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Ritual: Warding Hearth and Home

  This ritual is a version of a ritual found in most Pagan Books of Shadows: The house blessing. Security at home is as important as its construction and the environment of the dwelling itself. 584 more words


One for the road

Following my last post, I reread Hone Tuwhare’s Roads, then came across an old one of mine, Lunar Land.

I offer you this one for the road: 88 more words


Home is where the Hearth is

There aren’t that many “open-submission” art exhibitions in Ireland these days but there’s one in Dún Laoghaire and the theme this year was ‘Home’. It was selected by Mark St.John Ellis of the NAG gallery and I’m delighted to report that my 3 works were accepted for the show. 367 more words


How Life On a Farm at the End of the Road Has Changed Me

Oh.. the pleasures of soil and birdsong and baby goats and lambs!  This land is a living dance of earth medicine.  This is a place where we can truly remember the ancient patterns of planting dances, rain dances, harvest dances, a place where we can feel the ancient future patterns of dancing for our lives in harmony with all of life, where we can engage dance as a divine ceremony for the greater whole.  693 more words

A New Kind Of Person

Winter Thoughts

A chill winter sunset blazes
Just above the far horizon
All of the rest of the sky is
A hazy mix of rose and gold… 81 more words


The Border of a Park

begin: southwest corner
moving north
untouched snow upon right
turn east
gentle rise, hill crest
south, retrace; no exit
labyrinth, pillars
& blue sky
west / cross road
at beginning

Jeremiah Ray