Journal



Why Are We Obsessed With Deities and Alters?

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I have found that many individuals from Abrahamic faiths have a difficult time adjusting to nature-based spirituality within their own faith. To be clear, I do not mean Christians/Jews/Muslims leaving Christianity/Judaism/Islam. I mean individuals of those faiths that wish to be more nature focused, connecting with the creation of their creator, often have a hard time starting out. I intend to address why and tips to navigate those waters. ... READ MORE

Why do (some) Heathens hate Fenris?

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For the past five months or so, I have struggled to help some of my friends understand the hate aimed at Fenris, and by default His devotees and followers, coming from the Heathen world at large. A couple of my friends have worked hard to try and understand the conflict because it impacts our circle. I am a devotee of Fenris and I am not welcome at many larger Heathen events because of that. I am also leery of Heathen events because I know what I’ll face. My friends care about me and know the frustrations I have over this conflict; I appreciate their efforts to find and make inclusive and affirming spaces for all, including followers of the Rokku/r. ... READ MORE

Do Witches Pray?

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The other day I found myself involved in something that wasn’t an argument but wasn’t a conversation either. It revolved around the belief that witches don’t pray. As someone who just led ritual working with and asking for the aid of a Goddess in our work, I found this comment strikingly odd. ... READ MORE