Posts Tagged ‘ wild ’

The Selkie: Endurance in Wild Places.

Apr 19th, 2018 | By

Selkie is the Orcadian dialect word for seal, and legends of the Selkie, the mythological creature who slips from their sealskins to become a human on midsummer’s eve – originated up in the furthest isles of the United Kingdom. It’s true to say that Orkney is blessed with seals, 15% of the world’s population in

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Inviting The Wild

Feb 19th, 2018 | By

There is a Wild Woman in me. For a long time, she has been buried, beneath uncomfortable roles and uncertain acceptance. I knew her fleetingly as a teen, as a twenty-something. She called to me from the Earth on Lammas day and sang sweet songs through the trees as they greened in Springtime. I came

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Getting back to nature

Dec 7th, 2017 | By

In 2018, we’re looking forward to publishing a number of books that really take Paganism back to its roots in the natural world. We love all the many ways in which a person can develop their spiritual path and enrich their practice, but it’s good to get back to these fundamental things regularly as well.

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Walking in a Wild Place

Nov 20th, 2017 | By

As a photographer, I have always visited places of incredible beauty, and hoped to capture the perfect moment in order to preserve it forever. Partially this is to document and bring such profound wonder to others for their appreciation. It is also to record  my spiritual pilgrimages – because only in places of true wildness

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Living in the Wild

Apr 17th, 2016 | By

By Hearth Moon Rising We need the tonic of wildness – to wade sometimes in marshes where the bittern and the meadow-hen lurk, and hear the booming of the snipe; to smell the whispering sedge where only some wilder and more solitary fowl builds her nest, and the mink crawls with its belly close to

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