Religious Question?

How many times have you heard a person say, “I’m not religious, I’m spiritual”? I have said it myself to forestall questions about religious practices such as church going or public Bible study.

Questions in General

To be different, I had considered calling this post “I’m not spiritual, I’m religious,” but as I thought it through, I began to wonder what either or both entailed. If one is spiritual but not religious does it mean she is unconcerned with ritual and the trappings of organized religion? Does she focus solely on the feeling and experiential part of what? Religion? Is that not then being sort of religious? And is the opposite true of the person who claims to be religious but not spiritual? Continue reading Religious Question?

An Experiment in Truth Telling

What would happen if one woman told the truth about her life? What if 20 or 100. Would we then understand the truth of the world,  of other people, of ourselves?

I am beginning this blog as a little experiment where I intend to tell the truth not only about my own ideas, but also the truth about social situations, the world, nature, religion, and just about anything else. Of course, it will be my truth, but you are welcome to disagree without being disagreeable.

Even at my age, I am still discovering the path ahead of me on my journey. I was a child of the 50s and 60s, and in some very real ways, I am still that “child.”  Continue reading An Experiment in Truth Telling