Additions to the Yule 2017 Agenda

  Proposal for five new shrines, which include: Ma Kali Shrine by the Hemlock Grove (previously approved by the Clergy Council back at Lughnasa 2017 however due to the events of Mabon 2017, I’d like to run my idea by the board as well.) The idea is that She would stand at the Gateway of…

Powers Bluff and the Splintered Self

As many of my friends and family know, I’m on a spiritual quest. For so long in my adult life, I wasn’t exactly sure what that quest actually meant and how it related to becoming a spiritual person. The path I’ve taken in the last few months has twisted and turned in some very unexpected…

A Spiritual Weekend at Deeply Rooted

This weekend was beyond anything I had ever experienced at Deeply Rooted in the six years I have been a member of that community. As the leaves begin their fiery bursts of orange and reds and the wind nips playfully at my cheeks, I am reminded of the turning of the Wheel of the Year….

Research for “The Book”

The Thirteen Classes of the Turning Wheel There is a caste system based on Karma in the pages of this book. All spiritual structures begin to line up within the story of these souls. From each place in the caste structure, we live a different life fraught with the lessons of the past and the…

Sacred Land

Does anyone remember this commercial? I’ve seen this clip a dozen or so times in syndication. It’s dated, a bit stereotypical but for the time period it expressed a view that was just becoming a reality for mankind. A period of life when people were beginning to open up their eyes to the destruction they…

Pan, Yemaya, Durga and the Dharmic Chakra

Let me first honor the deities that brought me my wildest dreams last night. I want to say that I am truly thankful for the blessing of being able to channel these visions and dreams as they are in my mind’s eye. Double-blessed because I am able to write about it here. Just the highlights because…

A Tribute to the ‘Isla de las Munecas’

A Tribute to the ‘Isla de las Munecas’ better known as the Island of the Dolls What do you get when you combine an urban legend with a truly macabre collection of dolls? Probably one of the most interesting sights and stories to behold! Hail and tribute to the late Don Julian Santana Barrera! Don’t…