ranting Archive

Overwhelmed with the amount of essays I must write this semester. I think perhaps I have put too much on the plate marked school, I see it taking time and everything else off the plate marked me time and its not even sharing with the plate marked work and chores and shopping.

So in essence that [...]

I am finally fully coming out of a self imposed quasi silent period

*Title a nod to The wonderful Joy Nash

Shapely Prose a Fat acceptance blog that I read had a great article about Self esteem and the fat chick.

Wow did this article set off all sorts of bells for me. The more I thought about [...]

life has taking to kicking me. I don’t know why. It seems every time I get closer to being ok, something comes along and takes me out. Since October first, I have been in 5 near death situations involving cars.

The first one, involved my dear friend Honey Bee and I almost being broadsided by [...]

China tells living Buddhas to obtain permission before they reincarnate – Times Online

quote from the above article, by Jane Macartney Times Online

Tibet’s living Buddhas have been banned from reincarnation without permission from China’s atheist leaders. The ban is included in new rules intended to assert Beijing’s authority over Tibet’s restive and deeply Buddhist people.

Tibet’s living [...]

After watching this video, I was sick. These were the people I grew up with, going to both Southern Baptist and AG churches as a youth. These were also the same people who soured me on organized religion. So full of righteousness and one true way-ism, praying for the end times. Since that was my [...]

The insomnia is back and its worse then ever

The stomach in knots my brain racing as I lie there next to the Dragon trying to calm down, trying not to freak out.
Just wanting to curl up next to my love, feel his arms around, know everything is ok and go to sleep. Is that too [...]

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Personal Ceremonies

If you were to plan your own Wedding or Funeral ceremony, would you create two separate ceremonies for pagan and non-pagan folk, or would you just plan a ceremony around your beliefs. How would you feel if any non-pagan friends or family did not wish to attend such a ceremony?

Bwahahahahahaaaa … I am sorry [...]

Last night the Dragon and I were in round three debating on *what to do, before finally settling on watching some telly.

*i.e. watching tv or staying in the computer room. Debating which we would enjoy more before we finally winding down for bed.

The next decision is whose taste will we cater to [...]

You know sometimes I hate having to hold it all in.

Being the Me I am underneath all the time. That would be grand.

But I can’t, cause she is not always a very nice person.

Not At ALL

Its hard analyzing each statement to make sure it isn’t condescending, or rude. Making sure I am not seeming to [...]