Author Archives: Hrafn

Link: Spiritual Authority

Cat Chapin-Bishop at Quaker Pagan Reflections has a great essay up on Spiritual Authority. Highly recommended. Recommend on Facebook Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post

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Thanksgiving and Giving Thanks

Thanksgiving is an almost exclusively US holiday and cultural ritual (at least as celebrated in November, my understanding is there is a Canadian version in October). It is used as a reason to get together with friends or family, share … Continue reading

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Pathworking: Journey to the Plane of Air

Ground, center, and go to your room. On the eastern wall of the room you notice a window, approaching it, you can see out into the vast open sky. Blue reaching out infinitely, with the barest wisps of clouds in … Continue reading

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Transgender Day of Remembrance, 2010

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Some New Features

There have been a few improvements to Weaving Wyrd over the last couple of weeks that I wanted to flag in case people were visiting strictly through our syndication system. First and most importantly we’ve added a Services page that … Continue reading

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Pathworking: Building a Sacred Space, Grounding, Centering

Close your eyes and breathe deeply. In… out… in… out… in… out… Let your body relax. Breathe in… out… in… out… in… out… You see yourself standing in a field. The day is clear, and it looks to be sometime … Continue reading

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Basic Elemental Pathworkings

Over the next few weeks, I am going to be preparing a series of basic pathworkings that can help teach basic elemental work, along with techniques such as grounding, centering, and constructing your own space. This is part of my … Continue reading

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30 Days, Day 11: On Urban Spirit Work

This is a revised version of an earlier essay I’ve written. Reposting here as part of my 30 days since it remains extremely central to who and what I am and what I am doing, especially with Weaving Wyrd. One … Continue reading

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Voting

Politics is always a sticky subject. I’ve found that I can agree with someone in the entirety on virtually every issue and still end up voting for the exact opposite candidate because I believe that they are closer to realizing … Continue reading

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The Nonpublic Public Group

One of my issues with many Pagan groups is the mixed message they send on public presence. Some groups have a highly obfuscated public presence. They run open classes, do workshops, and hold regularly scheduled public rituals several times a … Continue reading

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