This Threshold Choir song keeps playing in my memory:
I am a song,
sung by the voice of God,
riding the wings of spirit
through infinite sky!
Sacred is all creation,
sacred am I.
A recent Sun Magazine Interview with anthropologist David Lancy, author of The Anthropology of Childhood: Cherubs, Chattel, Changelings, made me stop and think about some interesting things, including WEIRD values and treatment of disabled children in traditional cultures where old age is more highly valued than youth.
Leviton: In describing our culture you use the acronym weird — Western,...