Thor and the Scientist

Thor, god of thunder, was one of my favorite heroes in mythology as a very young child. Something about the tremendous power of thunder and the mysterious workings of the sky truly fascinated me. Awkward, wanting to identify with Thor, as I was a little girl. I just didn't find very many female mythological heroines as … Continue reading Thor and the Scientist

A Drink and a Prayer

How do you celebrate St. Patrick's Day? It's a complex holiday. St. Patrick was born around 400 AD in Britain. History tells us he was kidnapped, became a shepherd who heard voices from God and had a profound religious conversion which he then shared to convert many Irish to Christianity. No beer, no snakes, and probably … Continue reading A Drink and a Prayer