Author Archives: Talasyn

Signs of Samhain

This afternoon, while out walking, I stumbled across a house that had put remarkable energy into making it spooky-wonderful for Samhain/Halloween.  The house, a beautifully maintained Old Portland from the first decade of the last century, looked better than I’d … Continue reading

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Polytheist Conference: Many Gods West

I’ve been going to Pantheacon in San Jose, CA over President’s Day weekend in February off and on for many years.  Meanwhile, oh so quietly, another conference of interest has been putting down roots to the north:  Many Gods West. … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice & the Dagda

Today I celebrated Winter Solstice in ritual with a close friend and long-time priestess.  We worked with the Dagda, Brigid, and a number of the land spirits at Bru na Boinne, where the most exquisite thing happens at every winter … Continue reading

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Vigilance & Activism

(image: http://tinyurl.com/han7zo4) It is a few weeks since the Presidential election in the US, and I have determined not to recede into silence.  While many in the mainstream media are saying, “give Trump time to make his political appointments,” and … Continue reading

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How to visit a sacred site

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