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February’s Goddess- Aphrodite

Feb 2nd, 2018 | By

How could we not celebrate Aprhodite in the month of February? Though the month of April is actually named after her (Aphrilis), surely February is an appropriate time to honor the goddess of love. Aphrodite has long been celebrated as the Greek goddess of love, sexuality, and beauty, but there’s so much more to her

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January’s Goddesses- The Moirai

Jan 3rd, 2018 | By
The Moirai, The Fates, spider

The Moirai are more commonly known in English as The Fates.  Originally, there was Moira (”strong one”), and she was a single Goddess.  Then she was divided into a goddess of birth and of death.  And then the third aspect, that of the life in between, showed up.  At one point, there were 4, but

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December’s Goddess- Nyx

Dec 1st, 2017 | By

Nyx is the ancient Greek goddess of the night. She was the most ancient of Titans, birthed from the original primordial chaos, and preceeded many of the Greek gods we know. She was worshipped long before Zeus or Aphrodite, long before Apollo and Artemis. In fact, before the stories of Apollo (who drove the chariot

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