Letters To Earth

The U.S. is on "The Hero's Journey"

When the U.S. faced the recent election, most people saw it as just an election. I saw it as the start of The Hero's Journey. I was on pins and needles as I waited for the outcome of the election! The hero's journey is a journey that involves: 1. Making a choice – either knowingly or inadvertentl...

People Voted for Change in Government...Not in the Electoral College!!

People are pushing the idea of removing the Electoral College!?! IMHO this is a very bad idea. The Electoral College was formed with an eye to preventing any possibility of groups of states with selfish regional interests from ganging up on smaller states or states far away from their problems a...

Act One - Worries about the Donald

I was in bed and almost asleep at 10:26 last night when my iPad began going off. A student wrote: “OMG heaven help us!! This election is nailbiting!! WHAT did the Robes see in Trump over a woman (Clinton)?” I wrote back: “LOL, it isn’t about Trump vs. Clinton. It is about consciousness. It i...

The NY Times headline said...

..."Mitt Romney and John McCain Denounce Donald Trump as a Danger to Democracy" and my instant gut reaction was, "There is no worse threat to democracy than John McCain!" My second thought was, "Maybe they're right in the sense that Trump is a huge threat to the sham democracy McCain and Romney w...

Perceptions and questions these days...

Have we forgotten our manners? What kind of arrogance goes so far as to make anyone think they have the right to bomb someone’s car or home?! What a difference Mendocino CA is from other places in the world! They have voted in a law that says each of us has the right to self-governance, and that...