Overcrowded Detention Centers Create Pandemic Hotbeds

by Danielle Champíet Since news of the Covid-19 pandemic officially caught fire in the U.S. and states took serious measures to quash it, I have been waiting to see how our immigration detention centers would act. Called out heavily before the outbreak for their inhumane treatment of immigrants; sexual assaults, wrong medications given out, lack […]

Soaring Spirits 2 Gala Benefit Concert

In case the print at the bottom is hard to read, The Traveling Day Society through music and prayer supports those in hospice. Whether it’s our own passing or that of a loved one, it’s not something that we ever accept easily. Probably because we value life so much and spend a great deal of […]

Our Time Is NOW!

This November 6th and all of the early voting times leading up to it are the most important elections of our time. Our voices are loudest during these elections and we desperately need to clean the garbage out of our government! We can do it but it’s going to take all of us – no […]

The Poetry of Impermanence, Mindfulness, and Joy

by Danielle Champiet-Coronado Two of my favorite things about the Last Tuesday poetry group are getting to meet the authors and the unpredictability of the events. They’re always chock full of surprises, from side-splitting humor to incredible poetry and everything in between. March was no exception for us. It started with a near last-minute change […]

Guilt in our Pockets: Poems from South India

by Danielle Champiet-Coronado   Braving the winter chill and the rain, I found a friendly face waiting in the Starbucks café at Barnes and Noble. It was Tuesday, the last Tuesday, and soon poets and poetry lovers would be gathering for the open mic session that evening. Fortune favors the bold and it certainly did! […]