As Samhain approaches, thoughts turn to those who have passed. Distant ancestors and family members alike. I know there are those who say that Samhain was not an ancient feast of the dead. But, for modern Pagans it has become just that. For me, at a time when the final harvest is gathered, the days … Continue reading Remembering..
I have not reviewed a book in this blog before. I have mentioned titles that I like or recommend, but not specifically reviewed. However I felt that the marvellous book "The Assembly of the Severed Head" by Hugh Lupton deserved a review. I have for sometime had a love of the Mabinogion. I have read … Continue reading Assembly of the Severed Head.. a review
I am lucky enough to live in a place that has several areas of ancient woodland nearby. I visit these woodlands on a regular basis, usually to walk the dog or more recently to have a Nerf war with my son. There is something very peaceful and energising about a woodland walk (apart from the … Continue reading In praise of trees