While the country, and much of the world, is focused on the US of A Presidential race the Covenant of Unitarian Universalist Pagans (a covenanting community with the UU Association), is holding our annual election for board of trustees. [Read more…]

Behind the Mask: Inside the Creepy Clown Epidemic

“In many respects, it’s not an inversion of what we’re used to seeing, it’s just teasing out and amplifying those traits we’ve been seeing for a very long time.” [Read more…]

Samhain: The Last Harvest

Samhain tells us it’s okay to be living and dying. Because there is. No. Separation. There is loss, but it is the loss of consciousness, the loss of one version of reality, the loss of touch and awareness of presence. [Read more…]

Remembering Grandmother

I love this season, when the veil is more thin, and my grandmother’s presence offers a stronger guide. Certainly this year, her wisdom is needed. [Read more…]

Gathered Here

“my church is not just in the UU sanctuary doing the “hymn sandwich” my church is out in nature with witches and druids and earth-relating folks. I’ll never lose THAT!” Turns out I was wrong. [Read more…]

Everything You Need To Know About The Creepy Clown Epidemic (But Were Afraid To Ask) – Part 1

Hey, guys, time to cool the clown hysteria–most of em are good, cheer up the kiddies, make people laugh.
— Stephen King (@StephenKing) October 3, 2016 [Read more…]

Nashville Pagan Pride Day

What I witnessed that day was a Pagan community, influenced heavily by CUUPS and our promise to participate in the UUA covenant of principles, respond to attacks and hate with love and patience. [Read more…]

Marcus Aurelius: Natural Beauty

If we deeply experience the universe and consider it closely, there’s hardly anything that won’t look beautiful. [Read more…]

After the Flame Goes Out

When the flame of our passion, our heart, or our faith goes out, what remains to comfort us? [Read more…]

A Litany of Remembrance in a Changing Climate

Given the changing climate, [the Wheel of the Year] rituals might need to shift, both to account for the fact that seasonal milestones are happening differently and at different times, and to create intentions which begin to counteract global climate change. [Read more…]