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Spiritual Tribe Seeking – A matter of Soul?

Image Source In recent years, certain phrases and the concepts behind them have spread like wildfire, and perhaps one of the most prominent has to be Tribe.  After recently discussing this concept with the wonderful Joanna Devoe and my dear Tribee Cris Ashburn, … Continue reading

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Transformation is Venomous – New Moon musings

Image – Anton Yeroma This beautiful imagery summarizes how I feel the New Moon energies align this December; with the Dark Goddess Lilith at the forefront; she slips in, serpentine, and asks if we are quite done resisting this transformation … Continue reading

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Pagan Poetry – The Cailleach

The Cailleach “Bloody teeth and wizened fingertips, a Holy unholy sight, hobbling and hopping across the border, Alight and brazen, aching to be something Other, Older, Wiser, Starting once again, In the bowels of the Earth in the depths of … Continue reading

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What Would My Inner Queen do?

I have been musing about how one takes control of ones own sovereignty in regards to the parts of ourselves that we might ‘give away’ in interactions with other people – whether unwittingly or knowingly, and the impact that it … Continue reading

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Pagan Poetry – Channeling Badb – Fire child

Image- wallpaperwide Puncture marks punctuate Torn from bullet wounding points A cage of overgrown weeds Deep breaths filling lungs with ache The moments between chaotic order dissemble Ties of red chord twisting Shadow calling in the tears The point of … Continue reading

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The Power in Boundaries – The Queens’ No’s

Image – Ashley Joncas *Sidenote props if you understood that pop culture reference. We stand at the boundaries, the edge walkers, the hedge jumpers, peering out into the Unknown with our Other Eyes seeking to better understand the depths of the world. We raise … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice musings – The needed f*ck up versus the f*cked up

Image Source For the first time in a long time; this New Moon felt like a chore. Almost everyone around me seemed to be suffering with a form of shaman sickness; manifesting their shadow through their physical selves, whilst technology … Continue reading

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Witches, I call out to you… break the mold

Remember when I blog posted about the archetype of the Story teller? This is the extension of that message. The obligation to write our own stories. The call to #breakthemold when it comes to who we want to be. In a world where … Continue reading

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Raising Runes in Ritual – Roadopening, Raido and Alfheim

“What builds courage and heart but the journey of becoming? To throw open the gates of adventure and understanding. Raido.” – Joey Torvol Before discussing the essence of the spiritual experience at hand, it seems necessary, albeit unfortunate, to touch … Continue reading

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Badb at Samhain – Guardian of Death

Image – Natalie Ving Memories in dirt trod places An ache of something soul wired Screeching across field and foe The rankling of oppressive chains Ripped and charred Once a story learned by rote No longer spoken but on the … Continue reading

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