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How to Hold a Ceremony for an Unborn Child

July 20, 2012


Here is a short story and then a ‘how-to’ about holding ceremonies for children lost prior to birth. Ceremonies can commemorate, honour and heal. Too often when an unborn child is lost, the grieving of parents or would-have-been parents is invisible to the rest of community; there is no funeral or other occasion to acknowledge […]

“If you had the chance to change your fate, would you?“

July 17, 2012


I saw Brave (in 3D!) last night – very impressed. If you watch the trailer, the main character Merida will tell you that this is a movie about changing one’s fate. *** spoiler alert – do not keep reading if you don’t want any spoilage! *** Indeed Merida does change her fate, not by spells […]