Month: December 2006

In the Spirit of the World Today

Please accept with no obligation, express or implied, my politically correct best wishes for an environmentally conscious, socially responsible, low-stress, non-addictive, gender-neutral celebration of the winter solstice holiday, practiced within the most enjoyable traditions of the religious persuasion of your choice, or secular practices of your choice, with respect for the religious/secular persuasion and/or traditions Read More

Colorado Celt

**Picture from this site. I’ve actually not yet been to the maroon bells yet but we are planning a backpacking trip this summer to them and the surrounding areas.** ~The following excerpt is from my group’s website and it is truly how I feel about the land and being able to live here. I have Read More

Our Mother

I’d like to talk about the one entity that is responsible for our existence, our lives, our homes, our jobs… There is a reason she is called ‘Mother Earth’. She is responsible for all we have as humans. Without her we would be nothing. As a pagan I can’t ignore this fact. The land is Read More

Once upon a time…

**photos of me at Beltaine and the waterfalls in my backyard in North Carolina.** The spirits whisper through the veil of snow, The snow blinds with harsh Cold. Cold is my heart from lack of Fire Fire in the head I ask From Amergin, Amergin that great druid spirit. Druid Spirit I long for in Read More

I am a Seeker

  (not an HP reference although I love the books) “If you would be a real seeker after truth, it is necessary that at least once in your life you doubt, as far as possible, all things.”- Rene Descartes The search for enlightenment and Truth is one that spans the eons of cognisant existence. I Read More

More Irish Gaelic!!!

So part of this year is dedicated to learning modern conversational Irish Gaelic in preparation for a Gaelic immersion course in Northern Ireland this spring. The tuatha is mostly practicing on their own this year and we are all using the book and recordings by Gael Media called ” Now you’re talking” I’m terrible at Read More

A moment

meditation from 11:45 pm to 12:00 midnight The moment when I close my eyes and take my first deep mindful breath is the moment I like best. Read More