Theres a garden — a beer garden 

Encore! Encore! For The Depends by Jeanne Arnold The Depends joined the Midwest UU WomanSpirit weekend in Madison with this year’s theme, “We Are the Garden.” Barbara’s and my lives have been enriched each time we attended these weekends in years past, but this one was the best because The Depends performed in Saturday night’s talent…

The pale moon rises

by Jeanne Arnold.  Two of Barbara Lindquist’s many poems from her book are Rowdy and Laughing I don’t write too much, anymore,  only when I have to — only when compulsion drives me. I like to internalize, to let the words walk around inside of me, to shake hands with one another, become new friends until they start to like one another and begin to sing and dance and annoy the neighbors until they spill out onto the street of paper rowdy and laughing and human and right. And Stars and…

Diane Lange 

Sing Out about  this UNsung Woman  June, 2022  Sponsored by ArtRoots,  a Writer in Residence Project  June 2022  Submitted by  By Natalie Chulew and Tom Rutkowski  “From her early days as a member of the Central American Solidarity Committee to her many years as a County Supervisor, Diane Lange has always led by example, and…

Mildred Arnold & the Women’s Trade Union League

 Inspiring the Racine’s 4th of July Parade <<<<<>>>>>  Sing Out about these UNsung Women from the past Submitted by Jeanne Arnold Racine’s July 4th Means Goodwill W.C. “Tex” Reynolds, a civic leader and daily columnist for the Racine Journal-Times, granted me an interview in 1953 for a UW-Wisconsin Madison journalism term paper. (I got an A+ but who…