On the Other Hand…(A Love Letter)

So, I've been a little hard on the Pagan community lately. I've decried abuses and hierarchies, lack of political engagement, and the leftovers of the sexual culture of the 1960s that still thrive in many corners of it. Those things are true, in my opinion, and I stand by them. So why, one might ask, do I continue …

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A Dawn Prayer

Whose warm love flows across the land each day Stirring Life, the world's magic, arms yearning up, Turning each green leaf to follow. Whose generous balm Upon the skin is love's touch, ahhhhhh heated fingers soothing, Whose roar boils water from ocean to sky Drawing sweet from salt, becoming rain, snow, river, lake; Whose fervid …

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The Avalanche–A Poem for January

The avalanche took our home. A wave of ice drove us before it, And everything we thought we had we loaded on our backs And fled, but no luck: the cold fist ground us under. Home. Years. Love. Work. Health. We cried as it passed over us, scraping, Pinned in place, locked in dim blue …

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