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Happy Yule 2014!

Happy Yule all!

Yule at our house this year meant soul food. I’m not sure how or why that happened, but I’m partially blaming the inspiration on Loki Himself. 140 more words


Experiencing Chippewa traditions with Two Dogs

Friday morning a chilly dawn with clear skies and fall colors. John picks us up outside the hotel and we go to their home to enjoy breakfast that Amanda has prepared. 836 more words


A Return To Wild

I was just remembering my Beltane ritual last year, where I washed myself, naked in the rising sun, surrounded by nature and bird chatter and the whispering trees… 150 more words


Christmas Acrostics - Day 19

I first shared this photo, and a little about this ritual, in this post: http://wordsthatserve.wordpress.com/2013/12/23/week-31-of-good-deeds/

Welcome to day nineteen, for which I’ve used the word… 229 more words

Sex Magic

One time I was in hospital in London. There was a staff nurse working nights there called Sophia, who often came to sit with me in the small hours. 869 more words


The Hindu Temple Society of North America

By: Hemalini Paltoo

The Hindu Temple

The Pargan family sat together, facing a beautifully decorated Ganesha statue in the middle of the temple, with their flowers in their clasped hands and listening to chants of the priest. 861 more words