The Dark Art of the Psyche Like all young children, we wanted to please. Pleasing didn’t just mean praise, it meant survival. So we all adopted the practices of our parents, healthy or not, so we could live to adulthood. No matter how the original home culture was shaped, it’s quite likely the patriarchy was alive and well inside it. The ways our fathers treated our mothers. The way our mother treated herself. The way they both spoke of family, neighbors, church, friends, politics, public figures. The way they storied God and punishment. We watched and learned more than […]
When Angi and The Wonder Hunters find a Wonderland sign in the middle of NOWHERE on the Isle of Lewis, at the edge of the world, what happens? We stop and SING! Of course! To the field sheep. Who have a hard time clapping with those cloven hooves.