I’m working on something fairly deep and it’s not going to get finished tonight. Until then, let me point you toward author and teacher Thorn Coyle’s new blog post on altars. It’s quite good – go read it for yourself.
The important point is that altars aren’t decorations. They’re representations of what you hold sacred, and as such they should be tended.
This is my home altar.
What does your altar look like?