Of the Mother

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Our local PBS station broadcast an episode of Nature recently, featuring the phenomenon of swarming in the wild. ¬†Basically a physical manifestation of the hive-brain idea. ¬†How it works for some¬†situations¬†and how it doesn’t in others. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†As I was getting up this morning, […]

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Conflict Resolution, continuing

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†There are some words which I avoid simply because of the sound that they make. ¬†Others, they just feel too negative, so I shun them. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†This morning’s¬†message has a¬†connection¬†to yesterday. ¬†As does our illustration. ¬†When I stood in front of the card altar, […]

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Allowances Made and Felt

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†For quite a few days now, “new” has been appearing in our readings, here in The¬†Burrow, that’s also been the case. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†We are all striving to do better, be better, learn more. ¬†So, it seems¬†that¬†“new” is¬†bound¬†to happen. ¬†Even though it’s not¬†always¬†an easy lesson. […]

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Care-Taking, on-going

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†There are some messages which need to be repeated. ¬†And then, repeated again. ¬†With a slightly different slant? ¬†We can only hope. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†This morning I heard words, then saw scenes. ¬†Both methods were sharing with me what would help us the most, and […]

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Historically Speaking and Thinking

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Demeaning¬†stereotypes and derogatory¬†clich√©s of racial and ethnic¬†heritage come up around this time of year. ¬†Every year. ¬†There’s some currently in the news right now. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Straight white¬†people¬†ignorance is an¬†unattractive¬†(and increasingly common)¬†phenomenon.¬† ¬†This shit still happens. ¬†I’m not one to rant (much) these days, and […]

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