Democracy – Sometimes a Bitter Taste

The election has happened.  Like many people I am floored by the results.  While I was waiting for history to happen – for a woman to win- I was missing the discontent of people who had different values and concerns than I did.

If the election had been rigged by the enemy it could not have made me feel less satisfied.  Democracy has a bitter taste when the ingredients make a  different dish than that expected by the taster.

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About christineemmert

Words have been part of my life. First the spoken word in my time as an actress and increasingly the written word in my shift to writer. I write across the genres, but mostly as a playwright and poet. My interest as my life extends is in the realm of tethering myth to the mundane reality where I live. In this vein I have expanded into stories and novels. Presently I look at how myths taken from past cultures can affect us today. Hence my novella of Lilith which is out on Kindle . I live in the Eastern Woodlands where I try to incorporate nature into my many writing projects. We are so in danger of losing that link to our very planet!
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