Dear Genie #11

This week’s Dear Genie is from someone upset with me.  Hopefully, this response helps clear up a misunderstanding. Disclosure: This week’s letter was not  sent to Dear Genie but to my Facebook messenger.  I edited slightly for language and deleted a personal attack portion.  Used with permission from sender.  Messenger wrote: I listened to yourContinue reading “Dear Genie #11”

Calling Out 2016

My image today says, “2016 Broke All The Rules.” What I really wanted to say was, “2016 Was Bullshit!” I don’t want to turn this in to just another rant about how the world sucks, but there were a heck of a lot of sucky things that went on this year.  Aleppo, Dakota Pipeline andContinue reading “Calling Out 2016”

Awakenings

Most of us who have come through an awakening began our journey out of heart ache, pain or desperation.  I began my quest when my mom became ill.  Others when they hit rock bottom from addiction or mental illness.  There is almost always a catalyst for the desire to seek knowledge. There are mass awakeningsContinue reading “Awakenings”

Advice Giver

From the time I was in middle school I have always been the advice giver and the secret keeper.  In high school there were girls who never invited me to their homes or parties or to hang out – but if we had downtime in a class, they were telling me their problems and askingContinue reading “Advice Giver”

Fear Energy

If there is a silver lining at all to the 2016 American Election Cycle is that we have very visible proof of what what happens when an entire nation is frozen in fear.  Both sides of the election made the entire thing about which side we needed to fear more.  And the fear-mongering continues on still.Continue reading “Fear Energy”