Author Archives: dreamingpriestess

About dreamingpriestess

Susan Harper, Ph.D., aka The Dreaming Priestess, is an educator, activist, advocate, and ritual specialist living and working in the Dallas, Texas area.

A Journey Through the Major Arcana: The Fool

If you’ve been reading this blog for even a little while, you know that Tarot is the most consistent spiritual practice in this Priestess’s life — I’ve been reading for 25 years as of this summer, and Tarot has been … Continue reading

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Easing into the New Year

I’ve been sitting back and watching all the vibrant New Year energy swirling around me. People setting goals, making plans, putting changes into motion. I love the clean slate of a new year, and in years past I’ve been known … Continue reading

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June Community Reading

Summer has already started here in North Texas, though Summer Solstice is still three weeks away. The balmy days of Spring have given way to June heat, and the cooler days of Fall seem an eternity away. But even as … Continue reading

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May 2018 New Moon Oracle Reading

Happy New Moon in Taurus, Fellow Travellers! This New Moon comes at an especially intense time astrologically. It’s been a challenging Spring, to say the least, with the powerful energies of Saturn and Pluto retrograde. Now Uranus is exerting its … Continue reading

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Defining My Terms

Did you know that I am working on a blog-to-book project for Moon Books? I’m so excited about this venture. You can read the first installment of my book,¬†What is Feminist Witchcraft? here.

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March 8 is International Working Women’s Day

Sure, you’ll see it called International Women’s Day, but the roots of this observance lie in the labor movement. Women were instrumental in the move to organize labor in the United States, long before we gained the right to the … Continue reading

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Weekly Goddess Inspiration: Berchta

Early March is in in-between time. Back on my native South Dakota prairies, March either marked the very subtle beginnings of spring, or heralded one last round of storms where we’d be in Winter’s icy grip for a few more … Continue reading

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