What I’m Doing, And Why I’m Doing It

This is proving difficult to write, despite the fact that I've had a few days to think about it, even now that I've stared at this blank screen for several minutes. So first let's get the disclaimers out of the way. This is my truth, not universal truth. Your mileage may vary. Also, what I say may be very different from your experience, and might possibly make you angry. That's not my intention, but I have to speak my truth.Abrahamic and Dharmic faiths, thanks to their unbroken dominance in … [Read more...]

The Gods We Know… and Those We Don’t…

I have a vague inspiration this morning. I will try to craft a post from it, but it may well fall flat. P. Sufenas Virius Lupus has an excellent column this morning on grappling with the concept of new Gods, and Apuleius Platonicus has, whether you agree with his views or not, a rather passionate post that speaks to both the importance of direct divine experience and the tendency to label our mythos in black and white terms.I suggest you read them both and then come back. Here's some music … [Read more...]