At 07:49 PM 12/15/98 -0800, Danielle Ni Dhighe wrote:
>At 10:12 PM 12/15/98 -0400, Neil McEwan wrote:
>>Vacuous New Age travesties of the Celtic cultures are bound to
>>strike a nerve here.
>She was a teenager, Neil. Instead of mocking her, couldn't you have found
>some other way to get the point across?
Are we talking about the Australian faerie-girl? I didn't mock her.
I did ask her if any Native Americans were involved in her Native DreamQuest
Ceremony, which is a fair question -- cultural appropriation is a relevant
and important issue.
>Or even taken a few seconds to point her to some resources that might be
>more appropriate for someone interested in Celtic Paganism?
Do you think she was even as serious as that? I think she just had an
over-active imagination, that's all.