A fascinating post of Hellenic woman dress and style.
I know this author personally and his wife from local Pagan Pride Day events, they are awesome people and I have been waiting for this book for a very long long time.
It’s the 1820′s and a deep sense of national pride is raging amongst the Greek people of the Ottoman Empire. Desperate to seek independence from a realm that had existed since the 1300′s, what started in 1814 as a conspiracy in Odessa (now modern day Ukraine) now had the backing of most of the merchants of Greece, resulting in a small army of troops crossing the Prut River into Moldavia to attack Turkish soldiers. 603 more words
I promised this a while back, but have been so busy and now realize nearly a month has passed. So…
I talked about exploring some Celtic practices upon North American land, like encountering the local land goddess in whichever land we live on, working with river and creek deities/spirits, springs and other local spirits; ways of offering to them, based on years of my own experience and experiments. 463 more words