poetry

Winter’s Sweet, Sweet Song

Let the darkness of the longest night hold me, Let the peace of the Winter Earth enfold me, Gently, In silence, Resting in the embrace of soil, On a bed of fallen leaves, My Mother, sleeping, breathes.   Free my mind of restlessness, Show me not what

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A Druid Creation Myth

I love creation stories. I love Genesis, the Norse creation tale, the ones created by Tolkien in the Silmarillion, the many creation stories of indigenous cultures and peoples around the world. It breaks my heart that we have lost our Celtic creation stories. Some say that the

Tales from the Road: Trains,1937, and a Storm

I've been back in the UK for just under a week and my thoughts are turning back to the time we spent at the Michigan Pagan Festival. The flight over from Sydney to LA was pretty bumpy but nothing compared to the one from LA to Detroit.

Druid

Druid - Damh the Bard I look behind me and see the face of a poet, Flaming eyes that know no bounds, Who understands the secrets of the land, the sea, the sky, And the language of the birds, Who can hear the message in the cry