season of creation

Creativity, Obsession, and Religion

It’s been a strange month over here. I’m preparing for a huge move at the end of next month, starting grad school at a new school thousands of mile from home, trying to find a place to live, and trying to get in the headspace that this is real, it’s happening, and I’m going to be living much further than I’ve been from everyone and everything I’ve ever known. This is a good thing, believe me, but it’s also a terrifying thing. Especially when one has ended a relationship with a deity and hasn’t yet begun to forge a new […]

Exploration of the Calendar Chaotica: Inspire

In my explanation and exploration of the holy days of Chaos Paganism, I’m going to start with the day that’s next up on the calendar: the day I’ve called Inspire. Loosely speaking, as I haven’t actually settled on a date, it is supposed to align somewhat with Beltane and that’s when I plan to celebrate it this year, with the option to move dates if it doesn’t work. I’ll also talk a bit about the season that follows Inspire, the Season of Creation. Note: This calendar is still in flux as I contemplate and meditate and practice. Some things will […]