Heat, Prometheus, and the Nature of Change…

Welcome to Summer! Here on the East Coast, we’re a-broiling! From a Mythological/Depth Psychological perspective, heat brings about alchemical reaction. Where there’s heat, there’s a burning away of the old; a sweating out the toxins of things that no longer serve us. Keep in mind, the same sun that helps things grow, and then causesContinue reading “Heat, Prometheus, and the Nature of Change…”

Welcome to Spring!

A time for rebirth, creating oneself anew, and the beginnings of the creative force of spring! The Greek story of Demeter and Persephone celebrates the springtime. Persephone, who had been spirited away beneath the earth by her uncle, (they did that in those days…) Hades, to become the Queen of the Dead, returns in theContinue reading “Welcome to Spring!”

And a Fool Shall Lead Them: The Popularity of Fake News Shows and the Battle Between Truth and Truthiness

(This article was originally written in 2008, though it is still relevant today…) For decades, since the advent of television and, even perhaps with the popularity of radio, Americans tuned in to hear the day’s news from highly respected and serious-minded newscasters. This ritual brought the world closer, as from the comfort of their homes,Continue reading “And a Fool Shall Lead Them: The Popularity of Fake News Shows and the Battle Between Truth and Truthiness”