Category Archives: Pagan Interest

Posts which are of a general interest to Pagan folk. Primarily a “catch-all” category for general Pagan-related posts.

A Moment of Opportunity: American Diplomacy in the Middle East and North Africa

This is a rather long video of a speech President Obama gave recently about American foreign policy as it relates to the Middle East and North Africa. Egypt, Libya, Tunisia, Iran, and Israel are featured heavily. I don’t know what … Continue reading

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Declaration of Intent (4 Month Progress Report)

Back on 2 January, (and again on 11 March, I posted a list of Declarations (read: New Year’s Resolutions) and an update. I think NYR are fine, but, most people take them to be something of a joke; something we … Continue reading

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Should Religious Icons be Represented in Art or Popular Culture?

Following the flap over showing Mohammed’s likeness in a comic a few years ago and the recent destruction of a photograph showing a crucifix in urine, the natural question to ask is should religious iconography be banned from modern art … Continue reading

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A Pattern? Or Wishful Thinking?

I’ve noticed a pattern with my blog here. Posts that have little or nothing to do with religion don’t get a lot of traffic. When I posted this and this, I seemed to generate a lot more traffic and even … Continue reading

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How We Can Improve Sex Education

WARNING: This post contains mature content and may not be suitable for everyone. Anyone offended by common sense and logic or frank discussions about sex should not read the following. Also, anyone not willing to accept what they learn about … Continue reading

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Declaration of Intent (Progress Report)

Back on 2 January, I posted a list of Declarations (read: New Year’s Resolutions). I think NYR are fine, but, most people take them to be something of a joke; something we all say we are going to do, but … Continue reading

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The Transgender Question

There is a huge debate happening now in the Pagan community over the inclusion of Transgender women in Dianic Wicca or Dianic Witchcraft. The primary opponent to for inclusion of Transwomen is Z Budapest and her main point is that … Continue reading

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Reader Poll: How Would You Act?

How would you act if someone you knew, either friend or family member, came out to you as being gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgendered? Once you vote, please take a moment to leave a comment, below. If there is no … Continue reading

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101 Things About Me: Part Ten

I’m not a hugely religious person. That’s probably obvious if you’ve read this blog for any length of time. While I sometimes talk about religion and spirituality, and I nominally offer prayers and supplications to Athena, I rarely talk too … Continue reading

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What Does the Devil Mean to You?

I get asked, on occasion, usually by well-meaning Christian friends, what my views on the Devil are. This is usually asked as a prelude to the “Have you asked Jesus for forgiveness” spiel. When this happens, I smile and patiently … Continue reading

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