I began this post in June of this year, right before spending a summer completely inundated with rather stressful events in my life and in the nation. As much as I greatly desired to blog, I’ve been battling the kind of exhaustion that comes with […]
Month: August 2017
What the fuck can you say about Charlottesville? What can you say or do about any egregious act of violence or hatred? Lately, I’ve been really struggling with the “Thoughts and prayers” posts on social media. To me, it’s an echoing, mocking cry. It […]
We touched on something in the last post that may as well be called the convertibility thesis. This thesis holds that individuality and ineffability are convertible with one another, so that both just refer to the same thing in different ways. To return to our […]
All I do as a community Priestess considered, ritual creation and facilitation is unequivocally my greatest delight. I remain thoroughly inspired and amazed by the transformation that occurs in these rites, both within myself and in others, even after leading hundreds of rituals over almost […]
Times are changing. But as things shift, so too does our society’s understanding of ‘masculinity’ and ‘femininity’.
There has been so much toxicity in the (relatively modern) notion of masculinity, which is being compounded by those in power on the world stage. There has been so much fragility within the current belief of what it takes to ‘be a man’. There has been so much that fear about something that has absolutely nothing to do with the divine masculine. For thousands of years ‘masculinity’ has become a play of power based upon oppression and control.
This can be make it difficult to access our divine masculine energy.