“You have seen how quickly I provide assistance. Do the same to your neighbor. Do not wait until someone begs you; the afflicted would curse you, my matrons would erase your name from the book, and I would have to denounce you as a stranger.” Frya’s Tex (Neighbors helping neighbors after Hurricane Harvey [photo courtesy … More NEIGHBORS HELPING NEIGHBORS
“In Denmark, there is a very different understanding of what ‘freedom’ means… they have gone a long way to ending the enormous anxieties that comes with economic insecurity.” – Sen. Bernie Sanders Denmark has become a talking point on what I would call, “the Fox News Right”, because it has long been touted by the … More DENMARK!
“Politics is show business for ugly people.” Paul Begala I hate politics. Eight years ago Gov. Jesse Ventura wrote a book called “Democrips and Rebloodlicans”, which was about how BOTH the Republicans and Democrats were akin to gangs; which were in turn owned by and large owned by different oligarchical interests who sometimes competed and … More THE GRUBBY GAME
“Wonderful Lyda. Of laws she knew nothing; her actions were governed by her passions. To help the weak she would kill the strong, and when she had done it she would weep by their bodies.” The Book of Adela’s Followers When we allow our emotions to shape our beliefs and rule over us, dictating our … More PASSIONS OF THE WORLD
“You must guard against false shame, which always harms love.” The Writings of Frethorik and Wiliow In our society, we are often very preoccupied with the perceptions of others. “What does this person think of me?“, we will ask ourselves over and over again. And while this need/desire for social acceptance can be healthy, as … More FALSE SHAME