Expectation, Disappointment, Detachment — Keeping It Real

Those of you who know me already know that, while I write of the value of detachment when it comes to emotional responses to things, and the value therein, I struggle a lot with finding the balance between expectations and disappointment.  For the majority of my life, I've dealt with this by simply not looking … Continue reading Expectation, Disappointment, Detachment — Keeping It Real

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Krishna makes me cranky.

I woke with a tension headache, around 4am. For migraines, I need to stay horizontal. When I wake with the tension headaches, there's nothing to do but get up, sit at the table and try not to move. I crawled into the shower first, trying to loosen the muscles of my neck with heat, and … Continue reading Krishna makes me cranky.

Book update, do people actually change, and the Pagan Perspective covers “godspousing!”

Most exciting thing first: the complete first draft of A Marriage of Land and Sea is FINISHED!!!! We'll leave aside the fact that I know I need to rewrite the last 2k of the book. I've waffled about whether that counts as finished or not, but I think it's important to celebrate the steps of book making … Continue reading Book update, do people actually change, and the Pagan Perspective covers “godspousing!”

Oh, the humanity; or Compassion and Poseidon (The Pagan Experience week 5)

WK 1- Feb. 2- Humanity- How do you define “humanity”? What is your contribution to the collective space of humanity? How does your spiritual path support this definition and contributions?Note:  we will be exploring some of what you all share as your practices more deeply in the months ahead, so don’t hold back in giving … Continue reading Oh, the humanity; or Compassion and Poseidon (The Pagan Experience week 5)