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Excerpt from Pagan Portals Rhiannon

Apr 1st, 2018 | By

Pagan Portals Rhiannon comes out in April 2018 and is Jhenah Telyndru’s first book at Moon Books. She previously wrote the introduction to The Goddess In America Pagan Portals Rhiannon is an exploration of Rhiannon that remembers her history, reclaims her divinity, and renews a pathway into relationship with this Welsh Goddess of Sovereignty. “Winding

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Brendan Myers videos

Jul 31st, 2017 | By

Brendan Myers writes about¬†philosophy, environmental ethics, history of ideas, spirituality, urban fantasy fiction, and game design. After earning his Ph.D in philosophy from the National University of Ireland, Galway, Myers’ ideas have been featured by the Pacific Business and Law Institute, the Scottish Environmental Protection Agency, the BC Civil Liberties Association, and the Order of

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Invoking Animal Magic – excerpts

Jun 17th, 2017 | By

Here’s a powerful little tale from Hearth Moon Rising’s Invoking Animal Magic: Once she was a spritely Lass who brought the joy of spring, but now she was Cailleach, she was old. As she hobbled to church that sunny morning, she spied berries, sweet berries that in her childhood she loved. The Cailleach picked the

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Padstow May Day

Apr 25th, 2017 | By

Wondering what to do for May Day? Here’s an excerpt from Kevan Manwaring’s Turning The Wheel… There is no better place to be in England on May Day than Padstow in North Cornwall, where every May 1st for many years (no one knows exactly how long it has been celebrated here, but it is probably

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The Dictionary of Magic & Mystery, an excerpt

Aug 20th, 2016 | By

This is an excerpt from the opening to Melusine Draco’s The¬†Dictionary of Magic & Mystery, which has far more to offer a reader than the notion of ‘dictionary’ may first suggest… To thoroughly understand what magic is all about, whether from the perspective of the village wise-woman or the high-powered ceremonial magician, we have to

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Featured Book – Celebrating Planet Earth

Jul 17th, 2016 | By

Celebrating Planet Earth, a Pagan/Christian Conversation Celebrating Planet Earth, a Pagan/Christian Conversation explores the similarities and differences between these two paths. It will appeal to Pagans and Christians and students interested in making connections and bridging the divide. Issues are discussed from an academic view point with practical emphasis on personal spirituality and ritual practice.

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Circles of Meaning, Labyrinths of Fear – an excerpt

Jun 15th, 2016 | By

Circles of Meaning, Labyrinths of Fear, By Brendan Myers The twenty-two relationships of a spiritual life and culture – and why they need protection. This excerpt is taken from early in the book… The Labyrinth of Fear Our world is utterly saturated with fear. We fear being attacked¬†by religious extremists, both foreign and domestic. We

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The House of the Double Axe

May 21st, 2016 | By

An excerpt from Laura Perry’s book on Minoan spirituality: Ariadne’s Thread When we think of Crete, among the many images that come to¬†mind is the famed labyrinth, the maze Theseus encountered in¬†his heroic adventure to defeat the Minotaur. But this superficial¬†depiction of the tale of the goddess Ariadne and her initiate¬†reveals only the surface of

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