Category Archives: Feminism

Hillary, abortion and The Illuminati

Planned Parenthood on Point Street in Providence, RI has weathered many anti-abortion protests. This April 23rd #ProtestPP organized nationwide actions and a diverse group of Rhode Islanders came out to counter-protest. Demonstrators pro and anti lined the sidewalks. I chose … Continue reading

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We Shall Overcome Abortion

It’s not unusual to see grisly signs and picketers outside the clinic. This Saturday, October 10th, The Diocese of Providence and Rhode Island Right to Life sponsored a demonstration in conjunction with a national campaign to defund Planned Parenthood. ‘Pro-life’ … Continue reading

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A Curse for Chrissie Hynde

Hi Chrissie, You don’t know me, but your voice gave me power and comfort in hard times. ‘Mystery Achievement’ was the theme of every escape plan from a sh-t job I made through a succession of terrible, low-paid purgatories I … Continue reading

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Tarot Daily Dot Decoder, March 10, 2015

Playing with my tablet last night and downloaded the Amazon app. I might delete it, it’s just a shopping catalog and what I have on my Kindle is better for shopping for books. I pulled up ‘daily deal books’ and … Continue reading

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The Rainbow vs 50 Shades of Grey

I’m bracing myself for the grey wave due to soak us all this Valentine’s Day when the movie opens. A couple of years ago the book was all the talk around my office. Why, I wonder, do smart, competent women … Continue reading

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Tarot Daily Dot Decoder, January 22, 2015

Try this thought exercise. How many TV shows about doctors can you recall? I can remember all the way back to Dr.Kildare. How many shows about nurses aides- without whose labor the US health care system would collapse? Unsung for … Continue reading

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This is My Body, This is My Blood

One thing about eight years of Catholic school in the 60’s- it was religion in interesting times. Women may remember a scramble to hide our uncovered heads from God, who did not want to look down from Heaven and see … Continue reading

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Tarot Daily Dot Decoder, Christmas Eve, 2014

The Christmas story of the baby born in a manager has given inspiration for some lovely sacred art. This painting by Antoine Le Nain sometime in the 1600’s shows a humble family in a quiet moment. Wishing all some quiet … Continue reading

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Tarot Daily Dot Decoder, November 17, 2014

Today’s Tarot is Page of Cups. Looking for inspiration. A friend sent me these words of the monk Thich Nhat Hanh, who is recovering from a serious health crisis. ‚ÄúThis body is not me; I am not caught in this … Continue reading

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Tarot Daily Dot Decoder, October 7, 2014

Short on words today. Some of my Facebook friends are posting pictures of flowers to balance out the negativity that is going around. These are from Rowe Camp, a little bit of Heaven in the Berkshires. Give thanks for unknown … Continue reading

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