Publishous
Published in

Publishous

Maybe It’s Not the Yellow-Bellied Sapsucker’s Fault

Deflect shame and guilt? Or, reflect love and light?

That yellow-bellied sapsucker!

It’s a pejorative, isn’t it? You know — a putdown. It’s the only way I’ve ever known the phrase to be used.

Some folks use the term to describe a rascal. Others use it to avoid saying…

--

--

A lifestyle publication. Delve into the lusciousness of life

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Paul Phillips

Christ-follower, writer, Horn player, curmudgeon-in-training. Recovering hypocrite. http://www.spaulphil.com/