Practicing Together #11

Crocuses blooming

Hello, week!  Hello, practice.  We practice together on Mondays.  Join us here in comments, in your own blog, or in your head! All the ways are good.This past week, I noticed that suddenly, even though I am as busy as I was last week, I am less anxious about it.  I love this, and I am also pretty sure that it means that the worry wasn't about the busyness but about my reaction to it.  I also noticed some daffodils.This coming week, I invite in the question "why?"  It has been popping up i … [Read more...]

Why I Am A Witch

The Great Nebula in Orion

Before the beginning, there was only desire.  Desire moved the sacred into form.  I don’t know if it was one form or two or if it exploded at once into many gorgeous facets of life; when God Herself whispers this story into my ear, She doesn’t always tell it the same way.  This is why I am a witch: it moves me.  This story breaks my heart open to experience the suffering and gorgeousness of the world a little more deeply.  These practices move me, inch by inch, towards wholeness, service, pur … [Read more...]