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July 17, 2018
15 Random Thoughts From Mystic South
The second Mystic South conference was even better than the first, and not just because...
May 31, 2018
Toward a Common Polytheist Theology
In the last post I said that over time, modern Paganism will settle into three...
August 08, 2017
Sovereignty, Autonomy, and Agency – The Need for Clear Communication
My polytheist friends have convinced me that my use of “sovereignty” only in the personal...
August 03, 2017
Negotiating With the Gods
If a deity calls you and you don’t want to serve, you have several options....
July 18, 2017
Why What I Am Takes So Many Words To Describe
There is no single term that completely and accurately describes the religion I practice. Since...
July 26, 2016
Building Contemporary Indigenous Polytheism
Without a cultural context and foundation, a religious or spiritual practice is at best weakened...
July 12, 2016
Polytheism By Any Other Name
Does the polytheist movement need a different name? Perhaps, but it will have to arise...
December 08, 2015
Polytheism Is Theism!
Some people see the depth and meaning in polytheism, and they feel the call of...
October 01, 2015
Our Gods Are Not Safe
In order to fully restore the Way of the Gods, polytheism must be accessible for...
September 01, 2015
No, We Can’t All Just Get Along
I am required to practice, worship, and write according to the dictates of the Gods,...
August 13, 2015
Understanding the Multiplicity of the Gods
Understanding polytheism is easy – understanding the multiplicity of the Gods is hard. But when...
August 03, 2015
Many Gods West
What do you get when 180 polytheists gather to honor the Gods, ancestors, and spirits,...
July 14, 2015
Discipline is neither an act of ego and domination nor an act of submission to...
July 09, 2015
Differences Matter and Trying Isn’t Enough
Yes, you can chop with a knife and carve with an axe, but not well....
October 23, 2014
Sacrifice and the Fear of Real Gods
Real Gods are a lot scarier than the polytheist next door killing, cleaning, and cooking...
September 10, 2014
The Pagan internet is still a rather small place. A new site isn’t competition, it’s...
August 07, 2014
It seems like nurturing Goddesses and Gods are underrepresented in devotional polytheism. Is that true,...
February 27, 2014
Nine Things I Think
Nine Things I Think: odds and ends from Pantheacon, memorizing rituals vs. reading them, toning...
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