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On Religious Blogging in Polytheism

A Devotional Preface

So, I had a flash of insight on Tuesday night and wrote out the entirety of Narahji (one of my conlangs) script within the span of ~45 minutes. 1,082 more words


For Hera

This is a repost from Old KALLISTI. I am prioritizing the devotional poetry I had on the old blog because this devotional poetry is meant to be read as a public offering to a god. 458 more words


My Gods Scare Me

(Note: I’m going through my old blog and republishing choice articles here. This piece was first published in October 2014 and became my first “viral” post. 994 more words


Thoughts After an Offering to the Mousai

While praying to the Mousai and Mnemosyne yesterday, I reflected a bit on my relationship with them and how it has evolved over several decades: I am nearly 30, and a relationship with them goes back to when I was 3 or 4. 1,176 more words


Two Old KALLISTI Posts: (1) The Relationship Between the Eumenides and Purification; (2) A Plug for Worshipping the Erinyes

It goes without saying that I took the day off of work so I could (1) spam the polytheistic Internet with how awesome the Erinyes are; (2) do a purification ritual and then sacrifice to the Erinyes for the Eumenideia; and (3) finally get my CT state nondriver ID. 1,277 more words


Poetry for the Eumenides

Eumenideia 2013

When my arms stretched high,
they came from below, the ones
with snakes shimmering in their hair.

The heavens, the underworld,
and all spaces in the cracks of existence… 624 more words


Happy Eumenideia!

The Eumenideia occurs on 27 Anthesterion, which is today until sunset. In the rest of this post, I’m going to talk a bit about how the date for that festival was set, link you to the text of the ritual that I wrote for Neokoroi, and provide some caveats about how my practice has evolved. 582 more words