merlin

Story of the Song – Merlin am I

There are certain folk from the mythology of this little island that fill my heart. Taliesin, Arthur, Gwydion, Rhiannon to name just a few. Another is the figure of Merlin. I guess my first encounter with Merlin was in Disney's Sword in the Stone back when I

Druidry for Beginners – The Ritual of the Wild

So hopefully you have been practicing the senses meditations offered in the first post, and you also now have a space in your home dedicated to your practice. What next? It seems to me that a rite of dedication is still an important thing. When I first

How to write a song – songs and poetry continued…

Following on from yesterday's post on songwriting I'd like to delve a little deeper. It certainly helps me when I sit down to write to know what it is I'm going to be writing, ie whether it's a song, or a poem. If my drive is to

The Seven Gifts of Druidry video

I created this little video some months ago, and I don't know why I didn't post a blog about it then. The words are from a poster produced by the Order of Bards Ovates and Druids, written by my good friend Philip Carr-Gomm. The music is Merlin