Many Gods West

What do you get when 180 polytheists gather to honor the Gods, ancestors, and spirits, and to share thoughts and practices on the best ways to deepen our devotion and service? You get an amazing weekend filled with learning, experience, and fellowship. [Read more…]

Prophetic Leadership

If we want people to pay attention to the prophecies we receive and the observations we make, we can’t just say “here’s what’s going to happen.” We also have to say “here’s what we can do with it” and “here’s how it will be better for all of us.” [Read more…]

In Praise of Communities of Convenience

The modern Western cult of the individual makes building homogeneous communities difficult. But humans are social animals – we need each other so much it’s worth forming and supporting imperfect, heterogeneous communities of convenience. [Read more…]

Nine Things I Think

Nine Things I Think: odds and ends from Pantheacon, memorizing rituals vs. reading them, toning and chanting in rituals, a new CD from Amelia Hogan, the new season of Game of Thrones and more. [Read more…]

Pantheacon Recap

Last year I wrote about my Pantheacon envy. This year I went to Pantheacon. It was a great experience of community and I’m very glad I went. [Read more…]

Nine Things I Think

Nine Things I Think: Pagan Tea Time, retreats and conventions, new music from Damh the Bard and Wendy Rule, the Olympics, the Super Bowl and more. [Read more…]