A couple of online friends have been brave and posted their thoughts on this subject on their own blogs, and they are worth sharing here.
FtA at Emerging From the Ashes
Sillynut at He Gave Me My Eyes, That I Might See
Angie at Touch of the Phoenix
Cele at Oh Joy, It's Me
JulieAnn at Ravings of a Mad Woman
Sideon at Sideon's Sanctuary
Chandelle at Our Organic Life
If I missed any others, please email me so I can link to your blog. I am LOVING your thoughts and daring, my friends. Thanks for sharing.
**Edited to type Chandelle's name correctly. I seriously thought I DID type it the right way with a D, and hadn't. *blushing* How embarrassing!**