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Good Reading for Children

by Marybeth Shea 03-01-1995

I cut my political teeth on United Farm Worker grape boycotts in California's San Joaquin Valley.

The Green Spirituality of Playgrounds

by Marybeth Shea 12-01-1994

I guess I am doin' all right. I'm studyin', and like the teacher says, it pays off.

Teen-agers Are People Too

by Marybeth Shea 08-01-1994

In 1974, my family moved from Great Falls, Montana, to Visalia, California. All moves are difficult, but this one—falling between sixth and seventh grades—was particularly hard.

Sing 'Til the Power Comes Down

by Marybeth Shea 06-01-1994

Summer campfires and sing-alongs aside, the history of God's people is written twice: Once in documents beginning with the Torah and the Bible, and simultaneously in the music passed from family

Sacred Spaces

by Marybeth Shea 04-01-1994

If I keep a green bough in my heart, the singing bird will come. —Chinese Proverb