Month: December 2017

Henotheism + Polytheism: Anglican Paganism 101

This might have to be split up into a few posts, because to do the topic justice I think I’m going to have to write a lot.​ In fall of 2016 I started attending a local Anglican Church. My reasons for this were varied, and […]

What does religious literacy involve?

Last time, I talked about why religious literacy is important. The next obvious question is what things go into religious literacy and then how you can build some up. There’s really two different faces to religious literacy. There’s having good religious literacy about your own religion […]

Discography for Traversing the Geography: Winter Mood Tunes

Alright, so in the global north, specifically Minnesota, Winter’s here. Even as the global temperature rises, this guest still bites and stings. Bundled up in three layers of hoodies and hats (but only one layer of pants), there is no respite from its harshness for […]

Solstice Night (a carol)

To the tune of “Silent Night”   Silent night, Solstice rite All is still, work our will Round our Yule log, here we join hands Candlelight burns so bright in the night Together we celebrate Yule Together we celebrate Yule Quiet night, Longest Night Renewal […]

What Is Mythworking?

It is to be found everywhere; but if you do not find it in your own house, you will find it nowhere. It is a living substance that can be discovered only in places inhabited by man. It is the only substance from which the […]

Walking the long night

Two shadows in the grass fade out slowly Their legs lost as they go   There are holes in the sky full of sadness Stars and tears in the dark   The smell of dead things is sweet tonight The Good Green Earth gives back […]

Reincarnation: Whether vs. How

We’ll take a look at some objections to reincarnation in this post. My hope is not only to give some helpful advice to those who encounter these objections, but to flesh out some of the ideas we’ve been working with in previous posts as well. […]

A Winter Solstice Post

(I am pretty tired folks. Photo by Bob Watson) Hello again folks, It is well into the holidays already, and we are looking towards the Winter Solstice. I have been really busy this year with all sorts of different projects, this one included. I am […]

Rise Up, O Flame – Free Download for Solstice

Rise up, O Flame By thy light, glowing Bring to us beauty, Wisdom and joy! In honor of the Solstice, please enjoy this free download of Rise Up, O Flame. I recorded it with singer/songwriter Lori Llyn as part of a music project we worked on […]

Walking with Ourania

This season has been more difficult than most for a variety of reasons and I long for the refuge of healing dreams.  It is several hours after sunset and the end of a long day at work. The air is crisp and cold and a […]