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Come, my readers… and join me here in the Crossroads as we celebrate the Winter Solstice. Come pull up a chair and warm yourself by the fire as we prepare to be visited by the various characters who represent the rich and glorious medley that is Midwinter.
 
THE SUN IN THE GREENWOOD
written by

John and Caitlin […]

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Before I continue with my Yule Series, I would like to take a moment to talk about a little book of poetry I am familiar with.

Or to be more precise, I’m familiar with its author.
She’s MoonRose Nightingale, my good friend and neighbor here at the apartment complex. She and her husband FyreDraconis are fellow […]

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As a High Priestess with over 25 years of experience in The Craft, I often get emails from individuals asking how to go about learning more about Wicca, Witchcraft, and Paganism. The following are some of my recommendations:
First of all… read, Read, READ. There are plenty of books out there written about Paganism and its […]

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This will be my last post for awhile…
Yours truly is taking a break from blogging to focus on some other priorities in my life - I’m going to be busy for the next few weeks as I relocate to a new home and begin a new job.
While I am a little nervous about all the […]

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Due to some technical problems, I was unable to embed the video into my first post… I’ve resolved this problem, so I now present to you…
EYES OF DESIRE 2 - THE VIDEO CLIP
(this video is produced in ASL with English subtitles)

 
If you would like to learn more about Eyes of Desire 2 - A […]

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While I was on my road trip last month, I happened to go through a small town in Kentucky called Berea, which calls itself “the Folk Arts and Crafts Capital of Kentucky.” Indeed, there are many cute little shops in Berea which display and sell a diversity of artwork from various artists… including jewelry, pottery, […]

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My sincere apologies for my tardiness with this Sabbat ~ I’ve been out of town visiting family and was not able to get my Mabon posts up before I left, and I just returned back home last night…
 

Demeter holds the balance at the Autumn Equinox. As we prepare for the dark days, she whispers […]

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One of my earliest teachers and favorite writers regarding Paganism is Starhawk, author of the classic publication The Spiral Dance, which is generally considered required reading for anyone wanting to develop a better understanding of Paganism and especially Wicca or Witchcraft. Starhawk has been a well-known and well-respected leader in the Pagan Community for over […]

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In this post, one of Ocean’s friends and readers, herself a Wiccan priestess, shares her own thoughts on the Harry Potter craze and its impact on the Pagan Community (Note: this was originally written shortly before the final book was actually released.)

MY DEBT TO J.K. ROWLING
by
Byron Ballard
I’ve shaken the wrinkles out of […]

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Putting aside whatever personal opinions I might have about Potter-mania (click here for my post on the subject), as a member of the Wiccan faith and thus a practicing Witch, how do I feel about the Harry Potter books?
Granted, it’s pretty hard to offer up a review about a series of literature that I have […]

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