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Visiting the Past to Find Hope for the Future

I’ve been on a bit of a feminist thealogy/feminist spirituality history tour of late. It feels like the moment is ripe for a whole new wave of Goddess Spirituality to be born, with the resurgence in interest in Witchcraft born … Continue reading

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New Moon in Aquarius: Where is Your Point of Entry?

It’s no secret that things are hard for many of us in the US right now. Those of us who have been politically engaged throughout our lives are watching as the unthinkable appears to unfold. Those who are newly politicized … Continue reading

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It’s OK to Ease in Slowly

Conventional wisdom holds that, when faced with a cold body of water, it is better to just plunge in all at once. Jump in, they say, and get it over with. You’ll warm up soon enough. When you ease yourself … Continue reading

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New Moon in Practical Capricorn

I am a free-wheeling Sagittarius raised, in part, by two very Capricorn sisters. While my spontaneous nature and, shall we say, flexible, approach to things like deadlines, chore lists, and other day to day matters has often clashed with their more regimented and structured … Continue reading

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The Longest Night, Mercury Retrograde Edition

The Winter Solstice brings us the bittersweet blessing of a long, dark night in which to reflect on the year that is passing, the year to come, and the deepest parts of ourselves. While this work is often uncomfortable, it … Continue reading

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Full Moon Rising

The Gemini Full Moon is rising! She’ll be Full on Wednesday, beckoning to us to bid the old year good-bye, focus on our most deeply held goals and principles, and prepare both for the new calendar year and — more … Continue reading

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Honest Conversations

Winter is, you may have noticed, the season of introspection for me. There’s something about the lengthening nights around Solstice that encourage me to go into the darker parts of myself and shine light into the neglected corners. This work … Continue reading

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