The Choices We Make

A small boy washes his shoes

A small boy washes his shoes. (Photo by brookesb, Flickr)

As citizens of the world, we all have to recognize our social responsibility. It doesn’t always take an act of congress to make a difference. Sometimes we can work an ordinary miracle by raising our voice or by downloading a song. Read more of this post

Answering cats’ cries for help

The Scratching Post

The Scratching Post is a no-kill shelter that saves cats’ lives. (Photo by Jathan Fink)

CINCINNATI — A small girl watched from across the street as the teenage boys stood in a circle. They laughed as they poked and prodded at something that she could not see. Finally, one of the boys stepped aside and the girl spotted the orange bundle of fur, cowered down close to the ground, mewing. Read more of this post