About Tara "Masery" Miller

Tara "Masery" Miller is a Neo-Pagan panentheist Gaian mage living in the Ozarks with her husband and pets. She's also a member of the Unitarian Universalist Church. She is the editor of Rooted in the Body, Seeking the Soul which you can find at Immanion press. www.immanion-press.com/info/books.asp She has a minor is religion from Southeast Missouri State Missouri State University with an emphasis in mysticism. Masery has lead various groups over the years and organized Pagan Pride Day events. Her magic and author page is at www.taramaserymiller.com

Magical Experiments Podcast

I’ll be on the Magical Experiments podcast June 1, 2015 6-7 PST with host Taylor Ellwood. We’ll be talking about the role of health in magical work, and how magic can be used to work with health. Listen or join in at http://www.blogtalkradio.com/pagan-musings/2015/06/02/magical-experiments-health-spirituality-and-magic Taylor is the non-fiction editor at Immanion Press. “My focus as a magician is to innovate and experiment with what can be done magically. Instead of settling for what others h … [Read more...]

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One Earth Mother, One Bodhisattva and the Spring Solar Eclipse

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This is part of a collaborative piece at the Staff of Asclepius. There is more to come on Saturday and Sunday.“The Moon is an accomplice in nocturnal secrets,” writes Maryam Sachs author of The Moon. She was born in Iran, raised in Europe, educated in America, and lives in London. So Maryam is at ease with many cultures. I haven’t experienced as many cultures as she has, but I am drawn to the different Gods and Goddesses among every culture and their religious lore. I am also drawn to the pow … [Read more...]

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What’s Coming Up

This Friday, March 20 is the Spring Equinox and a Solar Eclipse. It will be a powerful day. Find out more about this eclipse atThere will be a collaborative three part piece about the Spring Equinox from Friday to Sunday here at the Staff of Asclepus.In the mean time please read a wonderful piece by Catharine Clarenbach "Nearer, my Goddess, to Thee: Divine Communion and Mental Illness" … [Read more...]

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Updated: Seeking Submissions for New Pathways Anthology

Megalithica Books, an imprint of Immanion Press (Stafford, U.K./Portland, OR, U.S.A) is seeking submissions.We would like to hear from founders and leaders of as many different traditions and organizations, established and brand new, as possible through submissions and interviews.Deadline for submissions is June 21, 2015.By no means can we capture a portrait of every spiritual or knowledge gathering path. What we are trying to do is give aspiring and knowledgeable seekers alike a … [Read more...]

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Rooted in the Body, Seeking the Soul Now on Sale

The book that was inspired by the readers and contributors of The Staff of Asclepius is now on sale.Rooted in the Body, Seeking the Soul: Magic Practitioners Living with Disabilities Addiction and Illness An Anthology Edited by Tara Miller Now 50% off the cover price with $5 shipping and handling a total of $15 It is also available on Kindle at Amazon.com for their price.To purchase Rooted in the Body, Seeking the soul use PayPal. Visit your PayPal account and send funds, $15, through … [Read more...]

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Gratitude Part 3 – by Masery

This is part of a series by the Staff of Asclepius contributors on gratitude, for this (US) Thanksgiving holiday.If we are going to be thankful for something we need to be responsible and care for it. If we say we are thankful for family and friends, we need to help them in times of need and offer friendliness when possible. If we are thankful for our food, we need to respect the farmers and animals that provided the meal. If we are thankful for the Earth and its bounty, we need to do … [Read more...]

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In Remote Uganda a School for the Deaf is Formed

Patrick Otema, 15 was born profoundly deaf. In the remote area of Uganda where he lives there are no schools for deaf children, and he has never had a conversation. Raymond Okkelo, a sign language teacher, hopes to change all this and offer Patrick a way out of the fearful silence he has known his whole life. … [Read more...]

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Samhain and My Beloved Dead

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Each Samhain I review my life from the year before and ponder my own death. Though the veil is thin and divination is much easier, I don’t do any candle, mirror or tarot readings to discover the time or nature of my death. I don’t want to know so I can live every day to the fullest. I do think about my funeral plans and living will to see if any of my wishes have changed. If they have, I update them. It’s been several years though and so far everything is the same. I want my funeral to be more of … [Read more...]

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My Demon and Ghost

Many years ago, when I was in my twenties, I began to dream of a young woman my age. She had long stringy dirty hair. She had black eyes set deep into a sunken face. Her nails were long and pointed and she wore tattered clothing. She was all grey like a wraith and she screamed as she came closer and closer haunting me throughout the night. I tried spells, charms, and incantations and stones to rid me of this demon but she would not leave. I began to see her during the day in mirrors or out of … [Read more...]

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