Transitions

The discussion topic will be Transitions. We all experience times in our lives when one phase ends and another begins. Sometimes these changes bring pain, and other times they heal us. They can be as simple as starting a new job, or complex as starting down a new spiritual path. Though we all experience these […]

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Weekly Discussion: Mystical Spaces

Week 6 Discussion topic is Mystical Spaces! This could be places in mythology, local legends, fantasy realms in books. Places that have or suggest a magical nature. Week 6 was extended into week 7 because I was a little distracted… with Paganicon! This was my second year attending and I think I loved it even […]

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Weekly Discussion: Mythical Creatures

Recently I’ve been managing a small project… a discussion board in a discord server that I am active in daily. After much thought I’ve decided that I want to start sharing that discussion here. This week’s topic was Mythical Creatures.“What are your favorite mythical creatures and why? What creatures do you want to learn more […]

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Mother’s Night

Winter was a different world in the past. At the mercy of the forces of nature, our ancestors were driven to find ways to resist the elements while facing their own mortality. Without the knowledge of science we have today, they turned to myths and stories to explain what caused the storms to rage and […]

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Winter, Hygge, and Yule

I know that Yuletide has arrived when the river begins to freeze. And it is this time of year, more than any other, that I feel hygge. Maybe it’s the gentle aroma of peppermint coming from my hot mug. Maybe it’s the soft blanket on my lap as I type this. Maybe it’s the gentle […]

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