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Day 975 - BPAL's Ebenezer Scrooge

Scent Name: Ebenezer Scrooge

Manufacturer: Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab – Yule 2010: A Christmas Carol

Scent Description and Notes: “ EBENEZER SCROOGE
Oh! But he was a tight-fisted hand at the grindstone, Scrooge! 545 more words



Sunne returns! The light returns!
The earth begins to warm once more!
The time of darkness has passed,
and a path of light begins the new day.
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The Lord Of Misrule

With its origins in the Roman festival of Saturnalia, the tradition of inverting the normal order of things thrived in mediaeval and Tudor Britain.

For a number of days in December, a person of low rank would be appointed ruler of the midwinter festivities, and would orchestrate all manner of bizarre and irreverent goings-on. 485 more words

The Songs Of 'Calendar'

Yuletide reminder

Sydney, Australia, is in that Spring phase when it’s warm one day (22oC) and chilly the next (17oC).
On the cooler days the red and green of this gum tree remind me of Yuletide in northern hemisphere.


The Yule Rit

We filed upstairs hand-in-hand and made a circle in the hall. I saw the three women, who sat facing one another, a single candle in their midst. 1,411 more words


Meeting Shaman

It was a rainy Seattle night, typical of the winters here. It was Yule, and I was meeting a friend of mine to attend a Rite lead by his friend, Shaman. 1,087 more words


The Wiccan Rede, shared by NancyC/Seattle, August 27, 2014 . . . my thanks, ~J

According to Wikipedia, The origins & author of the poem called the Wiccan Rede are murky.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wiccan_Rede
I first came across it 30 years ago. In my opinion it’s a beautiful poetic moral code. 356 more words