politics

My lack of faith in the establishment is anything but apathy.

Before 2015, I was more or less apathetic about election politics.  I was an Obama supporter, but was registered as an Independent and, except for watching the occasional debate, did not pay a lot of attention to 'politics,' especially not on a local level.  At that time, my impression of 'politics' was that it was… Continue reading My lack of faith in the establishment is anything but apathy.

ecofeminism, personal growth, politics

Now I know what feminism really means.

I turned 30 this summer.  It's something I had looked forward to since my early twenties; I hoped that, by the time I was leaving that decade, I would feel more grounded, more clarity, more comfortable with myself and my place in the world.  I hoped that maturity would ease my agonizing neuroses, that I… Continue reading Now I know what feminism really means.

politics, spirituality

Why I am no longer a “New Ager”

This morning an email landed in my inbox from a metaphysical healer offering a "financial freedom healing audio."  He is a gifted healer whom I've followed in the past and whom I respect and whose loving beliefs are genuine. The email didn't get opened, though; it got deleted.  And that's because I no longer subscribe… Continue reading Why I am no longer a “New Ager”