Due to the patriarchal nature of tribal desert culture in the Middle East– where the three major Western World Religions: Islam, Judaism and Christianity sprang from– a skewed view of reality has grown. Women have been treated as walking holes that expel heirs; often treated as not much more than mere objects of pleasure. The […]
I was excited to hear about the talk being presented about Eva Saulitis on October 18th at SUNY Fredonia. The event was a must given my admiration for her. It was a reading and discussion of her work by her partner Craig Matkin, executive director of the North Gulf Oceanic Society, and Elizabeth Bradfield, naturalist-poet […]
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We dance because we want to let go, to escape, and express ourselves as we heed the alluring call of music: its rhythm and its beauty. There is a mysterious connection between the attraction to music and death. Like the rhythm of music, death is part of the natural rhythms. In yoga, we are taught […]
The first U.S. gold medal in this Summer Olympics in Brazil was earned by shooting guns. I could go on a rant about the irony of this. I could write about all of the guns that were used to clear favelas in Rio before the World Cup and Olympics to make it “safe” for wealthier […]
I would like to let everyone know that my book Death: An Exploration is currently available for a Goodreads Giveaway. I will be giving away 10 FREE copies. Sign up as soon as you can because the giveaway ends on 8/2. To participate, simply click the link below: Win a FREE Book at Goodreads!
Death has always been part of life. In this world of duality: hot and cold, good and evil, young and old; death is inextricably linked to life. Now that I have entered my mid-thirties I have experience death on many levels, the death of pets, friends, and relatives. I have also experienced death in a […]