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You know me? You don't know me

I am not a reconstructionist.

There. I said it. I feel better now, I think.

I was strongly drawn to reconstructionism in the beginning. It seems so academic. 1,070 more words

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To Answer a Call

It’s easy to follow the wave of emotion in a crowd. When I’m on a protest march, with the energy all stirred up by the hundreds or thousands of people speaking in one voice with me, then it’s easy to take a stand. 693 more words

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Voting, Politics and the Xartus: Paganism in Practice

I’ve been having a debate with with a friend about politics and voting. (See Cthuludruid’s blog post here.) I’ve been doing my usual reaction to people who yell “Revolution!”, nearly as gleefully as American apocalypse-wishers who hoard food and guns and wait for humanity to return to its true wild ways (only this time with better weapons). 1,204 more words

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October: Chaos

I get the call at 5pm. Merlin needs to be put to sleep, tonight. I look at my watch and know I will not get there in time. 561 more words

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Pagan Blog Project: C is for Cailleach Bheara

In some way, I feel like I might be half cheating these blogs by using my deities, but it gives me a bit of an excuse to discuss them more personally than I do in my resource posts, because obviously, I intend for them to be resources so my personal feelings about them become irrelevant. 281 more words

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