He woke up, blinking the eternal sleep out of his eyes. His blurry, sleep-addled vision took them in, flickering candle light casting erratic shadows.
“What.” he croaked. He saw the confused looks on their faces. “Ah. It’s October again, isn’t it? Who were you after?”
“We were calling on the spirit of…” one of them started.
“You mispronounced it. I’m Sam Hane. Leave me alone.”
As he faded out he heard one of them say, “I told you you were saying Samhain wrong!”
What an interesting take on things. I’m not religiously bound to these ideas but the patterns seem familiar. I need to think about this some more.
Climate change is already creating climate refugees and some of them are us. And more will be in the future.
This article is from November, 2018. Read it anyway.
I have no idea where I’m going but here I go!
Just walked Episode 1 of #thewalk “And the Earth was…” in 45 min & 3991 steps
I caught it! Comet NEOWISE shows up in the last five seconds! Pretty dim but it’s just above and right of center as the clouds part.
BIPOC – Black and Indigenous People Of Color
Read this article for a more in-depth explanation. It is a good reminder that searching for (or, worse, demanding) the “right” terminology can erase the struggle involved with developing modes of communicating about groups of people and oppress the people doing the work.