Category Archives: Spirits

Still Alive!

So yeah…. I finished my college semester Monday, and have been sort of regrouping and whatnot since. I checked my grades, and thus far I have a B, and 3 pending final grades. I know I am passing Math, and … Continue reading

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Working with the dead

Your cold flesh slides along my fingers easily, ice crystals still clinging to your belly, milky eyes gazing up towards the bare lightbulbs above me, clawed feet curled against your tail. Many of your kin line the crinkly trash bag, … Continue reading

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Ares in Chains

Originally posted on Aspis of Ares:
One of the things that I think is important to discuss in the onus of the recent sexual abuse allegations within the pagan community is the theological importance we levy to our gods. Sannion…

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Yule 2013

This is the first year I have really been able to celebrate the Winter Solstice with my family, and it was a humble affair with just us, and the Spirits we left offerings for. I had help cleaning up some … Continue reading

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Along the branching path, a new perspective

I haven’t had much time to write out many of the ideas or thoughts that revolve around in my mind all day long, but it feels like I am going through some rather strange pulls, pushes, and tugs into new … Continue reading

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Sleeping unrestfully

Sleep and I have a love/hate relationship, from as far back as I can remember I have struggled to enjoy sleeping. I sought medical help about two years ago, and in seeking a doctor to explain why I felt this … Continue reading

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Anniversary of loss

This post was in the works last night, but my web browser kept crashing, so many times in fact, that I took it as a sign I should wait to post this. Yesterday was the 18th anniversary of my Granny … Continue reading

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Dreaming

This afternoon I lay down with my youngest for a quick nap after a busy day with everyone. I remember waking up twice during this time, only to keep dreaming regardless. I was visiting a large white farmhouse with an … Continue reading

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Happenings

Things in our house has been a bit busy for lack of a better term. Chaos, insanity, head-splitting tantrums (the kids, not me, as much as I wanted to throw one myself), the change in weather causing everyone to be gunky … Continue reading

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Two Toads

My mind has been feeling a bit mushy lately, I think I might be coming down with a cold or feeling the seasonal changes with my wonky immune system. Bleh, being all gunky and mucus clogged is no fun. I … Continue reading

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