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The Oak King

Today marks the longest day of the year. The summer solstice. In pagan tradition, two kings  battle during the year and eventually trade positions of dominance. The Oak King who you probably know as the Green Man, is dominant on this, the longest day of the year. As the coming days pass, his power wanes and the Holly King takes his place.  The Holly King, you will notice, bearing a striking resemblance to Santa Claus. Before the Abrahamic religions took over, nature was the Goddess, the God and the temple of worship. In modern society, we spend much of our time indoors. We lose touch with our connection to nature. We shun the heat, which is the result of the...

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Farewell, and Fly With the Angels

The world is sad this week as we mourn the passing of David Bowie and Alan Rickman. Both of them were entertainers who defied stereotypes and broke boundaries set by dogmatic religions.   What the Angels have told me is that these two and many of their show business companions are able to successfully break […]

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