The thing about puzzles is, there’s a moment between when you have all the edges done, and when you have enough of the middle filled in to see what’s missing, what’s left.
It is only when we stop insisting that the clown be just one thing that he is free to become the multiplicity of being that he really is.
It has happened again. In fact, it is still happening, even now. If not here, then somewhere, in this country, in this world. There is almost no end to it.
What do we do now?
This year Starbucks has completely capitulated to the growing pressure from right-wing fundamentalist Christian groups to “put the Christ back in Yule” by creating a holiday cup design that rejects all the Pagan symbolism of this blessed time of year.