Aliens on our own planet? What science fiction and space exploration can teach us about our sense of place.

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We may often feel alien to ourselves and to the life around us – alienated – but the truth is that we are not. Not only this planet, but the land we stand on this very moment is our home, and we need to start behaving like it. [Read more...]

Make Magic of Your Life: wherever you are

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Niki Whiting takes the concepts from T. Thorn Coyle’s recent book, Make Magic of Your Life, and applies them to the idea of Place. [Read more...]

Sheep in my front garden: we’re not in Texas anymore

Traci shares a uniquely Irish experience: waking to find sheep breakfasting in her front garden! [Read more...]

What Place is This? Our spaceship among the stars

the pentacle surrounding our planet : video capture "Nova, Earth From Space"

Traci explores the living organism we call home, and encourages us to think of Place as a little bit larger and a little bit more Alive than we might have before. [Read more...]

In love with the Gods of the city

Image by k1ng. Used under CC license.

Joshua Graham hates trees! –No, not really. But he loves the city. This month’s guest post explores a personal perspective on urban Paganism. [Read more...]

Two peoples, one mountain, our tales (Part 2)

Last week I told a creation myth based on this Northern California mountain that comes to us from the Chochenyo Ohlone who lived here before the Spanish arrived. This is another story about the same mountain that was told to me when I was a child. Aside from the fact that both my mother and [Read More...]

The importance of beauty

The view from my bathroom window this morning.

Beauty is a vitally important part of my relationship with place, and I think of beauty as a particularly Pagan value. [Read more...]


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