Archive for March 2017

Sexuality is magick – an excerpt

Mar 31st, 2017 | By

This is an excerpt from Pagan Portals Sacred Sex and Magick, a book written by the community of the Web PATH Centre. Sexuality is magick and transformation. Isn’t everything different after deeply satisfying sexual experiences? Orgasm raises power and releases it within the body, sending it outward. When a magickal intent has been formed between the

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Laura Perry – author insights

Mar 29th, 2017 | By

When did you first realise you wanted to write? I’ve been writing, to varying degrees of skill and success, ever since I was old enough to clutch a pencil in my chubby little hand. Like drawing, it’s something I’ve always done. I can’t remember not writing.   What was your first book? I guess technically

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Books of Ancestry

Mar 27th, 2017 | By

The ancestors – however we are moved to envisage them – are an important part of the spiritual world of many Pagans. Ancestors are also a complicated, challenging lot! Most modern Pagans have generations of Christian ancestors behind them. Not all of us feel a connection with our immediate blood ancestry, some of us are

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Imelda Almqvist – author insights

Mar 25th, 2017 | By

When did you first realise you wanted to write? I started writing diaries and stories as soon as I learned how to write in school (and never stopped). If you could write full time, would you? I have no desire to write full time but I would love to spend my every waking hour deep

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Spring equinox

Mar 23rd, 2017 | By

By Nimue Brown For a moment, we stand between the dark half of the year, and the light. It’s hard to feel that moment. If you’re sensitive to day lengths, then what you feel at the equinox is the speeding up of change, an acceleration towards longer, lighter days. My body does not experience this

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Author insights – Elen Sentier

Mar 21st, 2017 | By

When did you first realise you wanted to write? About age 3 What was your first book? Dreamweaving – about doing British native shamanism What makes you stand out as an author? Probably because I follow the old ways of Britain which are hardly known at all at the moment Do you have any writing

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The Awen Alone

Mar 19th, 2017 | By

The Awen Alone : Walking the Path of the Solitary Druid audiobook is now here! Available through bandcamp, you can download the book, as well as receiving Joanna van der Hoeven’s music album, “Drops of Awen” for only £10. Also included are guided meditations and talks from previous workshops! More material will be added throughout

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Author insights – Melusine Draco

Mar 17th, 2017 | By

When did you first realise you wanted to write? When I was still in secondary school and was told by the career’s officer not to talk stupid. She suggested I went to work for British Rail instead! What was your first book? My first novel was ‘Whittlewood’ in the modern horror genre, which was published

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Merlin, past and future

Mar 15th, 2017 | By

Since the release of her Pagan Portal on Merlin, Elen Sentier has been out and about giving talks… On the 24th of February she gave a talk on Merlin, Thresholds & the Fatherless Child. this was an illustrated talk at Rudolph Steiner House, London. Elen said: “The talk went very well with an interested audience

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Author insights – Lucya Starza

Mar 13th, 2017 | By

When did you first realise you wanted to write? As soon as I learnt to write. Probably about the age of five. What was your first book? Well, when I was about five, as soon as I realised I wanted to write a book, I had a go. It was about eight pages long, mostly

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