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Possibly the most sickly sweet piece of classical music ever written.
So how do you plan to celebrate Ostara?
Polytheistic Wiccan initiated into the Ravenwood tradition, she has many opinions. Some of them are actually useful.
Every time I hear that piece I expect to see Bugs Bunny coming up out of his rabbit den.
I was about to say something similar…
Bugs skipping around in a toga with a laurel crown, plucking a harp, and Daffy Duck coming up behind him likewise, and then getting tripped, etc.
Thanks- it’s a pretty saccharine piece. Spring Equinox? We are walking labyrinths in Sibley Park & I’m making spring bread (sort of muffin-y things) to take to friends. (For the curious: the recipe will be on my blog a bit later this week.) I’m thinking about making some colored eggs (you inspired me). But, first, an interminable Board meeting… …
Speaking of music, musician friend, Jarek Tatarek, just sent this (just…wow….):
In the Silence | Rock http://www.reverbnation.comIn the Silence from Sacramento, CA
the link didn’t show, I think this is it: http://www.reverbnation.com/inthesilence.
Jarek Tatarek is a long-time Pagan with a band called Arcane Dimension. Keep them in mind, they are going places.
They sound to me like they have a metal Gothic sound a bit like Nox Arcana and Delerium.
Kinda – yeah. Sort of as if there were a child born of the progressive rockers & Dean Can Dance. Also remind us that it’s autumn Equinox in the Southern Hemisphere. (Yay Sun & the wobble in the Earth’s axis that makes the seasons.)
I know it’s a typo, but Dean Can Dance reminded me of how much I love the show Community.
DCD are touring this summer – I keep waiting for the US tour dates…
In Bavaria, I found that the local Catholics set up the Tannenbaum at the end of Advent and kept it up until Candlemas = Imbolc, then redecorated it for Fasching, and finally took it down on Ash Wednesday. I guess the French have a similarcustom. We just moved back from New Orleans, where the tree is redecorated as a Mardi Gras tree, which we’ve also kept. My wife has just redecorated ours as an Ostara tree, with colored eggs, candy, and rabbits.
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