Lisa Shaw's Blog – November 2013 Archive (2)

DOROTHY and TOTO: The Metaphysical Lessons of Oz

For the past fifteen years, I've used The Wizard of Oz to teach mythology, fairy tales, and Eastern philosophies to my college Literature students, sometimes three classes per semester, three semesters per year. Recently, instead of paying attention to the spiritual/transformational theme, I've taken greater note of my students' responses to the characters on the Oz adventure. Once Dorothy hooks up with her companions and skips along the yellow brick road in search of home and self,…


Added by Lisa Shaw on November 12, 2013 at 8:00am — 2 Comments

More Powerful in Spirit: When a Dog Becomes a Guide

I just did a reading for a dog I'll call Mandy, a Rottie mix with uncontrolled aggression. Unprovoked, she attacked my client'smaller dog, who died a few days later. The  woman, a veterinarian,  was distraught, helplessly watching the attack, losing one dog and struggling with the fate of the other. The attacking dog, otherwise sweet, could not be trusted with other dogs and the vet feared that would eventually become…


Added by Lisa Shaw on November 3, 2013 at 11:30am — No Comments

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