Review/discussion of a book regarding Inanna, once among principle deities of what is supposed to be a cradle of civilisations.
Brain dump: don't let it get the best of you edition. Bonus: the lady up the road will always be a bigger man than you, until she's not.
An effort post about the womens based on what I feel is a very tired conversation. But maybe one worth repeating.
A story of life choice contrasts seen over the course of jobs worked for a client.
This is a time suck, be warned. I've injected a lot more grey matter into this than other things. What follows is some exegesis of mine. An attempt to untangle my own gut feelings from scholarship I've read, and to try and put things together again. This is all unverified personal gnosis, for those familiar with the terms. From a perspective which waxes Teutonic, I have tried to balance what speaks to me from Celtic and to a greatly diminished return Hellenic culture in my quest to integrate Goddess and God into my life. My belief that the Pantheon is hypostatic, and Life as a superorganism constitutes a brahmanesque monad in which polarity creates dynamism. But how, at least for us in the mortal coil, the Fertility Cult is the oldest and I think most sensible place to look for the Divine.
Clickbait. Click bait to take the bait. Maybe you'll be surprised. Maybe not. Don't care. Boats and dinghies.
A somewhat fluid brain-dump about Esoteric Chivalry, gender relations, Paganism and progress. Bonus: Bog Posting - FUN!
Coming soon: The Bog Song, a technicolour experience.
People break in different ways. They drift apart inside themselves, lose touch with others. Sometimes all it takes is a bad day to drive a lifetime of unlearned lessons home. Or break the camel's back.
Experimenting with vignettes, I guess. No further commentary is offered. Happy Monday.
A major problem we face in reclaiming positive culture is the absence of marital role models. True love is hard to find, seldom discussed and often mocked. Here's a story that shakes the modern myth.