Monthly Archives: August 2016


Never Give Up  Never give up No matter what is going on
 Develop the heart
 Too much energy in your country
is spent developing the mind
instead of the heart
 Be compassionate
 Not just to your friends
 but to everyone
 Be compassionate
 Work for peace
 In your heart and in the world Work for peace 
And I say again 
Never give up
 No matter what is happening around you No matter what is going on around you 
Never give up   His Holiness the XIVth Dalai Lama

Never Give Up:  Even when the way of Peace is sabotaged or difficult to read….


En Español

Alice Fidel Cuba 90s Website Alice Walker

Fidel Castro:  Compassionate Revolutionary

Copyright© 2016 by Alice Walker

(For a book to be presented to Fidel this week honoring his birth.)

Fidel Castro is the most extraordinary person I have encountered, whether in real life, history, or fiction.  It is a gift to have been born in his time and to witness his nerve, intelligence, audacity, and wit.  He… Continue reading

I thank Thich Nhat Hahn Alice Walker Alice Walkers Garden

Breathing in
I thank Thich Nhat Hahn
Breathing Out
I thank him more.

Why vote for evil (lesser is still evil) when you can vote for good?

Most of us have never won an election anyway.  The self-deception is believing you have. And we’ve certainly never “won” democracy.

Bernie sure did look good, though.


Cornel West: Why I Endorse Green Party’s Jill Stein Over “Neoliberal Disaster” Hillary Clinton

Translated into Spanish/Español

JULY 18, 2016
STORY –… Continue reading