Heart of Hekate

“Hail, many-named Mother of the Gods, whose children are fair Shape the course of my life with luminous Light And make it laden with good things, Drive sickness and evil from my limbs. And when my soul rages about worldly things, Deliver me purified by your soul-stirring rituals. Yes, give me your hand I pray And reveal to me the …

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Smoke Before Fire

“It guided me and shone Surer than noonday sunlight over me, And lead me to the one Whom only I could see Deep in a place where only we could be. O guiding dark of night! O dark of night more darling than the dawn! O night that can unite A lover and loved one, A lover and loved one …

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Knife of Hekate

“The essence of Mother Hecate’s womb, The return to life from the past life’s tomb, Rebirth of the blood and of the flesh, The Initiate in the face of Death, Must partake of the Act of Sex, By word of mouth, Gnosis or text, There comes the greatest blessing true, Becoming One, whence three art two” – by Jason Perdue, …

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Into the Serpent’s Coils

“Then he dug a pit in the ground of a cubit’s depth and heaped up billets of wood, and over it he cut the throat of the sheep, and duly placed the carcase above; and he kindled the logs placing fire beneath, and poured over them mingled libations, calling on Hecate Brimo to aid him in the contests. And when …

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At the Feet of Hekate

 “Also she bare Asteria of happy name, whom Perses once led to his great house to be called his dear wife. And she conceived and bare Hecate whom Zeus the son of Cronos honoured above all. He gave her splendid gifts, to have a share of the earth and the unfruitful sea.  She received honour also in starry heaven, and …

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13 Days of Hekate

She has so many epiteths and faces. She is the dark sister in a line of Goddesses: Kali, Lilitu, The Morrighan, Cerridwen, Ereshkigal, Hel. Hekate is a Titaness, a child of the Primordial Elders who are of the beginning and ending in this realm. She is the traveler between worlds, given dominion of Sea, Sky and Land by Zeus Himself. …

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Hathor: the Original MILF

Dancing with the Lady of the Sycamore Being the eternal Maiden was my goal…to stay in the youthful newness and naive knowledge of my spiritual awareness. I wanted to always be fresh in the spiritual endeavors I pursued, something new and exciting at every turn. I loved the spontaneity of sex, drugs, dancing and prayer, always at the center of …

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Keybearer of the Crossroads

Illumination Through Fire Hekate is a major presence in my life, although I have only acknowledged this in the past 3 years. In the past I tended to avoid dark goddesses, specifically “crones”; part of me didn’t identify with them whilst still a young woman. During the pregnancy of my daughter I was caught in the heat and smoke of …

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Something different, Something liminal…

What exactly is a psychopomp? When I first heard this term within the context of my Dedicant Druidic training with Ár nDraíocht Féin (ADF) I thought to myself: So it is a shortened version of a psychotic, pompous deity? Because there very well could be some huffy-puffiness among the Kindred…hubris is often something left to mortals, after all. In actualty, …

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