Mary Colleen Klein
  • Palo Alto, CA
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I'm a member of Palo Alto Friends Meeting in California, currently clerk of our Peace and Social Action Committee.
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On Competition

Posted on 1st mo. 1, 2017 at 1:30am 0 Comments

Winning by cheating isn’t the same as simply winning. They may look the same. They may be rewarded with the same sets of prizes and glory. But they are not equal indicators of ability, even though prizes and glory might obscure that.

Winning matters. Merging into…

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On Flesh

Posted on 11th mo. 1, 2016 at 1:30am 3 Comments

Dear Friends: Back to basics.

The life in me needs to be wonderful.

To be wonderful, the life in me -- needs to be safe, needs to be healthy, needs to be happy.

To be happy, the life in me needs to take some risks with my safety and health.

To be…

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On Media

Posted on 9th mo. 1, 2016 at 1:00am 0 Comments

Immersed in stories as humans are – print, radio, television, internet, social media, interactive gaming, virtual reality – we can easily lose sight of truth. Especially when a story fills our imagination with images we dearly want to believe in, we can feel reluctant to…

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On Heritage

Posted on 7th mo. 1, 2016 at 1:00am 0 Comments

Choose life: It’s a good rule of thumb. But the life I have inherited is one that’s built on killing. While I’m safely minding my own business (in a wealthy suburb in the richest nation that’s ever existed), killing and the threat of killing are adding to the wealth of the…

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