My Inner Catholic Girl

My Inner Catholic Girl: Part Three

Posted by on Jul 25, 2018

In Part Two of this Inner Catholic Girls series, I wrote about integrating my two Inner Catholic Girls.In the process of doing that, I discovered a third one.I guess if you sit long enough, write long enough, you’ll get deep enough in your psyche to hit pay dirt.Because she’s the one I’ve been searching for all along…

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My Second Shame

Posted by on Jul 18, 2018

What I’ve figured out so far is this: that aspen bark leaves a white powdery dust on my lips when I kiss it; that wildflowers drenched in morning dew are as potent and fragrant as a woman aroused…

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My Inner Catholic Girl: Part Two

Posted by on May 16, 2018

In this blog I often refer to my Inner Catholic Girl. Turns out I have two of them. My Little Catholic Girl is seven, a towheaded little angel who follows the rules and makes straight A’s. She is kind and always stood up for the skinny girl with knobby knees that everyone teased~ a budding healing artist. In third grade, when she received the sacrament of Penance at her Catholic grade school, she had a hard time coming up with anything to confess. Forgive me father for I have sinned:  I didn’t make my bed this morning. My Teen Catholic Girl is another story. She’d need an hour in a...

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My Inner Catholic Girl: Part 1

Posted by on May 2, 2018

I’ve finally figured out that locking my Inner Catholic Girl into some dark, confessional-like corner of my psyche doesn’t work. She eventually finds her way out, rips the plug out of my laptop and hides the charging cord. So as I move forward with the re-publication of my erotic memoir, I’ve decided that this time I’m going to bring her along for the ride. Last weekend, I took her here. An abbey of  Benedictine Catholic nuns.  Holy women. Sisters.   The spiritual seeker in me has always been intrigued whenever I drove by and saw their sign in the no man’s land between Fort...

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