Yearly Archives: 2011

Turkey and Thailand

Thoughts and prayers for the people in Turkey (who recently suffered a 7.2 earthquake in one of the poorer sections), and Thailand (who have been experiencing continual severe flooding). I’m seeing if I can put aid information together for them … Continue reading

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Steve Jobs (1955—2011)

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September Link Roundup

The Norse Mythology Blog discusses the color of Thor’s hair and the various conflicting myths around this point. Discusses this in relevance to the portrayal of Thor in Marvel Comics. No Unsacred Place is now accepting submissions and soliciting applications … Continue reading

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Huginn CFS: Mysticism

Writers, artists, mystics, lend me your ears! HUGINN is seeking submissions for the Yule 2011 issue. Submissions are due by 1 December 2011. The Yule issue will deal with MYSTICISM: enlightenment, illumination, initiation; your experiences of divine communion or transcendence; … Continue reading

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[Admin] Some backend updates

Performed a few pieces of maintenance and tweaked a few things on the back end. Let us know if you encounter any weirdness. Let me also apologize for the lack of updates. All of the authors have been swamped and/or … Continue reading

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August Link Roundup

Elizabeth Vongvisith has written a great practical guide to UPG. Lupa has been writing a great deal on ethics of crystals, animal remains, and her thoughts on her own practice. The West Memphis Three were freed after reaching a deal … Continue reading

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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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