Part I: IT BEGINS

Am I afraid of the dark? Can I find more than fear there? Can I look at it all?

Hecate, Cerridwen, Dark Mother take us in;
Hecate, Cerridwen, let us be reborn.

–Patricia Witt

Part I contains these chapters. Click on a chapter to see sample contents:

Chapter 1. Facing the Problem – something feels wrong
Chapter 2. Getting Programmed – my childhood conditioning
Chapter 3. Biology’s Clout – how nature contributes
Chapter 4. Consequences – where these influences have brought me