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First of all, be advised: Tale spinning runs in my blood. The correct term is: Holy Moles! Moles plural, pronounced Moh - lays, with reverence. More on the moles below:
by Karen Hedwig Backman
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Apr 17, 2015 at 12:30 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
The phone rings. It is my mother. "Hi, Chauncey. What are you doing? Did you start your day yet?" I reply, "yes mom, I am grading papers." "What are you doing for Easter? What are you cooking?"
by chaunceydevega
Comment Count 66 comments on Sun Apr 05, 2015 at 11:18 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
The Election. The Corporations. The Weather. The Economy. The Population. The Culture. The War. These are some of the new reverse anthropomorphised mythological entities of American mythic ...
by disrael
Comment Count 1 comments on Sun Nov 02, 2014 at 06:19 AM PST with 1 Recommend
Though he told ABC News last week, “ I’m as much of a homophobe as Jesus was. People who are participating in homosexual behavior — they need to know that I love them, ” yesterday Phil ...
by Murphoney
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Sep 10, 2014 at 08:42 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Welcome to Sunday All Day Brunch. This is an open topic thread so help yourself to the goodies and sit a spell and let us know what is new with you? As we all know the primary directions are north, ...
by michelewln
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun May 04, 2014 at 07:02 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
In the Tip Jar to my Tuesday evening diary I mentioned that the India Supreme Court has recognized ...
by rserven
Comment Count 35 comments on Thu Apr 17, 2014 at 04:00 PM PDT with 49 Recommends
Even after I had shed the superstitions instilled in my childhood, I believed a man named Jesus once roamed the Middle East. Though not the supernatural offspring of any god, I figured he was a ...
by SecularSchoolTeacher
Comment Count 81 comments on Fri Apr 18, 2014 at 09:15 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
Here you go: For those who can't view ...
by Laurence Lewis
Comment Count 107 comments on Thu Feb 06, 2014 at 08:56 AM PST with 121 Recommends
Hi, I wrote the recent diary, “Japanese Mind- Story of the Crane”, and I am very happy for all of your warm responses, and putting me in Community Spotlight and Rec List. I am so grateful for ...
by YellowFroggyAttack
Comment Count 72 comments on Fri Jan 31, 2014 at 04:35 PM PST with 59 Recommends
Confession: I live in the middle of radish fields, and the only movie theater plays nothing but "Smash and Boom III" and "Tyler Perry Presents Loud and Noisy." Consequently, I will sound like a ...
by The Geogre
Comment Count 49 comments on Sat Jan 18, 2014 at 11:00 AM PST with 29 Recommends
Welcome to the Tuesday meeting of the Coffee Hour here at the Street Prophets group. This is an open thread. In an attempt to inspire our imaginations today, I thought I’d bring up the topic of ...
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 47 comments on Tue Feb 11, 2014 at 01:07 PM PST with 25 Recommends
by Chrislove
Comment Count 95 comments on Fri Dec 27, 2013 at 07:00 PM PST with 39 Recommends
All this blather by religious fanatics like Bill O'Reilly regarding the supposed war Atheists are waging on Christmas got me thinking: Would these fundamentalist folks be so right-wing if they ...
by SecularSchoolTeacher
Comment Count 507 comments on Tue Dec 24, 2013 at 10:39 AM PST with 313 Recommends
Santa, we know, is an Elf. Or maybe he is a Maiar. At any rate he has been kicking around Eurasia for a really long time. He is known in China as well as in the west of Eurasia. In China he is a ...
by atana
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Dec 17, 2013 at 09:48 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Some say, on that first morning of Christ's birth An unseen voice swept over land and sea Crying mournful, Pan is dead -- The Great God Pan is dead; And ever since, the ancient gods have ...
by Eowyn9
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Dec 16, 2013 at 06:08 PM PST with 6 Recommends
ProgLegs posted an excellent diary concerning a Mormon bishop who donned the guise of homeless man, that got me thinking about religious texts which focus on social responsibility. As was pointed ...
by gene s
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Dec 04, 2013 at 06:07 PM PST with 12 Recommends
Welcome to Thursday Coffee Hour. This is an open topic thread so help yourself to the goodies and sit a spell and let us know what is new with you. I thought today we could talk about the ...
by michelewln
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Nov 07, 2013 at 01:03 PM PST with 7 Recommends
Now the fingers are all pointing at you with the word "Liar". Due out ...
by Puddytat
Comment Count 43 comments on Tue Oct 29, 2013 at 12:36 PM PDT with 103 Recommends
Many would argue that there can be no such thing, “Viking women,” that there must only be Vikings, meaning men exclusively. Language is ceaselessly malleable over the ages and is adaptable to ...
by Karen Hedwig Backman
Comment Count 19 comments on Thu May 30, 2013 at 02:53 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
"Averagely wise a man ought to be, never too wise; for a wise man's heart is seldom cheerful, if he who owns it is too wise." -- "Sayings of the High One" 55, Poetic Edda I had a very, very nasty ...
by The Geogre
Comment Count 59 comments on Wed Apr 24, 2013 at 11:15 AM PDT with 58 Recommends