Illuminated Priestess

Monthly Archives: March 2018

There is a lot of us-vs-them mentality going on now. There are those who believe we should have and continue to have the right to keep and bear arms. There are those who believe that times have changed, that too much violence is happening, that too many innocents are dying. I have news. There is no ‘us’ and there is no ‘them’. We are all one. We are all the I AM… Read More

It’s International Women’s Day. It’s easy to say thank you to women like Oprah and Maya Angelou, Malala Yousafzai and Vandana Shiva, Gloria Steinham and Audra Lord, because they have led the way in such public, mainstream ways. I am thankful for these women and so many more who, like them, have taken the stage to lead the way toward equality for all women. Today, however, I want to say thank you… Read More

It takes a lot to get my dander up these days, but folks? It’s up. Someone was telling me about a teenaged, sexually active woman who is young enough to still live at home with her parents. She has asked for birth control and it has been flatly denied. She also says she has been told that if she becomes pregnant, no matter how the pregnancy happens, that she will have the… Read More