I Really Want Some Chick-Fil-A Right Now (Or A Political Pagan Lent)

So damn tasty. If only their profits went to feeding starving children or helping the homeless instead of hate!

Not only because it is Sunday, but because I haven't had Chick-Fil-A in a long time. Over a year. Maybe two.I don't eat Chick-Fil-A because they throw millions of dollars at organizations trying to prevent my friends from having basic civil rights. While I can pay $30 and sign a document that grants me all the privileges and rights of marriage, my friends have to go to specialist attorneys and pay hundreds of dollars to have ironclad wills and powers of attorney drawn up to give them … [Read more...]

Lent for Pagans

I've spent the past several years of Pagan life feeling superior about Lent.This is also how I felt growing up fundamentalist Protestant. The Bible said nothing about Lent. So we didn't do Lent. I'd see my Catholic friends giving up things they enjoyed, like chocolate or French fries. And I wouldn't taunt them about it, but I did not see the point. You like chocolate, eat chocolate. What's the problem?As a Pagan, I felt much more in tune with Laissez le bon temps roulez. St. Louis has … [Read more...]