Most witches agree there are ethics involved when performing magic that affects another person specifically; whether it be a spell cast on another’s behalf or one that may affect them […]
Shame, as a verb, is a strange. It’s generally considered to be a pretty awful thing, yet is used openly as a tactical maneuver to gain control, often in seemingly […]
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Something has always bothered me about the idea of social justice. In fact, when I hear people talk about it, I cringe inside. This…
What is a traditional family? Which family structures give children an inherent advantage? What can be expected of children who are raised in a non-traditional family structure?
Every moral convention, whether it be religious, societal, or psychological or philosophical school has some version of The Golden Rule [The Ethic of Reciprocity] It transcends culture and faith and is based on an understanding of empathy.
I believe that people are intrinsically good. That compassion and love is our natural state. I believe we know what is right and good in our hearts…well, really in our […]
I’ve mentioned before that I believe in reincarnation. I believe we live many lifetimes in order to gain wisdom and to grow as a spirit being. I believe we work […]
What were you taught about sexuality? Do yo agree with it? What do you think we should teach our kids? | “Yes, Sex-Ed will teach her about sex, but who will teach her about sexuality? If it’s not her mom, then I’m afraid it’s going to be The Desperate Housewives of Sheboygan, WI…”
I’ll be talking about Paganism in this post. It’s a tricky subject for me to navigate because I don’t self-identify as a pagan, but many of my core beliefs are tied to Paganism. The thing about this video that really gets me is how it starts off as one thing. I’m educated, I’m trustworthy. Let’s all work together. Then it gets all slippery at the end with subtle messages and innuendos.
TRIGGER WARNING: THIS POST DISCUSSES RELIGION AND QUESTIONS SOME PRACTICES. I heard the term “apologetics” last week and it gave me the weirdest vibe. Maybe someone can explain it to me in a way that doesn’t creep me out so much.