The Golden Age & The Grotesque

About repression, celebration and expostulation of the Cthonic, and why I think the exclusivism of the Celestial has unbalanced the soul - because centrism is a naturally gravitic medium in our people which suffers when it is not allowed to hold. How the Grotesque might have been a movement of Folksoul to bring us back to centre.

My goal is to make you pause the next time you call something grotesque. I'll probably fail, but I've been chewing on this thought for a few years.

Tastes like cud.
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... And peanut butter.

Devine Inertia

A string of musings about the cult of Nerþus (the OG Queen of all Englands,) Nature, delineated approaches to gendered spirituality in lore, and the Domestic Temple today.

ᚦᛁᚾᛣᛁᛝ᛫ᛁᚾ᛫ᚻᛠᚦᛖᚾ᛫ᛖᛝᛚᛁᛋᚻ

:ᚠᛟᚱ᛫ᛟᚢᚱ᛫ᛠᚱᚦ-ᛟᚢᚱ᛫ᚷᛟᛞᛞᛖᛋᛋ᛫ᚪᚾᛞ᛫ᛗᛟᚦᛖᚱ᛫ᛟᚠ᛫ᚪᛚᛚ᛫ᚦᛖ᛫ᛚᛁᚹᛁᛝ: ᛭ :ᚪᛋᛣ᛫ᚪᚾᛞ᛫ᛁ᛫ᛗᚪᛄ᛫ᚪᚾᛋᚹᛖᚱ:

ᚦᛁᚾᛣᛁᛝ᛫ᛁᚾ᛫ᚻᛠᚦᛖᚾ᛫ᛖᛝᛚᛁᛋᚻ

:ᚪᚾ᛫ᚩᛞᛖ᛫ᛏᚩ᛫ᚦᛖ᛫ᚠᚱᛁᛄᚪ᛫ᛚᚪᚢᛋᛋᛖᛚ+ᛚᛟᛝ᛫ᛗᚪᛄ᛫ᛋᚻᛖ᛫ᛞᚱᛁᚾᛣ:

ᚦᛁᚾᛣᛁᛝ᛫ᛁᚾ᛫ᚻᛠᚦᛖᚾ᛫ᛖᛝᛚᛁᛋᚻ

:ᚪ᛫ᛚᛟᚹᛖᛋᛟᛝ᛫ᚠᛟᚱ᛫ᛟᚢᚱ᛫ᛠᚱᚦ᛫ᛁᛋ᛫ᚪᛚᛚ:

ᚦᛁᚾᛣᛁᛝ᛫ᛁᚾ᛫ᚻᛠᚦᛖᚾ᛫ᛖᛝᛚᛁᛋᚻ

:ᛟᚾ᛫ᚻᛟᚹ᛫ᚹᛖ᛫ᛚᛁᚹᛖ᛫ᛏᛟ᛫ᚠᛖᛖᛞ᛫ᛟᚢᚱ᛫ᚷᚱᛠᛏ᛫ᛗᛟᚦᛖᚱ᛫ᛠᚱᚦ᛫ᚹᚻᛟ᛫ᚷᛁᚹᛖᛋ᛫ᚢᛋ᛫ᛖᚹᛖᚱᛄ᛫ᚷᛟᛞᛞᛖᛋᛋ:

(Book Review) Inanna: Queen of Heaven And Earth; Her Stories and Hymns from Sumer by Diane Wolkstein and Samuel Noah Kramer

Review/discussion of a book regarding Inanna, once among principle deities of what is supposed to be a cradle of civilisations.