To age is to understand that you are responsible for gathering gifts and collecting timeless wisdom that you will later share. Only when you are able to stand grounded in your value and speak it will you be prepared to carry the next young woman upon your shoulders.
We are being brought back down to earth by the zeitgeist that is upon us. As Jung says of neurosis, we can go where it’s taking us willingly and follow signs and dreams, or be dragged there unwillingly by symptoms and consequences.
April Souldish events include, the Horned Ball with Kostume Kult and Reality Sandwich, Hofmann’s Dream a Seed Benefit party in Newark, Evolver.net’s long awaited Psychedelic Spore, The Crystal Method CoSM Benefit Party, Celebrate Earth Day, and Psybotik’s Lumenaughty.
When I was male, my peers and I used sarcasm and irony as standard social currency, even social armor. I used it so habitually that it leached into my being, into my inner-child — the one in the dream. As a female, I unlearn the social currency and armor of my male self.