn’t oil—the blare of storefront chicken settles on the skin and mango spritzing drips from razored hair. The...
Compassion HERE! This Week in SATX

Compassion HERE! This Week in SATX

The nonprofit Chow Train is closing in on 100,000 gourmet meals cooks for the homeless, elderly and others in need. We publish this compassionate news roundup every Wednesday. If you want to get the news sooner, follow us on Twitter @compassionNET1. And don’t...