Tag: Danica Swanson

Uneasy Listening: Dark Ambient Music Appreciation for Pagans by Danica Swanson

“Encoded in the earth, encrypted in our bodies, and built into temples is a knowledge that wants to live again as music.” ~ Susan Elizabeth Hale, Sacred Space, Sacred Sound: The Acoustic Mysteries of Holy Places “Dark ambient is definitely a big part of my […]

What Is Sacred Endarkenment? by Danica Swanson

I was raised in a middle-class white family, on a steady diet of New Age books filled with lofty prose about enlightenment, spiritual growth, doing-what-you-love, positive thinking, and my least favorites of all, “love and light” and “driving out the darkness.” As I got older […]