Hey everyone, a quick share of a short film and interview, as I work on something intricate.
The Hero’s Journey is perfectly legitimate myth with a valid place among many others in the pantheon.
My daughter-in-law Ember is a nurse and a midwife. After much training, a year or two ago she attended her first clinical birth as an observer and assistant.
The habits of authoritarianism run deep. Obedience is only the most superficial.
Moving beyond redemptive violence.
Part 3-and-a-half of the Girard series.
That society will only be, if we prepare for it.
The second requirement is the bow into service.
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Surely we don’t actually kill people in hopes of placating the gods and restoring order. Do we?
We seem today to be partially emerging from an extended series of antifestivals, otherwise known as “lockdowns”.
To have soul is to be real.
I realize I am overstating my difficulty, exaggerating the case in order to tease out the reason for my recent feelings of futility.
Dehumanization is a primary weapon of war. It is precisely the opposite of what is needed if we are ever to pull together.
What’s causing the destruction?