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go back.
Night comes earlier.
Holly King claims his

My Elfje

Even Gods Were Young Once

As promised, I’m writing about Herne the Hunter today. He is a deity with which I have a close affinity, so naturally I wanted to include him in my portraits of Death Deities. 577 more words



Here in the northern hemisphere, we will be celebrating the Autumnal Equinox, Mabon, at 2:29 am on Tuesday September 23rd.

The time in the turning of the years wheel when light and dark are in equal balance. 477 more words


Winter Solstice and the Story of the Holly King

The Holly King is one aspect of the Horned God or Green Man, sometimes called Cernunnos.  The Holly King rules the year from the summer solstice to the winter solstice, when he is killed and replaced by the Oak King, who then rules from midwinter to midsummer.  445 more words