Writer Zora Neale Hurston (1891-1960) presents the challenge for freethinkers of any age who question tradition … the “pigeon-hole way of […]
Dammed Rivers, Damned Minds
A believing friend of mine shared this video about a river near where we lived in our youth. A dam […]
She slowly moseyed out of the forest, across the road and over the lawn to lay down in the shade […]
Another amazing neighbor building their house on ours. . .
I swear I can’t step outside the door without spying some critter I’ve never seen and have no idea what […]
“Origin stories function, to a degree, as myths designed to create a shared sense of history and purpose.” Some books […]
Hide and Seek?
An excerpt from the “Highland Views” column coming this weekend. Physicists are seeking a “fifth force” in the universe. So […]
What we sing is a statement of who we are. The music we choose can be entertaining and, it can […]
Dismembering the Body of Christ
Alright, freethinkers, don’t assume I’ve lost it, but I’ve got to say something about something that’s butted my brain and burned […]
An Educational Pilgrimage
from an essay I’ve been writing on “Owning up to Ownership”: As I try to make an effort to learn […]
Womb to Grow
But not in the way you might expect. . . Bear with me for a bit of uncomfortable (for some) […]
Some are expected, others not. This dappled moth came by to hang out this morning.
I never get Sick-a-more leaves, especially this time of year when it seems a tree is suddenly covered in green […]