Pryderi

Prayer to Rhiannon for the Return of the Divine Child

To the Divine Queen, I pray:   Goddess of Thresholds, Of Boundaries   Of Borders…   Great Queen of the Otherworld, Divine Mother — Rhiannon…   You know what it is to come, a stranger, into a new land Seeking happiness Seeking freedom.   You know what it is to be looked at as Other To be betrayed To be lied about.   To have Your child ripped from Your loving arms.   You Know.   You know the pain, The agony, The uncertainty of reunion.   You know the Burden that can never be set down.   Compassionate, loving […]

The Divine Prisoner

So, I’m finally out of book jail and able to start up this new blog; the manuscript of my most recent book* is now complete and in the hands of the publisher. Book jail is a concept that’s been circulating among my author friends; it is that place where one voluntarily locks themselves away from other people, events, and activities (including, sometimes, those that are otherwise required to function in everyday life … I’m looking at *you* scary-huge pile of laundry!)  in order to complete a book project.  The irony has not been lost on me that as my time in […]