The Unbowed Head

14 Comments »

To honor what is in front of us, we must simultaneously carry honor for ourselves.

Don’t kneel in shame if you can help it. Don’t kneel because you feel you are lesser than. Find a way to meet the world, to meet the sacred. Find a way to meet your Gods. Stand tall inside. Feel pride in who you are and what you are becoming.

The Virtue of Pride

38 Comments »

  One of the tenets of my religion is that pride is a positive virtue. Pride is knowing your place in the world. It is reaching to full height and claiming your space. Pride says to the cosmos, in a … Continued