Article by George Sibley
Shamanism – December 1998 – Colorado Central Magazine
Santa Claus and the Reindeer Connection
Even for a child, Santa Claus requires a pretty major suspension of disbelief. A fat little man dressed in red and white is okay. Hitting every house in the world in a single night is okay. But flying through the skies in a sleigh pulled by eight tiny reindeer? And then landing on the roof and coming down the chimney? Why not just use the door?