Artisan Guild Study Program: Devotional Practice Essay

Today I received word that my Devotional Practice essay passed review!  I’m posting it here for you to read.   Since completing my “Art Muse Essay” in 2010, I’ve been working with Brighid in my artistic pursuits, most of which involve fabric and fiber.  Seán Ó Duinn, author of The Rites of Brigid Goddess andContinue reading “Artisan Guild Study Program: Devotional Practice Essay”

Setting Aside Some Time With Brighid

My life has once more become hectic.  I feel like I report that in my blog every couple weeks.  Just goes to show how cyclical things are!  This time, the stress has everything to do with getting back into my work schedule.  It’s too easy to come home and collapse!  I haven’t been as spirituallyContinue reading “Setting Aside Some Time With Brighid”

A Little Me Time

I feel like I’m always starting posts with a line about being busy and stressed and blah de blah de blah.  Well, life has been really hectic this year.  I tweeted yesterday about feeling spiritually suffocated.  During these times, I feel so disconnected.  It’s so easy to become depressed in a mire of uninteresting books,Continue reading “A Little Me Time”

Prayer for Protection

Slowly, slowly – I’m reading through Carmina Gadelica by Alexander Carmichael.  It’s an absolutely fascinating read, and a must for anyone following a Celtic-inspired path.  Although it’s focus is on the Scottish Highlands and surrounding islands, those who have an Irish hearth culture would benefit greatly from its contents. Anyway, the other day I reached aContinue reading “Prayer for Protection”

An Earth Day Prayer

Yes, Earth Day should be every day – especially for people who follow an Earth Path.  That said, it’s always nice to set a day aside and pay special homage to our Sacred Mother.  After all, many culture set one day aside to honor a particular deity. “Hail Mother, who art the earth, Hallowed byContinue reading “An Earth Day Prayer”