What I Learned from Robert and About Him

Four months prior to meeting Robert in Ljubljana, Slovenia, I had a dream about divorcing and marrying a new man on the same day. This profound experience truly challenged me, as I was quite lonely and expanding my spiritual endeavors. When we met in a December 2000 seminar,…

E-mails from Jason

February 2008 Hello everyone from cold and beautiful Afghanistan where the weather changes from day to day like (some) people change their underwear. Shall I begin my story? I shall. This is our first mission out to our training area without 2 of our men. SGT N. and…

Project Say Something: Educating Allies

In Alabama, we often get education wrong. Despite our low nationwide rankings, our insistence on maintaining corporal punishment in schools, and our reluctance to move away from the football-coach-as-history-teacher model, the most serious flaw seems to be a determination to hold on to white supremacy and bigotry. White…

GARDEN SPICES MAGAZINE: INTERVIEW WITH SARA JANE KELLY

Thank you for agreeing to interview for our online magazine! Please send your CV along with portfolio pictures! Keep your answers short & fun. Here are your questions: Do you think you are beautiful/handsome? What would you like to change? I used to despise being tall – I…

Fast Food from Home

If anything, I can get it on and off the stove in a jiffy…just not fast enough for this issue.  Here are a few of my recipes: (The photos are not mine, but they look enough like my dishes, and they received proper credit)  -Victorine Cheating Eggplant Parmesan…

HASSLE-FREE HASSELBACKSPOTATIS

  I would like to contest that potatoes are the KING of all vegetables. Why? Well… Supremacy  ‒ Every country, every part of the world, every household has its unique recipe that makes us rush home for the holidays. Adaptability ‒ They have a way to our hearts……

Be A Student Of Your Craft

  “To teach is to learn twice” was a mantra of a former spiritual education teacher, Dr. Helen Carry. She would reiterate time and again, the importance of exhaustive preparation before standing before a class to provide instruction. I was always grateful for that bit of wisdom and…

A Maid in Mumbai

Mumbai households could not survive without the army of ladies who service the homes as housemaids or “bais” as they are called in Marathi. (In Rajasthani a “bai” is a girl or a daughter.) These young ladies are often the sole breadwinners of their homes. They are married…