Weary Prayer by Brigids Grove

“Earth hold me.Stones hear me.Breeze receive my woe.Help me to transmutepain into purpose,unrest into patience,and frustration into power.Thank you for the determinationto hold myself and others with love.” From Goddess Devotional , A Prayerbook Honoring the Sacred by Molly Remer Molly has so many good things with Brigidsgrove that I cannot even begin to list: […]

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Women. A Perfect Machine.

Since beginning of time, perfect machines, were invented & made, Designed, created & formed, within every shape, & in each shade, Faced with every adversity, they are always durable & dependable, Yet, sadly, by some, not valued, & considered merely expendable. At times, they can be as hard as rock, & just as sturdy & […]

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The Day When Fear Disappears

Do not do anything with fear; and fear not whatever you do. Bowl of Saki, December 12, by Hazrat Inayat Khan Commentary by Hazrat Inayat Khan: According to metaphysics fear is caused by the lack of light. Therefore the more light there is in the heart the more fearless the heart becomes. … When a […]

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A Samhain Ancestor Blessing

By Molly Remer, Brigidsgrove May you let your shoulders soften,the knots loosen and unbind.May you feel the light touchof the ancestors across your brow,their lives leading right up to now.May you savor a moment of silence,of quiet space-keepingand spark-tending.May you take a deep breath of gratitude,a deep breath of satisfaction,and a deep breath of peace.May […]

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Are We “For Giving”?

By Sid Reger, The Association for the Study of Women and Mythology I’d like to propose an alternate to the “market economy” paradigm that infects almost all of modern society. Let’s not talk about paying back or paying forward. Instead, let’s consider the model of the matriarchal Gift Economy, based on Genevieve Vaughan’s book, “For […]

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