Turkey, Tulum and Tuolumne

by Tom Pappas I don’t know if travel can be considered a “call” or not. I do know that I am blessed and lucky to have seen the places I have seen this year.       My tour group was to have gone to Taksim Park in Istanbul the day after Turkish citizens began protesting...

Prayer for the School Bus

by Angier Brock I have a friend who tells the story that when she was a teen-ager, her parents gave her a car, a pale yellow convertible. She immediately vowed that whenever she was driving that car, she would never meet a school bus she would not pass. A certain...