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Sir Black Fire

Sir Black Fire

Sir Black Fire is immortal. Sir Black Fire wears black, and red. Sir Black Fire carries a wooden sword. Sir Black Fire is a knight created by Orlando for his second homeschool play. (For the last one, he was a dragon.) In this play, he was on stage with an alien, another knight, a Jedi [...]

The Ritual Tribal What?

Please go read this short article: The Ritual, Tribal Abandonment of Mothers. Jeanne Denney has put into words everything I have experienced and worked to overcome since becoming a mother. I didn’t have a name for it at the time, but I recently wrote about this abandonment and its inverse in relation to the Dalai [...]