A few months ago I was I sitting in a small wooden boat in Southeast Asia with some of my closest friends and teammates. We were trying to find our way up river through a maze of thousands of dead trees rising up out of the water. 868 more words
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New York five piece Animist play a rather great style of progressive death metal. Their debut EP is but three tracks, but clocks in at over half an hour’s worth of dazzling death prog, replete with blasting, epic guitar lines and a guttural roar that is surprisingly decipherable. 211 more words
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‘The Handbook of Urban Druidry – Modern Druidry for All’ – by Brendan Cowlin
What do I mean by the Web of Life?
Many years ago I read a book called Godel Escher Bach by Douglas Hofstadter. This book contains many mind expanding concepts one of which is the concept that a colony of ants might be sentient, even intelligent and well educated. 1,550 more words
I recently finished reading The Wakeful World (Moon Books 2012). It’s a popular book on animism by Emma Restall-Orr, who has a background in Druidry. I’ve tried to read a few other books on animism before this one and honestly found them to be completely impenetrable, but this one’s different. 1,017 more words