The Princess and the Pea: My Sensory Diet Does Not Include Peas

Last week, I got accepted to pursue graduate studies at the Pacifica Graduate Institute. I start in the fall. One of the things that I'll do in my Mythological Studies program is the archetypal analysis of fairy tales.  As I've also been seeing a Jungian analyst, and I've been a geek about these things for … Continue reading The Princess and the Pea: My Sensory Diet Does Not Include Peas

Personal Shadow Work

Physician, Heal Thyself - If I want to try to present ways to heal the cultural shadow, then I need to attend my own, too. It occurs to me that doing this here - in the public eye, so to speak - is a good way to show the process.

My Own Whiteness

I want to cover some of the ways slavery persists in the modern cultural shadow. I'm probably going to have to break this down into separate posts about the civil war, Jim Crow, and racial stereotypes, because there's a lot to say here. Before I get started, I'm going to wholly admit I'm likely going … Continue reading My Own Whiteness