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Gong Hei Fat Choi! Happy Lunar New Year!

by Beth on February 19, 2015

Happy Lunar New Year today! Wishing you joy and prosperity in the Year of the Goat or Sheep. Um. Which is it? Here is an excerpt from a helpful article by Chris Buckley of the New York Times: China said goodbye to the Year of the Horse on Wednesday, and on the first day of […]

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Blessed Woman of the hills, Heal all wounds, heal all ills. Blessed Woman  of the flame, Awaken me to renew again. ~ Song to Brighid, from the Alexander Carmichael Carmina Gadelica as arranged by Lisa Thiel Rejoice, my dear ones! This is the holy day of Imbolc, as we celebrate the last push of Winter […]

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Vows to Brighid

by Beth on February 1, 2015

Blessed Woman, come to me Woman of the Fires, Woman of Poetry Blessed Woman, come to me Woman of healing, Woman of skillful means. ~ Song to Brighid, from the Alexander Carmichael Carmina Gadelica as arranged by Lisa Thiel Today we celebrate the beautiful gifts of the saint and Divine One, Brighid. For many, many […]

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Wishing You a Magical Midsummer’s Eve!

by Beth on June 20, 2014

Hand in hand, with Fairy grace, Will we sing, and bless this place. ~ Titania, from William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream For those of us in the Northern Hemisphere, today is the last day of Spring. This is Midsummer’s Eve, the night before the sabbat of Litha (Summer Solstice/Alban Hefin/Midsummer). Besides Samhain and Beltane, […]

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I originally published this back in 2012, in my Goddess Sundays series. Since today is June 1, it felt right to encore this celebration of mighty Juno, Queen of Many Names and Virtues. Blessings to all! ~ Beth Hail Juno, for whom this month is named! Our story begins, not with Juno, but with the […]

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