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Great Wheels of Fire

Imbolc is the celebration of the first stirrings of spring after the dark days of winter. Ancient Pagans celebrated the holiday by lighting ritual fires to lure back the sun.  188 more words


Catching Up

I’ve always been fascinated by the Anglo-Saxons – their language, culture etc, and I had a plan to run a regular item this year looking at their names for the months. 153 more words

Instagram Round Up. My Ten Most Popular Photos

Instagram has been my new social media hive. I know it’s not new, but it’s new to me.  I’m excited by the friendly community I have found there.   601 more words


Beneath the Sparkle

I often

think as

i stare

at the


around me:

is it all


smoke and



tricks of


playing with

mortal eyes… 45 more words


Light is Returning

Light is returning,
Even though this is the darkest hour,
No one can hold
Back the dawn

Let’s keep it burning,
Let’s keep the light of hope alive… 38 more words