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#psptbt: The Shingle

#psptbt is a blog series on the National blog. Every third Thursday, we’ll dig into the archives from the last 97 years and share a piece of Phi Sigma Pi history. 52 more words


IW 57: Paltu

For a discussion of this songpoem, see IW Guided Tour: IW 57-61

There was this other Paltu.
I was given the gift of devotion…

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"The Inner Way"

IW 57-61: The Path

IW 57: Paltu

Click on IW 57 to view the Paltu songpoem discussed here

See The Inner Way anthology to read all the selections… 391 more words

IW Guided Tour

“Till immersed in that mighty ocean”: Perils of Awakening in a Universe of Hungry Ghosts

Down, down, I sank, till immersed in that mighty ocean where conflicting elements were swallowed by a mountain wave of darkness, which grasped me within its mighty folds and I sank to the lowest depths of forgetfulness.

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The Story So Far, Part 3: The World Tree

Seven years ago, I woke up in the middle of the night and felt a feminine presence at my side.

I didn’t know who or what she was at the time, but I would later identify her as my patron goddess. 1,126 more words

Chaotic Choices

Set was my first Kemetic experience, and so far, the only one who has put me through any sort of initiatory test, so I wanted to re-tell this story.   1,163 more words


Walk Like an Egyptian

I am not sure when my fascination with Ancient Egypt began; I have been interested for as long as I can remember.  In 6th grade I did a project centered around Ancient Egypt, my daughter had to make something from Ancient Egyptian culture (ok, I admit I totally took over the project!) and my first college paper was on Nefertiti; it is just something I have always gravitated towards. 475 more words