Culture of disability

My partner and I both have disabilities, officially certified by the State of Texas.  I’m partially deaf and my partner is legally blind. Other than that, we’re “normal” people, who lead “normal” lives.  We are gainfully self-employed, we hold state healthcare licenses, and we get ourselves to work and back each day.  We keep a … More Culture of disability

As the Maypole spins

For my fellow Wiccans/Pagans, today is a major holiday, known as Beltane, where springtime, warmth, growth, life, and fertility are celebrated.  This probably conjures up visual images of dancing naked around bonfires in forests with flowers in your hair; that probably did happen and hell, it probably still happens in various little villages and communes…not … More As the Maypole spins