October 9, 2014 |
My last post was about the way that fear can keep us from welcoming strangers. This post is similar. I’m interested in looking briefly at the history and current reality of the United States as it relates to hospitality. This is the place that has formed me and that I am participating in forming.
We often hear about “southern hospitality” as a kind of archetype Read More
October 8, 2014 |
It was well after dark on a cool November downtown Denver night. I'll never forget the time my wife, Nikki, and I spent walking along 16th Street with our new friends, “Mistika” and “Pockets”. We spent the next hour talking about life, laughing together, and panhandling for leftovers - a first for me.
We eventually scored some stale fries and a half-eaten hamburger from someone leaving the Cheesecake Factory. We sat down on a curb and passed the styrofoam container around. Read More
September 30, 2014 |
by Annie Dimond
Dry Bones' Resource Navigator
Our fundraising event, “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner?” is coming up soon. We are excitedly working and planning (buy your tickets here
)! With a hospitality-themed event in our near future, I’ve been reflecting on what hospitality is, how we encounter it, what keeps us from it, and what it can create in us. What you’ll see below is the first part in a series on hospitality that will be up on the blog soon.
When I was a little girl, I hated locked doors. Read More
September 10, 2014 |
We're excited about the upcoming fundraiser event on October 17th! We work hard to make these events meaningful and inspiring. We hope you'll join us!
Details and tickets can be found by clicking here