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Reclaiming Birth for Our Daughters
Since the beginning of time, women have been the traditional
custodians of birth. We have possessed all the innate knowledge, powerand
wisdom necessary to bring our babies into this world... In the spaceof
short generations, birth has been stolen from women, sanitized of emotion
spirituality and repackaged as a medical procedure.
Are you a Feminist or a Masculinist?
My friend didn't know many people when he came to Victoria so would startup
conversations. He has had some interesting reactions when he told people
he was doing Women's Studies.
I Pledge To Be a Better Me
During the last days of the old year I usually compile a list of resolutions
that I promptly disregard away January 2'nd. This year I'm trying something
different. Instead of making resolutions during the bony thin days of
when my soul aches for comfort not resolve, I've decided to do it nowin the
heavy, bountiful days of autumn. While I enjoy the abundance of plump,juicy
vegetables and fruits from my garden I'll linger onthoughts that keepme
closer to my authentic self.