Dharma not Pharma -- Leah Harris "And did you get what you wanted from this life, even so? I did. And what did you want? To call myself beloved, to feel myself beloved on the earth." - Raymond Carver, "Last Fragment," *All of Us: The Collected Poems* Having spent my entire adolescence either medicated on... Continue Reading →
Pharma and all the consumers (I use that word to mean all drug users, not just those with psychiatric labels---I use the word as it was intended!) gulping down drugs are poisoning our waters: From the Associated Press on CBS: Tons Of Released Drugs Taint US Water (AP) U.S. manufacturers, including major drugmakers, have legally... Continue Reading →
The raw ingredients: For the recipe visit Yes, We Cook!! And this recipe is dedicated to Clementine who inspired me to do this particular recipe. It's an unusual sort of meatloaf!!
I wanted a perfect ending. Now I've learned, the hard way, that some poems don't rhyme, and some stories don't have a clear beginning, middle, and end. Life is about not knowing, having to change, taking the moment and making the best of it without knowing what's going to happen next. - Gilda Radner Okay... Continue Reading →
I've posted from Gratefulness.org before, Brother David Steindl-Rast's website and community. He's a wonderful man who was friends with Thomas Merton another amazing Catholic Monk. Here is a video that he narrates. Beautiful!!
An interview with Thomas Szasz. From the Psychology Today blog by Ryan Howes. Well, today Dr. Thomas Szasz talks to us, and we're fortunate. My honored guest is a genuine maverick in the mental health field, a man who has "done more than anyone else to challenge psychiatry to abandon the destructive use of force... Continue Reading →