Category Archives: Life Lessons

My Lover’s Quarrel (with the world)

I had a lover’s quarrel with the world. Robert Frost “In retrospect, this seems to summarize all the insanity of that time. Guy is standing on top of a burning building. Helicopter arrives, hovers, drops a rope ladder. Climb up! … Continue reading

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Lamb Country

“I didn’t have any food, any water and it was very cold, very cold. I thought, I thought if I could save just one, but… he was so heavy. So heavy.” The Silence of the Lambs “I’m a survivor. And … Continue reading

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Sweet Landslide

Oh, mirror in the sky What is love? Can the child within my heart rise above? Can I sail thru the changing ocean tides? Can I handle the seasons of my life? “Landslide,” Stevie Nicks “Some fates are guaranteed, no … Continue reading

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Pagan Privilege and the Dinosaur

“A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both.” Dwight D. Eisenhower “Even in the face of powerful structures of domination, it remains possible for each of us, especially those of us who are members of oppressed … Continue reading

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Raising Her Head: Goddess Resurgence and Pagan Responsibility

“For you men who still do not know I will give one further clue. Look into yourself – look into your heart. Do you see who it is who lies there, in a sleep near to death, a sleep that … Continue reading

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George Bailey Bleeds . . . and Lassos the Moon

  Looks like we’ll have to send someone down. There are a lot of people asking for help for a man named George Bailey. Joseph, It’s a Wonderful Life Clarence! Clarence! Help me, Clarence! Get me back! Get me back, … Continue reading

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Valleys

Y’all, let me begin by saying: I do not hanker to “V” words.  Some of my choices today were: varicose vein, vacuum, venerable, vicious, venereal, vindictive, Vatican, vacillation . . . Blech. Also, let me say that I have been … Continue reading

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Protected: Afterglow (with a pipe)

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Wooden Spoons

My momma has this story that has literally been stuck in my craw for years.  She had turned forty, was sitting at her desk at work (counseling psychology) and underwent an epiphany:  if I am going to do anything in … Continue reading

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Protected: Waiting on an Indigo Sky

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