Holiday Hyperinclusensitivity

Not sure what to put on your holiday letter or card? Try this:

Please accept without obligation, express or implied, these best wishes for an:

environmentally safe, socially responsible, low stress, non-addictive, and gender-neutral celebration of the winter solstice holiday as practiced within the most enjoyable traditions of the religious persuasion of your choice (but with respect for the religious or secular persuasions and/or traditions of others, or for their choice not to practice religious or secular traditions at all) and further for [Read more…]

Winter Solstice on KFAI

Hey . . . just ran across this on the Minnesota Heathens board:

Happy Yule everyone!

I would just like the Minnesota community to know that KFAI 90.3 FM radio is
hosting a one-hour program about the Winter Solstice
this Sunday, December 19th from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m.

The show will be produced by Karen Ellery of the Minnesota Revels
new and traditional folk music (Wassailing Songs, Pre-Christian Feasting
Songs, and some contemporary Yule Songs),
stories and Yule mythology by Steven Posch,
singing by Becca Allen,
Poetry by Susan Day Cooper and more!

Tell your friends and set your tape recorders- you won’t want to miss it!


Cool, Huh?

Today’s Shamanic Musing

Well, just to follow-up. The Gallery is being converted back into a gallery from a cave even as we speak. I did run across a little private shamanism page here which I want to take a closer look at. I particularly like the bit about Polaris and the middle pillar. Food for thought. Qabalistic, Norse, Shamanic, hmm . . .