Functional Syncretism

Blending of different beliefs – inspiration, appropriation, exploitation, recreation? First, a bit about Stories I love stories. Not like. Not … Continue reading Functional Syncretism



Universal Symbols are a good ideal, but truly universal? Everything an Indian does is in a circle, and that is … Continue reading Circles


What’s in a Word?

How we perceive meaning isn’t always Black and White.

I like to think about things. Like this:


taijitsu, the yin-Yang symbol. Pretty simple. Pretty elegant. It’s widespread, but I don’t know how far afield it has travelled, and what people make of it. Continue reading “What’s in a Word?”