Consecrating Ritual Space

I recently posted about moving my altar into the bedroom.  This made space in the art room for Weretoad’s new workbench.  We’re still moving things around, but the important aspects of my altar are set up in the bedroom nook.  It’s actually a perfect spot for my altar in terms of size. The photo isContinue reading “Consecrating Ritual Space”

Magically Mundane Mondays – Hug a Tree

Although I’m not finished with my Magic 1 essays, I have started to read books on ogham for Divination 1.  I’m not merely looking at the course as a way to learn about divination.  I see learning ogham as a next step in my magical practices.  Not only can it be used as a wayContinue reading “Magically Mundane Mondays – Hug a Tree”

In Which I Struggle Through Magic 1

I think I’m finished with exit question 1 of Magic 1.  For now anyway. I now believe that one reason I stalled on the essays is because the first question is, in my opinion, worded so awkwardly.  “Discuss the importance of the action of the magico-religious function as it is seen within the context ofContinue reading “In Which I Struggle Through Magic 1”

Magically Mundane Mondays – Enjoy Autumn!

As I recently posted, my stomping grounds are becoming increasingly winter-like.  There is the promise of a short Indian Summer this week.  I encourage you to make the most of it and enjoy the last bit of Autumn magic! Admire the leaves.  Observe the changes and marvel at the magnificence of nature.   Play inContinue reading “Magically Mundane Mondays – Enjoy Autumn!”

Birth, Death, and the Afterlife/lives – My Take

Flame in Bloom wrote about her take on birth, death, and what comes after.  It was a beautiful post and it inspired me to write about it myself.  Where did I come from?  How have my experiences shaped my beliefs about our most basic and universal experiences? BirthI was born in December.  My mum stillContinue reading “Birth, Death, and the Afterlife/lives – My Take”

Various Random Things From This Weekend – Probably Quite Boring *

I’ve had an enjoyable weekend so far.  I was able to visit some of my family which is always wonderful.  My husband was able to spend a lot of time with his best buddy and our future brother-in-law (I’ll call him Hunter).  Now that I’m older, I get along better with my sister (I’ll callContinue reading “Various Random Things From This Weekend – Probably Quite Boring *”