ends of the earth

The Last Mooseskin Boat

0 our Mother Earth,

0 our Father Sky,

Your children are we, and with tired backs

We bring you gifts that you love.

Then weave for us a garment of brightness;

May the warp be the silver light of morning,

May the weft be the coral light of evening,

May the fringes be the Falling Rain,

May the border be the Standing Rainbow.

Thus weave for us a garment of brightness

That we may walk fittingly where grass is green,

0 our Mother Earth,

0 our Father Sky!


circle of life

Why parents should 'baby' a crying infant

Perfectionism can go too far if parents intrude

After child abuse, impulses are harder to control

Psychotic disorders more likely after sibling bullying

"The tribal lifestyle isn't precious because it's beautiful or lovable or because it's "close to nature."

Not even because it's "the natural way for people to live."

To me, this is gibberish.

Tribal life is precious because it is tested out.

For 3,000,000 years it worked for people.

It worked for people the way nests work for birds, webs work for spiders, burrows work for moles.

That makes it viable." - David Sheen, Great Remembering

Back To The Family

Perfect Teeth of Hunter-Gatherers

How Hunter-Gatherers Maintained Egalitarian Ways

What hunter-gatherers tell about fundamental social networks

Hunter-gatherers and the mythology of the market

Scant evidence prehistoric people were warlike

"I contend that most of the mental illnesses that we are seeing in America

is reactive to the depraved nature of those who seek power over others."

Dave Hodges

certified experts

Ode To My Family

"We want fewer and better children who can be reared up to their full possibilities in unencumbered homes, and we cannot make the social life and world-peace we are determined to make, with the ill-bred, ill-trained swarms of inferior citizens". - HG Wells

Your children are not your children.

They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.

They come through you but not from you,

And though they are with you, yet they belong not to you.

You may give them your Compassion but not your Thoughts.

For they have their own thoughts.

You may house their bodies but not their Souls,

For their Souls dwell in the house of tomorrow,

Which you cannot visit, not even in your Dreams.

You may strive to be like them, but seek not to make them like you.

For Life goes not backward nor tarries with yesterday.

Khalil Gibran

Parents fall into the transcendental temptation if they think of themselves as Creators of their offspring.

The Binding of Isaac, Aqedat Yitzhaq, in Hebrew also simply "The Binding", Ha-Aqedah, -Aqeidah is a story from the Torah found in Genesis 22.

In the narrative, God asks Abraham to sacrifice his son, Isaac.

Abraham begins to comply, when a messenger from God interrupts him.

Abraham then sees a ram and sacrifices it instead.

The main problem of parenthood is one of possession or ownership.

Does the parent own the child or does the child own him or herself?


Setting Boundaries

Nagged by Loved Ones

Stressful social relations and mortality

Inherited Family Trauma Shapes Us

The Long-Term Effects of Adult Sibling Bullying

Chinese charater for family

family is defined as:

clan or tribe

group of organisms sharing common ancestry

group of like elements, chemicals, functions, languages

On heritage and inheritance

"Some of us learn control more or less by accident.

The rest of us go all our lives not even understanding how it is

, and blaming our failure on being born the wrong way."

BF Skinner

"Good times come and good times go; men and women are broken in mind and body by the waiting, the uncertainty, the sheer physical deprivation, and join the ranks of the down-and-outers, the unemployables.

No longer the rains, the soils, the personal effort on one's environment are the arbiters of the community destiny, but The Job." - Stuart Chase, 1931

"Scholars observe the family unit as the "nucleus of civilization," but when family interests are held as more important than those of the individual, it can have a dampening effect on market economies." - Gregory Rodriquez

my identity according to my father

A little stress can make brains sharper

Mouse brains differ if dad was stressed out

Kids may inherit stress from father's sperm

Stress hormone might play a role in Alzheimer'

Childhood Stress And Trauma Spark Drug Dependence

Chronic Stress Impairs ∝1-Adrenoceptor-Induced Endocannabinoid
Dependent Synaptic Plasticity in the Dorsal Raphe Nucleus

Cannabinoids Ameliorate Impairments Induced by
Chronic Stress to Synaptic Plasticity and Short-Term Memory

Cannabinoids Prevent the Development of Behavioral and
Endocrine Alterations in a Rat Model of Intense Stress


Humor is entirely subjective.
For something to be funny, it must ring painfully true.
Laughing together signals that we have a bond.


Open Societies and Closed Minds

Encyclopedia of Peaceful Societies

Tribal societies: Conflict is an alien concept

"The inability of the Western world to understand the tribal and religious underpirinings of Iraq and the rest of the Arab world is of long standing. The proof is in the media coverage: "How much longer are valuable lives to be sacrificed in the vain endeavor to impose upon the Arab population an elaborate and expensive administration they never asked for and do not want." - Times of London, August 7, 1920

"People will sometimes charge me with adoring tribalism.

They say, "If you adore it so much, why don't you just go do it?"

Those who understand me in this way totally misunderstand what I'm saying.

The tribal lifestyle isn't precious because it's beautiful or "close to nature."

It isn't even precious because it's "the natural way for people to live."

To me, this is gibberish.

The tribal life is precious because it is tested out.

For 3,000,000 years it worked for people.

It worked for people the way nests work for birds,
the way webs work for spiders, the way burrows work for moles.

That doesn't make it lovable, it makes it viable." - David Sheen

From the deepest roots of tribal society religion sprung.

Each of the Abrahamic religions arose during tense tribal times.

Religion, overlaid onto tribalism, advocates reciprocal altruism toward fellow kin and retribution against members of alien tribes deemed quilty of insult or injury.

A tribes mythical narrative instructs tribal members of social parameters.

Tribal life fosters a vibrant sense of solidarity while communal effort fills a human with pride and self-respect while motivating all toward mutual care.

Tribe kinship fosters loyalty through a desire to uphold individual obligations in the realm of reciprocal altruism which rule kin relations.

Beware ! Tribes and tribal members are sensitive to boundaries.

An insult or injury to any individual is an offense against all tribal members, and the only honorable recourse is full compensation or total revenge !

This is an essential ethic of tribes no matter their religion.

Mokomokai Heads Of Maori Tribesmen


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