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Every Day Is Sacred: The Beloved Dead

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Every Day Is Sacred: Ten Years After Katrina

Aug. 30 Please set aside some time today in memory of the thousands who were made homeless and whose lives and livelihoods were lost ten years ago in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. So many have still never gotten their bearings again after the devastation and the despicable lack of help from our government. May Continue Reading

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Blessings of the Full (Pisces) Harvest Moon!

There’s a full moon risin’ Let’s go dancin’ in the light; We know where the music’s playin’ Let’s go out and feel the night. Because I’m still in love with you I want to see you dance again. Because I’m still in love with you, On this harvest moon. ~ Neil Young, Harvest Moon Come Continue Reading

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Blessings To All, This Day

May the Spirit of Spring fill your heart, may the renewal and redemption of Life inspire you, may all the World sing with hallowed praises.  Blessings to one and all!

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Blessings of Brigid, Fiery Arrow of Life’s Awakenings

Fire in the forge that shapes and tempers.  Fire of the hearth that nourishes and heals. Fire in the head that incites and inspires. ~ The Ord Brighideach (Three-Fold Fire of Brighid)  Rejoice, my dear ones! Today is the feast day of St. Brigid who is also Brigid, a beloved Goddess of the Old Religion. Continue Reading

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Our Solstice Sun Wheel Prayer Circle Begins Tonight

We are a Circle Within a Circle With no beginning And never ending… ~ by Deborah and Rick Hamouris As I posted on Friday, it’s time once again to join together every Sunday evening through Yule (or Christmas) for our annual Solstice Sun Wheel Prayer-Spell. If you have been a regular reader of mine, you Continue Reading

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Sunday Ruminations Inspired by Parker Palmer

Author, activist, and teacher extraordinaire, Parker Palmer, is one of my favorite inspirations, and his post today on Facebook seemed particularly poignant as we approach the Samhain holiday.  So many of us are hiding in “the broom closet,” afraid to be identified as Witches or Pagans because of the very real ignorance, prejudice, and even Continue Reading

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Not Wordless. Not Today.

Deep in my heart, I do believe…

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Tarot Card of the Week, Aug. 26-Sept. 1, 2013: Ten of Cups

Let us not seek to satisfy our thirst for freedom by drinking from the cup of bitterness and hatred…I have a dream that my four children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character… I have a Continue Reading

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Blessings of the Full Capricorn Moon, in Honor of Patricia Monaghan

There is no monotheism religion based on a Goddess. Not a single Goddess appears without friends, companions, lovers, children.  The presence of the Goddess demands the presences of other Goddesses, and Gods as well. This is comforting to me, for in my vision of a world redeemed, the world made whole, I yearn for connection, Continue Reading

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A Personal Note

I slept and dreamt that life was joy. I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted and behold! Service was Joy. ~ Rabindranath Tagore I just wanted to thank everyone who braved Tropical Storm Andrea and the abysmal Triangle traffic last night and came out for the Spiritual Frontiers Fellowship’s annual fundraiser. The Continue Reading

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Don’t Let a Little Rain Dampen Your Energy!

Tonight’s the Big Night we’ve waited all year for!   The Spiritual Frontiers Fellowship Psychic Fair Thursday, June 6, 2013 Triangle Center for Spiritual Living 4900 Waters Edge Drive, Suite 120 Raleigh, NC 27606 Rain may be in the weather forecast, but I predict you can enjoy an evening of clearing, warmth, light, and fun! Continue Reading

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The Real Meaning of Mother’s Day

Once upon a time, Mother’s Day was not just another retail event. Its creation was never aimed at selling stuff like flowers and greeting cards, perfume, or jewelry.  It came from a much more urgent and universal longing. I love that this is a day set aside to honor the world’s most important people – Continue Reading

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Sending Healing and Support

For all those who have been impacted by the trauma of yesterday’s events in Boston, for the helpers and heroes, for the lost, for the friends and families, for all souls in pain, we create a circle of unshakeable, unwavering healing and hope. We extend our helping hands and open hearts to one another. There Continue Reading

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Women’s Walk to Heal the Waters

A group of women is walking the entire length of the Mississippi River, in order to bless and heal the waters. The Mississippi River Water Walk began on March 1 at Lake Itasca, which is the river’s source, located in north-central Minnesota. The lake was frozen, but Sharon Day filled a copper bucket with the Continue Reading

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Happy Birthday, Pisces!

Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one. ~ Albert Einstein, Pisces Sun and Midheaven Happy Birthday, all you lovely magical children of Neptune! The Sun moves into your sign of Pisces today! Sun Sign of Pisces Pisces is the sign of the fish, but not just any fish, and not only one. Continue Reading

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Our Broken Hearts

Calling My Children Home – Performed by Emmylou Harris (Doyle Lawson/Charles Waller/Robert Yates) Those lives were mine to love and cherish. To guard and guide along life’s way. Oh God forbid that one should perish. That one, alas, should go astray. Back in the years with all together, Around the place we’d romp and play. Continue Reading

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Lighting the Way to a New Beginning: The Solstice Sun Wheel Prayer Circle

There is no logical way to the discovery of elemental laws. There is only the way of intuition, which is helped by a feeling for the order lying behind the appearance. ~ Albert Einstein  Tonight, Dec. 9, is the third night of our global Solstice Sun-Wheel Prayer Circle, if you are counting down to Winter Solstice. Continue Reading

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Today is World AIDS Day

Established by the World Health Organization in 1988, World AIDS Day serves to focus global attention on the devastating impact of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Observance of this day provides an opportunity for governments, national AIDS programs, churches, community organizations and individuals to demonstrate the importance of the fight against HIV/AIDS. I have many beloved friends living with Continue Reading

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Gratitude Day 23: Peace Fullness

This Turning, as I experience it, is like what poet Robinson Jeffers called “falling in love outward.” Our mission is not to escape from our world, or tune it out, or fix things by remote control, but to fall in love with our world.   ~ Joanna Macy It is supposedly Black Friday, and we Continue Reading

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