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Column: Family, Final Rites, and Care-giving — The Wild Hunt

What an incredibly beautiful piece.  I encourage everyone to give it a read.

Blessings from the Heath.

For every Pagan, Heathen, or Polytheist who takes care of the ill, the dying, and the loved ones of coven, clan, grove, as well as those who are solitary in their practice, there is the uneven bridge of connection during the time of final rites.

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Pagan

Last Commuion -What's My Name?

What’s My Name?

For the last several weeks I have watched videos of many of the Muhammad Ali prize fights. The more I watch the fights, the more I have grown to respect what Ali brought to the ring. 740 more words

The Power of a Picture

“What is that?” Asked a curious voice as America Needs Fatima custodian Jose Ferraz stepped into the hotel elevator in Altamonte Springs, Florida. “This is the Pilgrim statue of Our Lady of Fatima,” replied Mr. 366 more words

Catholic

The patient

The patient lies dying
Body wasting
Skin pale and taut
lethargic eyes stare
from hollowed out sockets
Faded remnants of life born in hope
disappear in deep shadows… 176 more words

Haiku/Poetry