We have all heard ad nauseum the expressions for being strong, like man-up. Take it like a man. Don’t be a girl. (I’m sparing you the really offensive words here.) They have been used by all genders. And most people laugh and shrug it off. But if this perspective continues, things will not look good for humanity. They aren’t looking great right now. So what will save mankind? Certainly not becoming bigger, stronger, more powerful, more stoic, or more intelligent. Certainly not being even more mentally focused.
Like many others here on Planet Earth, I have had my share of handicaps coming in. Being female on a planet that does not honor the feminine. Being a product of the 50s and 60s, and of an over-controlling Greek father. Having a physical body with a DNA of disharmonious energies to deal with. And, most difficult of all, a mind, like most on the planet, that is predominantly an over-controlling male energy. Continue reading →