Poem: Asleep

Asleep Electric currents, like a live-wire coursing, spark at the edges of my chilly fingertips – your face warm in the glow of unnatural light that leads me to your side in death of night – I wish that I could bring you to life in the midst of this darkness, be swallowed up in…

Join Me in Writing Poetry…

Do you enjoy writing poetry or have you always wanted to try? I invite you to consider joining my new AllPoetry group Mother Earth, Father Sky – Pagan Poets. All-Poetry is a great site for posting your work and keeping it all conveniently organized! I have been a member for many years. I am currently running a…

Poem: Softening

Breath slipping down the chasm of the chest, rising falling… I am in this moment present to the sounds that slip around my shoulders, dainty tinkling, tremmoring vibrations of messages and background. I am softening into what life is and what it is not. Original link.

Poem: “Twin Souls”

Twin Souls Did we once stand – Priest and Priestess – in a field of gold? Were we clasped hand in hand, lovers, Lord and Lady? Did we sing the songs of old, symphonic spirits soaring? Did we dance the Beltane fires, making love beneath the moon? Little doubt that many times these forest paths…

Shadow: Poem & Journal

Shadow Once small, this gray shadow grows larger, exponentially rising, becoming overbearing, darkens to the dullest black – flat, yet overwhelming like a suffocating vine sprouting from a drained ground, coiled to choke the life from lungs as I rasp against the onslaught of dread and doom. The days of the shadow self existing light…

Teaser Blurb for Young Adult Pagan Novel: Little Fire

I am writing a Young Adult novel for NaNoWriMo – this is my teaser blurb for the story! — Aideen Ryan recently moved to a backwards town in the hillsides of upstate New York. Although she does well enough in high school, getting straight A’s and taking only the toughest classes, her teachers don’t seem…

Devotional to Brigid #1

Healing hands of a gentle Goddess brush over brows with such tenderness, motherly kisses that sear a seal of sacred love into the core. Knowing smile of a serene Goddess whose well of knowledge runs as far and wide as the streams stretch across the Earth. Fiery forge of a determined Goddess whose hammer strikes…