Category Archives: Thoughts on the Path

Build from the Ground Up

Sometimes, in order for there to be growth, there must first be fire. You must first clear the old, burn it to ash, and rebuild upon its bones. I have spent these last four months thinking long and hard on … Continue reading

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Savannah 2014

Part of the reason I’ve been so quiet these last few weeks is due to a trip I took down to Georgia at the end of February. Much of February was spent getting back to work at my new job, … Continue reading

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The Road

Leaves shine like jewels where the swollen autumn sun lights them. I’m making my way from Arlington to my second walk of the day, enjoying the last vestiges of fall. To my right, the Potomac sparkles lazily, the sun’s rays … Continue reading

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The Changes Around Here

When I first entered the Pagan blogosphere a few years ago, I viewed it as a spiritual diary more than an informational blog. Though I closed that blog down nearly a year ago, I kept that idea of wanting a … Continue reading

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To Battle Winter

The shirt I pulled on this morning bears a message for me: Winter is coming, it reminds me. I brush myself off, grab my client keys for the day, and head to my car to start work for the day. … Continue reading

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The Lingering Shadows

Autumn came quietly when I wasn’t looking. She snuck in like a whisper, a tiny flame, and took over while I had my head turned. I awoke this hallowed morning with a sensation of quiet guilt. Throwing off the covers, … Continue reading

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Lay Me Down

The candles were lit, the incense smoking. I pulled the blinds down and I stood before the altar, shuffling cards despite my protesting wrist and shoulder. Its pain, I offered to the gods and spirits, in hopes that that sacrifice … Continue reading

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