5 Things I Learned At Mystic South

Mystic South 2017 was an amazing, magical, memorable event. I’m so glad I was there. These are the five lessons I’m taking away from the conference. [Read more…]

Mystical Experiences Through Deep Practice

Mystical experiences are found in every religion and are often spontaneous. Most people ignore them or rationalize them away, but for those of us who understand and appreciate them, they can be the deepest, most meaningful experiences in our lives. [Read more…]

Vision of a Pagan Future

Paganism needs institutions if it’s going to become the societal force we need it to become. But let’s leave room in our Big Tent for the mystics and wild witches who will not let us forget why we became Pagans in the first place. [Read more…]

Hearing the Call

How can you know if you’re hearing the call of a goddess or god? All I can tell you is what I’ve heard, what I’ve experienced, and what I’ve done… and that I’m very glad I listened and responded. [Read more…]

Trusting the Gods

The foundation of trust is not blind faith but the evidence of past performance. You can’t trust the gods to make everything OK, but you can trust them to be who and what they are. More importantly, you can trust your true will. [Read more…]

Fire in the Head

“Fire in the Head” from Sharon Knight’s new album Neofolk Romantique is both beautiful and terrifying… particularly when you’re dealing with your own fire in the head. [Read more…]