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First Scars

you are a boy with swallowing me whole

on the tip of your tongue

leave me free with regret

with blood dripping down my leg… 41 more words

Poetry

RIP Dolores Cannon

Dolores Cannon, author of more than 22 books based on past-life regression sessions held with clients over three decades, has made her transition to spirit this past weekend. 266 more words

Spiritual

Patience for Dummies

“It is very strange that the years teach us patience-that the shorter our time, the greater our capacity for waiting.” Elizabeth Taylor

A great teaching occurred during the span of the last four days.  511 more words

Writing For Healing

Austen, Beecher & Stowe

In the years leading up to the Civil War, Catharine Beecher’s influence was eclipsed when her sister Harriet Beecher Stowe’s book Uncle Tom’s Cabin ignited a movement to abolish slavery. 675 more words

Women Authors

Catharine Beecher (1800-1878), Part 2

The Hartford Female Seminary differed from dame schools that prepared girls for refined lifestyles because girls performed calisthenics. Catharine Beecher, like Lydia Maria Child who authored… 735 more words

Women Authors

Book Review - A Year of Biblical Womanhood by Rachel Held Evans

This is a book I’ve been wanting to read for a long time and it did not disappoint. I was familiar with Rachel Held Evans’ writing through her… 1,260 more words

Book Reviews

Catharine Beecher and Female Networking

Lyman Beecher, an ardent New England abolitionist, established the American Temperance Society in 1825 because women and families had been put at risk for being destitute when husbands spent family wages on alcohol. 306 more words

Women Authors