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When Brighid Heals With Fire

Every year I write about Brighid and what a healing experience the time between Mabon and Imbolc is for me.  This year, as I felt my next chrysalis, Sammhain hit me like a bonfire that fed on every last bit of emotional detritus left inside me.  502 more words


Enchantments Re-enchanted

All things listen to each other, even if they don’t intend to, because they share one world. As if on cue, New Republic‘s deputy editor Ryu Spaeth devoted a 6 February 2018 article to “ 788 more words


Imbolc 2018

Imbolc snuck up on me faster than I could have guessed this year! But I’m so ready for spring, so not gonna complain. I kept it really simple this year. 617 more words

Gaelic Polytheism

More Than Just Groundhog Day

February always comes as a surprise to me.  As much as I dislike winter and long for spring and summer, you would think I’d be counting every day.  534 more words

Brighid Aspect Healing Prayer Beads

Since early in its history, my local ADF Grove, Sassafras Grove in Pittsburgh, PA, USA, has been working with nine aspects of their patron goddess Brighid at Imbolc (what they typically call “Brigantia”).  608 more words


Imbolc - Lichtmess

☀️ IMBOLC ☀️

Namen des Festes
→ Imbolc = Im Bauch der Mutter
→ Oimealg = Schafsmilch (Mutterschafe geben ihren Lämmern die erste Milch)
→ Brighid = Feuriger Pfeil… 705 more words


Celebrating Imbolc 2017

Happy Imbolc everyone. Known as Imbolc or Candlemas, the 1st of February is one of the four great festivals of the Celtic year. It marked the end of winter and the beginning of spring. 1,567 more words