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.
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.
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”