Monthly Archives: November 2013

Making My Own Natron

I woke up at 5am due to my alarm setting off. This is part of my normal routine. I got up, shut the alarm off and went back to bed. Except that I couldn’t sleep! So I gazed out my … Continue reading

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My Yuletide Altar

Some people may think I’m a poor excuse for a Pagan because I celebrate Christmas as well as Yule. I have long since stopped seeing the Christmas season in a Christian way. I do not go to Church for special … Continue reading

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Natron

Natron is an ancient Egyptian salt based cleanser that was used with embalming mummies. However, it also had a lot of different uses beyond that purpose. It was used for dyes and pigments and to clean your teeth, predating toothpaste! … Continue reading

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I woke this morning to a winter wonderland. Everything was covered in a blanket of snow, glistening and beautiful. The storm we are supposed to be getting was not as severe as we anticipated, but it is snowing lightly again. … Continue reading

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How Does One Deal With Loss?

A little over a week ago I got a text message from my Counselor/therapist that her back was in too much pain so she had to cancel our appointment. I thought nothing of it, except that I hoped her back … Continue reading

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Awake To Darkness

The mornings have become so dark when I awake. And the day ends so soon, with descending darkness at around 4:30pm. This just makes me want to  hybernate. Last night I did a small devotional to the Gods; Ra and … Continue reading

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Prayer/Chant

A brief prayer or chant to Ra that I wrote: Oh Ra, Ra, Sun God, Ra, like the sun that kisses skin  Be bold, be strong, and be virtuous,  Carry me that I may learn Acts of courage, Of the … Continue reading

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