Author Archives: Rachel "Ginger" Lazarus

About Rachel "Ginger" Lazarus

I'm a post-feminist, ex-showgirl, looking to make a fulfilling life in the country with my fella, our girls, our dog, and "the ladies" our dozen chickens.

Emerging :: Cult of Gemini

The New Year of 2015 is here and my word of the year is Emerging. Kathy Frey, my red-headed Gemini star twin and I have found our selves on similar paths these last 5 years. Both of us emotionally and … Continue reading

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Demons and Angels

While there were many time I wished you weren’t in my life, Linda, I thank you now from the bottom of my heart for sharing with me all of your lessons. I hope that you find the peace and love in the afterlife that you have always deserved. Love, Rachel Continue reading

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Getting Schooled

As I’ve said, I was no great dancer-especially compared to my contemporaries and the visionaries of the time: Rachel Brice, Mardi Love, Heather Stants, Mira Betz, Frederique David, Elizabeth Strong, Jill Parker, Carolena Nericcio, Princess Farhana (who had just “come … Continue reading

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Goodbye Dancer.

Last night I as I was sitting in the Nevada City Theater, listening to the first strains of Helm playing live, I felt the familiar pang of envy. Continue reading

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Moved and Inspired–Where’s my passport?

Tonight we saw The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. There is a saying in our house: The Universe doth provide. And how. We’ve had a rough start to 2014 in our house. Some of us are letting go of things and … Continue reading

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Margaret Cho’s Sensuous Woman Show Review Circa 2006 I was looking for some belly dance photos of myself, and found this review by Lella from 2006. Back when I lived in So. Cal, I had the great fortune to become … Continue reading

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Ordinary Days–Pinky Promise My good friend and moon sister Brenda and I were chatting on our way home from our New Moon gathering. We both have blogs (hers is http://www.tinyorb.com/) and we both find ourselves creating our own obstacles to doing … Continue reading

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