You Can Breathe Now

You have permission to be human. You have permission to breathe. You have permission to act natural. You have permission to accept yourself. You have permission to love who you were born to be.Many people describe finding Paganism as "coming home." Suddenly, something in you that was dark and obscure has a light shined on it and you say "Oh! That's who I am!" You can label what it is that you are. You can put a name on it.I remember when I "came home" to Paganism. I had tried desperately … [Read more...]

Much Ado About Gaga

Over on the Evangelical portal Karen Zacharias Spears weighed in on Lady Gaga, and I thought it all sounded a bit familiar: “Elvis can’t sing, can’t play the guitar, and can’t dance. Yet two thousand idiots per show yelp every time he opens his mouth, plucks a guitar string, or shakes his pelvis like any striptease babe in town.” -- Herb Rau, Miami Daily News, Aug. 4th, 1956"It is a frightening thing for a man to watch his women debase themselves... It’s hardly original but if any daughter of … [Read more...]