Inclusion, citation, love-affairs with mythic past; more ADF-inspired musing

I've made more progress in reading through the DP manual -- I should have the finished tonight/tomorrow, and I'll move on to supplemental material. I want to make it perfectly clear: I am already finding much of value in the material, and I'm not knocking anyone's approach. I've interacted with people in the ADF before … Continue reading Inclusion, citation, love-affairs with mythic past; more ADF-inspired musing

Gratitude: sometimes I have it, sometimes I jump right into the blame game.

I've been needing new shoes for months, ever since we realized that my new boots were the root (hah!) of my leg pain and I went back to my old shoes (complete with cracks across the bottoms) in the interim. Nothing says 'put shoe shopping off, hell put everything off another day' like intense sciatica flare-up. … Continue reading Gratitude: sometimes I have it, sometimes I jump right into the blame game.

Nauthiz

Need drives me. I'm not special in that; I suspect that need drives a lot of people, when (heh) the need arises. Holding what I know of myself (I'm not driven by want or by interests -- I'm more gentle in my approach when I'm writing regularly or when I'm knitting) and thinking about need, … Continue reading Nauthiz