Illuminated Priestess

Monthly Archives: December 2015

Do you remember some of the things your parents told you not to do? If you were a girl, these things may have sounded like: don’t be so bossy; don’t fight back; don’t you dare get those shoes muddy! If you were a little boy, you might have heard things like: don’t be so loud; quit crying, you aren’t hurt; and don’t act like a girl. All of these things that were… Read More

Last night I dreamed that Nicole Christine and I were camping and she told me, ‘Protect the girls. Take care of them. That’s your job.’ (I’m reading Under Her Wings). The dream was complicated and weird, as dreams often are. My husband and I were fostering two little girls, aged about 18 months and 3 years. I took our daughter, who is 12, camping. My husband showed up to camp with us… Read More