“12 Years a Slave” stirred up rage, and Nelson Mandela’s death stirred up old memories. And old memories form chains that can only be removed by affirming a love for those who regard us as their enemy. It only comes when we refuse to use power for personal gain.
What started as research for a women’s retreat at church has now become a book – a first book for local author Leslie Clay. I sat down with Clay to find out more about the book, and what she learned from writing it.