Archive for March 2017

Spring equinox

Mar 23rd, 2017 | By
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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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News and films from Imelda Almqvist

Mar 11th, 2017 | By
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Moon Books author Imelda Almqvist has had so much going on lately that it needs a whole blog post to bring you up to speed! She did an ‘At Home’ photoshoot with Spirit & Destiny Magazine For their March issue of 2017. Here’s a little clip from that: Imelda Almqvist is, as well as being an

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Angela Paine – author insights

Mar 9th, 2017 | By
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When did you realise you wanted to write? When I was living in the Golden Valley, on the borders of Wales, I began studying and growing Celtic medicinal plants. Gradually I began to teach a small group of students, then to run workshops on Celtic herbs. My students frequently asked whether there were any books

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Jez Hughes talk at Watkins

Mar 7th, 2017 | By
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Back in February, Moon Books author Jez Hughes did a talk and book signing at Watkins in London. Jez is the author of The Heart of Life – a book exploring shamanic initiation and healing in the modern world. Find out more about the book here – http://www.moon-books.net/books/heart-life Happily, Watkins habitually film talks held at the

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Brendan Howlin – author insights

Mar 5th, 2017 | By
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When did you first realise you wanted to write? I’ve always written and drawn as long as I can remember. What was your first book? The Handbook of Urban Druidry What makes you stand out as an author? I’m a secular scientist and Druid writing for a pagan audience. Do you have any writing rituals

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