Speaker: Robert Weir
Robert M Weir works and plays with words. After working in radio, television, and the school yearbook business, the discovery of a brain tumor caused him to reassess his life. It reminded him of his mortality and motivated him to hone his creative writing skills and reorient his career. Since the 1990s, “Have Laptop, Will Travel” has been the theme of his life. He has enjoyed success as the author of many magazine articles, travel blogs, and books including Peace, Justice, Care of Earth, the biography of John McConnell, founder of the original Earth Day, and Brain Tumor, a medical memoir about his experiences with benign meningioma. Bob also is a writers’ coach, an editor, and a public speaker who gives presentations about people, peace-making, social justice issues, environmentalism, and his many travel adventures.
Each of us was born with a unique purpose and special talents … our gifts. Through stories and an audience-participation visualization exercise, local author, writer, editor, and public speaker Bob Weir reminds us to utilize our gifts, our vision, and our courage to live peacefully … read more.
The issue of fair legislative voting districts versus manipulated and skewed gerrymandered districts is going to be on the statewide Michigan ballot on November 6. It’s Proposal 2, put forth by a nonpartisan Michigan organization, Voters, Not Politicians. In his ministry, Voters, Not … read more.
This Sunday, Robert Weir will be speaking on “How Could so Many Murder So Many? Could it Happen Again? Is it Happening Now?
About Robert Weir:
Robert Weir works and plays with words.
A resident of Kalamazoo, he is a freelance writer, author, speaker, book editor, … read more.