My grandma says “This organic stuff is a scam.” I pause a beat, and deliver my come-back: “No it’s not!” Fact is, before Dubya-Dubya Two, everything was organic. It’s old-timey. And the idea of slathering chemical-laden moisturizer all over your face has got to be one of the stranger fictions to arise from our culture’s chemical hangover. But until recently, there wasn’t much of an alternative. Now there is.
Review via Waylon Lewis, from the Spring 2006 issue.
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The 4 Stages of a Good Divorce. A Letter to my Children: You do not come from a Broken Home. These People are Rare Gems—Keep Them, Fight for Them, don’t Give Up on Them. Mom, can I Call her Mom, Too? Jon Stewart makes first appearance since retiring—”it’s not your country.” Waylon shares 10 transformingly beautiful Quotes about Love. 40 Things I’ve Learned in 40 Years. Dear Woman in the White Car at Margaritas Mexican Grill in West Memphis, Arkansas on July 15th, 2012. When your Heart is Wounded, I will Hold your Hand. Hot Love with a Leo.