Monthly Archives: August 2011

Working When Depressed and Anxious

Let me start by saying that I am a survivor of Katrina. This has, unsurprisingly, caused continuing issues for me, issues that get particularly accentuated toward the end of August each year. It creates certain particular challenges to doing occult … Continue reading

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Religious Abuse: Healing the Damage

After you leave an abusive leader or group, you will wonder “What do I do now?” For many people, that group and leader defined who they were as people as well as pagans. A large part of the healing process … Continue reading

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Religious Abuse: How to Leave

Leaving a religious abuse relationship is like leaving any other abusive relationship. Leaving a pagan religious/magical relationship has its own quirks, but many of the principles are the same. 1. Plan Ahead Unless you are actually living with the leader, … Continue reading

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Religious Abuse: How to See

For those of you that follow religious news, Warren Jeffs, the leader of the Mormon polygamist sect in Texas, was convicted of two counts of sexual assault on a child. As Huffington Post contributor Danielle Tumminio says,”… there is another aspect … Continue reading

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July Link Roundup

Elizabeth Vongvisith has an awesome essay up On Being A Catalyst: Lokeans and the Trickster Role which talks about what constitutes a trickster and what their role actually comes down to. Juniper at No Unsacred Place has an essay up … Continue reading

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