Browsing All Posts filed under »Mythology«

Not All Christians?

April 1, 2021


Some Christians are concerned about the religion's public image--with good reason.

The Origins of the Idea of a Punitive God

February 28, 2021


How and when did the idea of an angry, punitive god arise? And why?

Parenting for Inoculation Against Indoctrination

January 29, 2021


It is NOT easy to protect one's children from toxic, dehumanizing, religious ideas.

The Bible: What Is It?

January 17, 2021


What is the Hebrew Bible (OT) doing?

A Pathway Out of Indoctrination

January 14, 2021


I realized that I love learning about religion.

That’s “Too Controversial!!”

November 17, 2020


Suddenly, after two and a half decades of teaching, one development in religious history was deemed "too controversial."

Carbonetics: My New Religion

October 15, 2020


Atheists are fully human and deserve full human and civil rights.

Fabled Kings & Creators

October 4, 2020


Was King David a historical figure? Where and what is The Garden of Eden?

Lughnasadh Sunrise

August 3, 2020


It is said that the ancient Celts celebrated Lughnasadh–the first harvest holiday– on August 1. Lugh is the Celtic god of light and the male deity associated with the holiday; Grainne is the female deity. I celebrated Lughnasadh by witnessing a breath-taking sunrise, baking bread to celebrate the grains, weeding the garden, and sleeping in […]

‘Rona Time & Harvest Time

July 30, 2020


I realize that August is at the door, with arms full of produce.