Search:

Type: Posts; User: Gwen

Page 1 of 8 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    19
    Views
    3,818

    Re: committed polyamory quandary

    Thanks again y'all for support!

    Madness, my boy is indeed in trouble when Sita actually moves in! I'm not looking forward to those renegotiations but I am SO looking forward to having a cleaner...
  2. Replies
    19
    Views
    3,818

    Re: committed polyamory quandary

    Thanks! And good luck with your situation... sounds challenging. But I'm glad things are on the up.

    I find myself in the weird situation this week of kind of wanting to be living with Sita now...
  3. Replies
    19
    Views
    3,818

    Re: committed polyamory quandary

    Update: the Thursday after my last post (a little over a week ago) we had the "can we deal with our issues?" talk and decided yes, we can. The next day we brought her to our local witch shop and...
  4. Replies
    19
    Views
    3,818

    Re: committed polyamory quandary

    Thanks, y'all!

    Oh, I will be! ^^; I've got a steep learning curve ahead about dealing with periodic jealousy, untangling the complexities of three-way fights, bracing for the possibility of...
  5. Replies
    19
    Views
    3,818

    Re: committed polyamory quandary

    Thanks, all, for insight and solidarity! Solstice week I was able to spend a ton of time hanging out with our lady (let's call her Sita) and as an experiment intentionally related to her not as...
  6. Replies
    172
    Views
    15,984

    Re: Police fire on Occupy Oakland protesters.

    (Will look through the OWS founding info when it's not finals week--thanks for posting)
    Wanted to bop back in for this:



    I do expect that when you break the law you get arrested. So do the...
  7. Replies
    172
    Views
    15,984

    Re: Police fire on Occupy Oakland protesters.

    Thanks Dez for all the links--I actually hadn't sought out the footage myself because I've heard first-person accounts from people I trust. Good to have official stuff to refer people to.
  8. Replies
    19
    Views
    3,818

    Re: committed polyamory quandary

    Thanks you two! Ljubezen, we've set up a sort of decision tree: first I decide whether I can be in an open poly marriage, and whether I want to be in this one; then if I decide yes, the third party...
  9. Replies
    19
    Views
    3,818

    committed polyamory quandary

    Anyone here involved in committed polyamory? (not just casually dating multiple people)

    My spouse and I had a year-long relationship with our mutual best friend, who's been in love with both of...
  10. Replies
    172
    Views
    15,984

    Re: Police fire on Occupy Oakland protesters.

    Gorrammit, the intarwebz just ate a long post. Aright.

    Occupy Oakland is still going strong, though they've had to move their tents several times. You can track them here on their website. Lots...
  11. Replies
    1
    Views
    912

    ways to cause chaos with bouncy balls

    I'm compiling a list of ways to cause chaos with four small rubber bouncy balls. (Sending the list and the balls in my next care package for my sister.) Got ideas? So far I've got:

    1. bowling...
  12. Replies
    115
    Views
    10,665

    Re: Weather...rant about it here!

    Serious hail in Berkeley, CA?

    In the spring?

    Confusing.

    Sounded like Hermes, Krishna, and Loki got into a serious three-way ping-pong match for about 30 min, with another hour of lighter...
  13. Replies
    1
    Views
    851

    Inanna and lapis luzuli in Sumer

    (Not sure whether to put this here, in magic/ceremonies, or in academics.)

    I'm doing an Inanna descent ritual soon. I discovered in reading through the primary material that lapis luzuli shows up...
  14. Replies
    35
    Views
    19,386

    Sticky: Re: Getting the most out of using sources

    Time for another academic framework to look for!

    Postmodernism, Postcolonialism, and Poststructuralism are closely related frameworks that have taken academia by storm in the second half of the...
  15. Thread: Panentheism

    by Gwen
    Replies
    41
    Views
    8,839

    Re: Panentheism

    It's been a crazy-@$$ couple of weeks with classes starting up, so I haven't had time to get you sources yet, but I will! I've got some from a class I took on Neopaganism, taught by a Pagan grad...
  16. Replies
    13
    Views
    4,945

    Re: Hedge Witch Question

    Fascinating, Gardenia and Thal! So let me see if I've got this right:

    hedge witch: "low magic," herbs/plants, semi-shamanic sense of doing healing work on both sides of the boundary between...
  17. Replies
    13
    Views
    4,945

    Re: Hedge Witch Question

    Most of my responses have been said already. I tend to use hedge witch and kitchen witch interchangeably. I'm not sure I've met people who self-defined by either name who were not solitaries, but...
  18. Replies
    35
    Views
    19,386

    Sticky: Re: Getting the most out of using sources

    My seminary library doesn't have JSTOR, much to my dismay. I bum articles from my sis sometimes as she's at a university that does.

    Another note on secondaries: glance over the...
  19. Thread: Panentheism

    by Gwen
    Replies
    41
    Views
    8,839

    Re: Panentheism

    Sorry, it's super late and I'll have to read more carefully later... just wanted to drop in that as a religious studies scholar the word panentheism gives me a headache (and has been known to set off...
  20. Replies
    35
    Views
    19,386

    Sticky: Re: Getting the most out of using sources

    Thanks, Tylluan! I tend to find something of value in most secondary sources that do sufficient primary research, even if the author worked within a framework that is now discredited (or simply out...
  21. Replies
    35
    Views
    19,386

    Sticky: Re: Getting the most out of using sources

    Great thread!

    I'd like to add a word about using secondary sources. They're good for a number of reasons: giving historical/social/religious context to primary sources; exploring and commenting...
  22. Replies
    69
    Views
    8,105

    Re: Member titles

    On that count (and I do understand that this will all take some time!) I miss the "updated threads you have posted in" button. I'm going to be a sad Gwen if the only ways to see which of my threads...
  23. Replies
    56
    Views
    11,719

    Re: Egyptian Goverment blocks Internet

    Thank the gods!
  24. Replies
    56
    Views
    11,719

    Re: Egyptian Goverment blocks Internet

    If anyone gets in touch by landline please relay the news here!
  25. Replies
    12
    Views
    2,109

    Re: NASA: New life: "This changes everything"

    But this does not change a definition of "life" ...

    "The condition that distinguishes organisms from inorganic objects and dead organisms, being manifested by growth through metabolism,...
Results 1 to 25 of 178
Page 1 of 8 1 2 3 4