Find Your Peace Now

Be the Light in All Rooms You Enter

During today’s global and personal changes, it almost seems like the world is going to hell in a hand basket. But what lines the hand basket is the key to moving from hell to heaven. The lining is weaved with questions from the profound, to the mundane: What is my purpose? Why am I here? Will I find love? Will I succeed? Will I ever be able to forgive? Sometimes the answers are easy to tap into, and most times, not so much.

However, we can rest in knowing that with every question we pose, there…


When he punched me in the face I didn’t think “hate crime,” — I thought, “Why the fuck did he do that?” Hate crime wasn’t something I heard much about in 1990, so it never occurred to me that I may have been a victim of it.

I park my car a block from Spike, an old West Hollywood haunt, a seedy after-hours bar catering to an alternative gay crowd — one of my favorites.

Inside my car, I notice a guy standing across the street. As he walks toward me, I start lowering my window and my appeal begins…


Do you know yours?

My husband and I drive to CVS’s drive-thru COVID testing a few hours after I post my first piece on Medium, SUMMER TRAVEL, COVID FREE? One car, 2 COVID tests — must be true love, swiping our noses together. We were in and out of the drive-thru in less than 15 minutes with results promised in 1 to 2 days.

The next morning, my cough subsides and I feel better, but I think it’s because I took a double dose of NyQuil last night. It works if you work it. …


Today I’m getting tested for Covid.

I recently came back from an epic trip to New England. Visiting family and friends I haven’t seen in 2 years. From Rhode Island to Block Island, to Martha’s Vineyard and back to Rhode Island, lots of people, places and things to mingle with.

Traveling from Palm Springs, my husband and I had to stay the night at a hotel by LAX because there are no direct flights to Rhode Island from Palm Springs. We picked up a one way rental car and drove to LAX.

All public forms of transportation require face masks…

Michael Hauser

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