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The Greatest Teacher – Reality

  “All of us are apprenticed to the same teacher that the religious institutions originally worked with: reality.” – Gary Snyder, The Practice of the Wild When I was very young, I was in awe of my teachers. I view t...
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Feminism is Men’s Business Too

I’ve been thinking a long time about our sister Miley Cyrus, since she first wagged her tongue at me across my living room floor. That fateful VMA performance unleashed a maelstrom of various commentary ranging from ‘lea...
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The Way To A Meaningful Life

Check Out the Trailer for A Horseback Ride to the Soul, a Documentary Featuring Kindred’s Founder, Kelly Wendorf )  The Way To A Meaningful Life Like many little girls, I was bitten by the horse bug at a very young...
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Story + Play = Engagement

Life is relationship. There is me, my authentic nature with its needs and curiosities and the cosmos expanding infinitely beyond me. What happens in the gap defines my life. Children are sponges. Their rapidly changing b...
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Sexual Beings

Let’s talk about sex. And children. Yes, children. We are born sexual beings. For many of us, somewhere between our birth and our active sexual life as an adult we have become less than satisfied, joyful, radiant beings,...