Tags » Rituals

Charming Kenyan Ritual Combines Public Teen Circumcision, Cow Slaughter

Because how better to shed the mortifying chrysalis of adolescence than to be draped in bovine entrails, then mutilated spread-eagle for a crowd of delighted onlookers? 91 more words


Arrivals: Is Everybody Happy?

This month is the third year anniversary of my father dying.  I miss him and my mom.  A lot. My parents created a lot of safety in predictable rituals.   776 more words

Marriage And Family Therapy

Family Romances

Inherited objects. Peoples lives.
Family Romances
Embodied existence
Feeling of bodies
Being interconnected and intraconnected
Everyday intimacy
Broken families
Familiar yet not……..


Anatomy of an unruly emotion

Love and the uncanny

“The other may feel intimately familiar and yet is a stranger”

“Uncanny familiarity in our love choices”


Goddess Awakening Workshop

Do you desire to harness your creative power to release health and prosperity in your life? The Goddess Awakening Workshop Series was designed with you in mind. 141 more words

Holistic Healing

Communion Rites Spreading Ebola In Nigeria

Surprising, because having some pedophile dunk his pudgy fingers inside hundreds of slimy mouths seems perfectly sanitary…

…some faithful Christians are still choosing to receive the elements in the mouth, Nigeria’s Guardian newspaper reports… some priests were still using their bare hands to deliver bread and wine in the mouth.

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A Nonsexist Wedding: an Oxymoron?

As we can see plastered all over the news as well as in our everyday lives, many traditional beliefs and rituals of the Church have caused them to lose their following of young members because they are outdated. 450 more words