Family and Friends Psychology and Mythology

Staying Close to Hestia’s Hearth

A foot of heavy snow fell in mid December. The world grew quiet and, for…

Athena, Velletri, 425 BC (Wikipedia)
Psychology and Mythology

The Goddesses Disagree: Athena, Artemis, and Hecate

“Do something that matters. Help transform the world, change the political situation, weave a tapestry…

Nature Psychology and Mythology

Seeding the Cycles of Life

Where do I find joy during a plague of covid and pestilence of politicians without…

Creative Commons
Political Action Psychology and Mythology

Can We Breathe Now? Soon?

I go to bed early election night without checking the news. I'm already exhausted by…

Family and Friends

Brotherly Bonds

Little David pulled open the door and held up his arms for a hug. Snot…

Nature Psychology and Mythology

The Cycle of Life: Monarchs, Mythology, and All Soul’s Day

"Come, Little Ones, it’s time to leave.” “But it’s cold out there.” “It’s cool but…

With a friend in the forest
My Land and Home Nature

Rooted: Grounded in a Precarious World

On a late summer evening, my friend Lisa and I walk in the old forest…

Creativity Nature

Transformation: The Season is Changing and So Are We

The sun speeds south on the western horizon. Autumn equinox is near. Twenty or more…

Nature Psychology and Mythology

Dancing with Monarchs, Defying Despair

The Earth burns. Citizens are shot for no reason other than the color of their…

Spirituality

A Prayer For Our Suffering World

I live in a rural sanctuary, but who can forget the pain of the world—the…