A Month of Devotional Thought — Poseidon, Day 6

Yesterday, I discussed most of Poseidon’s close relatives. Today is his relationships with his OTHER relations, and with both those relatives and with deities from other pantheons. Khronos and Rhea are Poseidon’s parents and the other Elder Titans are his aunts and uncles. This would make the second generation Titans such as Helios and Prometheus…

Spirituality and the “Real World”

Originally posted on Beloved in Light:
4am lunch break at work and I read what has to be one if the mostly unforgivingly irritating articles?here. ?Now don’t get me wrong, I have done my share of eyerolls (mental and otherwise) over some spiritual “otherworldly” discussion that borders on the absurd to me…but this author goes…

A Month of Devotional Thought — Haides, Day 12

There are not many records of locations in ancient times where Haides was worshipped in a temple setting. However, as Haides was honored during all funerary rites, it can be inferred that cemeteries and civic memorials such as the one at Thermopylae (in the modern era) would qualify. There were exceptions in the ancient time…

A druid’s blog and my experiences collide

On June 25, 2017, John Beckett wrote a blog post entitledĀ A Speculative Look at the Cycles of Magic and the Otherworld and it got me to thinking about some of my own experiences in the past year or so. I’m not going to go into detail about his post, because people SHOULD read it for…

Coping with Chaos in Government

In the United States, we are currently experiencing a chaotic situation in our national government, and it is easy for people on both sides of the political aisle to lay blame and point fingers, while not taking legally allowed action to change the problems they see. As a personal matter, I tend to be on…