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Stairway to Heaven on Harp

iTUNES! my first ever iTunes release!! thanks for all of the support- love all of you!! http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/stairway-to-heaven/id419711056?i=419711077&ign-mpt=uo%3D4 excuse the page turn 😉 connect with me on facebook! http://www.facebook.com/pages/Courtney-Kania-Harpist/229330163228 TWITTER-...

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Locking Our Shields

We think Basra can teach us a bloody lesson in helping our community survive. Under British control, Basra was a scene of calm. The city and its docks worked....

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A Quarterly Observance on the Wheel of the Year

Recently we attended a meeting of the pagan-studies group associated with the Beckley fellowship of the Unitarian-Universalist Association. Today’s blog stems from some remarks of the group’s leader J....

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Diary

We are told that blogs are supposed to reflect* what we’re doing in our day-to-day life and (of course)* the random thoughts that come with that life. Today’s review...

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P. Coelho’s The Alchemist

When you want something,all the universe conspires in helping you achieve it.This is a quote from Paulo Coelho’s The Alchemist. The question is: Do we believe it or not?...

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Derivation of wicca

An ongoing argument* in Craft circles centers on the derivation of the word Wicca. We have always been very fond of the Oxford English Dictionary system, finding sources in...

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Nature’s Pentagrams

Given our spiritual path that deviates from the conventional way of thinking, sometimes it is simply prudent to assume protective coloration and keep a low profile. Consider the words...

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Spring

Hi, gentle readers. We have finally caught up on the mail that accumulated during our very short weekend trip to observe Imbolc (an Irish-Celtic word meaning in the belly...

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What Are We In?

The question is often raised: Whether the people who call themselves pagan/Wiccans constitute a community. If we use as a first-draft definition: a community is a group of people...

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Imbolc – a Water Festival Connected with New Birth and the Lactation of Ewes

The full moon that marks Imbolc (near February 1) occurs in 2008 on Tuesday, January 22. We have looked at several Imbolc observances on the web and have come...

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