Category Archives: the arts

The view from in here

Rachel over at Velveteen Rabbi posted a Shabbat poem that included this lovely bit of imagery: Open me… …to a boat lazily drifting on the glassy surface of my heart’s own pond And then Terri Windling put up a right-up-my-alley … Continue reading

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Happy May Day!

Watch, enjoy and let this song make your day 53%* happier! The Mowgli’s, “San Francisco” *Error rate +/- 3 percentage points, based on a sample of 1 randomly selected blogger.

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The power of handmade

So, last night we opened our three-week run of South Pacific (it went really, really well!)… I have stretched and learned so much over the last couple of months! Community theatre is a radically different world from the big regional … Continue reading

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On the opening of doors

I’ve had a couple of neat experiences recently that I think may be related in obscure ways, to do with relationships, and connections, and being open to possibility. First, after 12 years offstage, I have stepped back into the world … Continue reading

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The colors I see

The following is the text of a homily I delivered yesterday at my UU church. The seeds of this talk were sown a few weeks ago when I got into a… discussion online with an evangelical humanist. He made a … Continue reading

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Gods in America

What does American paganism look like to me? A lot like this… this remarkable statue of The Great God Pan was created by George Gray Barnard, sculptor and architect (he designed The Cloisters), and now resides at Columbia University in … Continue reading

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Missa Druidica

Philip Carr-Gomm points us to an unusual opportunity – portions of Joseph Nemeth’s (aka Themon the Bard) Missa Druidica are being performed tonight in Denver by the Orpheus Pagan Chamber Choir and broadcast on Colorado Public Radio! (The show starts … Continue reading

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