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ADF Dedicant Path: Seventh High Day Recap (Beltane)

Despite all the sunny days we’ve had since Eostre, Beltane managed to land on a cold and rainy one. I made the best of it in my mind by thinking of the weather as the dark half of the year’s final farewell. 414 more words


ADF Dedicant Path: Ancestors (Essay Prep.)

First, a little update on my DP plans. When I started this work, I was still in graduate school. Because of my busy schedule, I postulated that I wouldn’t finish the DP within a year’s time. 998 more words


ADF Dedicant Path: Nine Virtues (Courage)

Our Own Druidry defines Courage as,

The ability to act appropriately

in the face of danger.

Merriam-Webster defines Courage as,

mental or moral strength to venture, persevere, and withstand danger, fear, or difficulty…

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ADF Dedicant Path: Seventh High Day Essay (Spring Cross-Quarter)

Is it my seventh High Day already? Actually, this will be my eight High Day since discovering ADF, but my seventh since beginning the Dedicant Path. 368 more words


The Importance of Bees

I have always been fascinated by bees. Some of my earliest memories are of sitting inside a Forsythia bush (like Lilacs in colder climates, Forsythia hollow out as they grow making little ‘houses’) watching the bees carrying purses of pollen on their legs. 2,376 more words


ADF Dedicant Path: Nine Virtues (Vision)

Our Own Druidry defines Vision as,

the ability to broaden one’s perspective to have a greater understanding of our place/role in the cosmos, relating to the past, present, and future.

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ADF & Other News

So I joined the ADF a couple days ago and have been going through the material, writing things down in what I suppose you can call a Book of Shadows, but mostly I like having rituals and prayers and other such things written by hand in one place. 418 more words

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