Planet Soul

It’s not about religion. It’s about being honest with yourself.

It was Christmas Eve, but it sure didn’t feel like it.

The previous Christmas Eve, I’d watched a midnight Mass outside the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem. I suppose it couldn’t get any more “Christmas” than that. But there had been snipers on the rooftops protecting the gathering from…

The death of George Floyd was a tipping point for me

I’ve never had much to say about racial injustice.

Not because I don’t have opinions, but because I don’t feel qualified to provide an opinion regarding the subject. I’m a young, white woman. I don’t know what it’s like to be black. I’ve never lived in an American city. Growing…

Dakota Morlan

News reporter and writer from the land of bullfrogs, cattle and cannabis. To read more, visit and subscribe. @DakotaNMorlan

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