As we gear up towards our next festival, our new May Queen introduces herself and how she will be interpreting her role at her first Beltane. Beltane’s community is something I strongly believe in, having personally experienced or seen others developing in skill and confidence, feeling accepted or gaining a sense of purpose when doing it, … Continue reading “Weaving together the elements” – Meet our new May Queen
Teagan I am an Atonement fan so that will always get my vote.
Everyone has a story to tell, and some stories are worth their weight in gold. How we retell past events, through the bardic art of storytelling, can help shape our present understanding. Thinking about stories as acts of empowerment in this way is particularly important in an age where so many of us feel disempowered. […] … Continue reading A Bardic Storytelling Ritual For Empowerment
I shall sing of the awen, which I shall obtain from the abyss Through the awen, though it were mute I know of its great impulses I know when it minishes; I know when it wells up; I know when it flows; I know when it overflows. –Taliesin, “The Festival” from the Book of Taliesin, […] … Continue reading Cultivating the Flow of Awen in our Lives — The Druid’s Garden
Ok, where I live we still have a Big Boys and they serve my favorite dessert "Classic Hot Fudge Ice Cream Cake". I am loving the story so far, glad she got the job after all that excitement and that bolo clip definitely flashy