Stepping Back

I go through cycles of engagement, especially where I find someplace new to explore. I dive in, test the waters, see what the culture is, get a bead on the consensus, the style of engagement, the quality of discussion. Sometimes it really works out, sometimes I only find I want to stay a little while. … Continue reading Stepping Back

Repost: Sale on the Girls Underground Story Oracle — A Forest Door

A friend of mine and a practitioner of many years who've I've looked up to has a sale going on this month for the narrative-based oracle deck she created. Be sure to grab one! 20% off through the month of September! More info here. via Sale on the Girls Underground Story Oracle — A Forest Door

Ancestor Work part 6: Duty, Sacrifice, and Gendered Expectation

Since starting this series, both my husband and I have been observing a rather insane density of sychronicities in going about our day-to-day lives. I haven't yet divined on it so that I can focus on building up the work as I feel I need to in these still-early stages, but it's become painfully obvious that this … Continue reading Ancestor Work part 6: Duty, Sacrifice, and Gendered Expectation

The Cudgel

The first thing I do when penning a new blog post is to title it. I declare my subject, and the flavor of that subject, before actually doing any writing. I make a leap of faith that my title will be good and sufficient in introducing ideas that I have not yet organized, and then … Continue reading The Cudgel