The Least Among Us

  • January 09, 2017 Week Eight: A New Direction

    As the inauguration nears, I have been wondering how best to contribute my time and talents to what is going to be a difficult and heart-wrenching fight. I have enjoyed writing this small newsletter ...

  • January 01, 2017 Week Seven: Twelve Days of Giving, Part Two

    I am a little late with the second installment of my Twelve Days of Giving project, but hope this will reach you just in time to get in any last-minute donations for 2016. Many of the organizations I...

  • December 22, 2016 An Unnumbered Revision re: Cards for Death Row

    With respect to an action item from a few weeks ago:

  • December 21, 2016 Week Six: Twelve Days of Giving

    I'm excited to take a break from the pre-holiday rush to tell you all a little bit about one of my favorite projects of the year, which I call Twelve Days of Giving, or "Krista spends her bonus on cha...

  • December 14, 2016 Week Five: A Little Bit Here, A Little Bit There

    Someone asked me the other day how I was doing, and I said "fine, except for how everything is terrible." I'm sure many of you feel the same way and I hope you're all doing as well as can be expected...

  • December 06, 2016 Week Four: A Tragedy Close to Home

    I am sure that many of you have shared my sadness and horror at the terrible fire that claimed so many young artists' lives in Oakland this weekend. I know there are a lot of raw emotions and complica...