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Taliesin's Feast Day

For Taliesin Radiant Brow, the great Bard of Wales on his Feast Day:

Bright-Browed, Wave-Bourne

One can float so long in the darkness

rocked softly, rocked violently, 61 more words

Druidism

Thoughts on reconstructionism

Ever since I came to perceive myself as essentially pagan, a couple of years ago, and started reading widely in the online pagan/heathen subculture, I have been intrigued by reconstructionism. 574 more words

Reconstructionism

Mac Lir's Statue Stolen

A statue of Manannán Mac Lir on Binevenagh Mountain in Ireland, near Limavady in County Londonderry, was recently stolen. Really this is an act of desecration as a cross was left in its place with that all-too familiar message of militant monotheism, ‘you shall have no other gods before me’. 431 more words

Polytheism

The Satirist: Word In Opposition

A very venerable and important part of Gaelic tradition and of filidecht, the practiced of the filidh, was satire. Some of the most famous is about leaders who are stingy, inhospitable, and who offer mean rewards to the poets. 535 more words

Polytheism