My Blog and Its Purpose

My Blog and Its Purpose

As one of the oldest female baby boomers, my life has been unalterably intertwined with “second-wave” feminist theory.  Fortunately, I am one of the lucky women of my generation. I have managed to survive feminism’s tenacious grip with my rational mind still intact. Unfortunately, for many of my female contemporaries, this is not the case. I am … Continue reading

The Miracle of Motherhood – Virgil

The Miracle of Motherhood – Virgil

“Begin, little boy, to recognize your mother with a smile.” It’s amazing for just how long men have loved, and revered, their mothers. That is, up and until, radical, second-wave feminism changed women, including mothers, to believe that “career” is more important than being mother to their sons. kqd

The Sacrament of Marriage – Enid Bagnold

The Sacrament of Marriage – Enid Bagnold

“In marriage there are no manners to keep up, and beneath the wildest accusations no real criticism. Each is familiar with that ancient child in the other who may erupt again. We are not ridiculous to ourselves. We are ageless. That is the luxury of the wedding ring.”

The Miracle of Motherhood – Edgar Allen Poe

The Miracle of Motherhood – Edgar Allen Poe

To My Mother In the Heaven’s above, The angels, whispering to one another, Can find, among their burning terms of love, None so devotional as that of “Mother.”                                              1845

Mothers: Witnesses to Sacrifice

Originally posted on The Search:
Brantael The current crises in western culture are centred in a profound disagreement about the nature of truth. This conflict is expressed almost without exception in areas sexual. And the family, founded upon the sexual relationship of man and wife, sits at the front of this culture war. In his…