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May 24, 2017
Lamp & Labyrinth: A Mystics Perception of Subjective Reality
A mystic recognizes that each of us adds a 2nd story on top of objective...
May 16, 2017
Lamp & Labyrinth: Witches & Mages, Borderfolk at the Threshold
Drui and the Witch walk on the outside edge, between the wild and the village....
March 15, 2017
Lamp & Labyrinth: Sovereignty at The Center of the Labyrinth
Sovereignty is rightly held by the just, make the land their kin, What kind of...
March 01, 2017
Lamp & Labyrinth: Your Story and the Storyteller
There are secrets of the mind that each individual can only find if one is...
December 07, 2016
Lamp & Labyrinth: What is a lamp? A Labyrinth?
Since the show Westworld stole my main analogy for mysticism, I thought I'd share the...
June 01, 2016
Dandelion Seeds: Finding the Spirit of My Religion
I knew what she was as soon as I saw her. She was my frumpy...
May 18, 2016
Dandelion Seeds: Toad Blessings
What do grave robbing, gardening, and the painful change that the Tower card encapsulates all...
April 06, 2016
Dandelion Seeds: Why We All Need Indigenous European Paganism
The Rev. Melissa Hill tackles issues of white privilege and the fear that modern European...
April 04, 2016
Seeking the Grail: Why Bother?
There's nothing like a ritual where there's genuine connection, where there's a palpable love between...
February 03, 2016
Dandelion Seeds: Devotional Techniques from the Heartbreak Trenches
Sometimes we need to take some time to honor our losses. In this post Rev....
January 20, 2016
Dandelion Seeds: The Call of the Swan Maidens
The Swan Spirits called to me long ago one Samhain night, and now that has...
January 12, 2016
Witch on Fire: Hermes Gongs the Cosmic School Bell
Lo! As the first moon of my service waned into darkness, I began my quest,...
August 27, 2015
The Lady’s Quill: Walls and Doors
Walls are being built high and strong in the Pagan community as our component parts...
August 05, 2015
Dandelion Seeds: A Guide to Involving Kids in Ritual
Rev. Hill answers the question, "What do we do with the kids during ritual?" In...
June 03, 2015
Dandelion Seeds: On the Road Again!
Rev. Melissa Hill shares four ways to make travel a sacred experience no matter what...
May 20, 2015
Dandelion Seeds: Digging Deep and Reaching High
Combining ancient lore, science, chickens, compost, and a smidge of humor, this is the first...
December 12, 2014
The Zen Pagan: Contemplative Druidry by James Nichol (Book Review)
Nichol came to be interested in a more contemplative approach to his Druidry after a...
July 23, 2014
Druid Thoughts: Has Pagan Environmentalism Failed?
The idea that we can save the planet with magic is both ludicrous and entirely...
July 02, 2014
Druid Thoughts: Druid or Pagan?
I’m all too aware that if I put material out under the ‘Druid’ label, I’m...
March 12, 2014
Druid Thoughts: Druid Women and Leadership
It is part of our work to go out into the world, challenge the stereotypes...
March 05, 2014
Druid Thoughts: Pagan Tea Time
Slowed down, face to face, real time with no agenda, communications between people are a...
February 05, 2014
Druid Thoughts: Druidry and Meditation
Meditation need not be stationary, and it need not be tedious, either! It can be...
January 15, 2014
Druid Thoughts: Paganism – Indoors or Outside?
Paganism, to our ancestors, did not mean exclusively nature. It meant a blending of human...
December 25, 2013
Druid Thoughts: Paganism, Druidry and Religion
Most Pagans do not come along seeking to look like they belong to a religion....
October 24, 2013
Loop of Brighid: The Cauldrons of Inspiration
A God Who Makes Fire: The Bardic Mysticism of Amergin includes a new translation of...
October 02, 2013
Druid Thoughts: Moon Books Insights
News from Moon Books including a review of Robin Herne's excellent new fiction collection (contains...
September 25, 2013
Druid Thoughts: Beauty in Tears
I’m interested in the capacity of pain to open us up, breaking the protective prisons...
September 18, 2013
Druid Thoughts: Avoiding Authority
I write books about Druidry; I’ve led Druid groups, I've acted as a celebrant, and...
July 24, 2013
Druid Thoughts: Seeking the Mystery (Review)
I love books and teachers that give me frameworks to hang my own ideas from,...
July 03, 2013
Druid Thoughts: Books for Druids
If you want to be a Druid, study everything, and try to find study materials...
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