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A Cup of Hemlock: Dealing with Conflict in Coven and Congregation
There have always been those folks who point out our foibles, and make us take an uncomfortable look at our world, as well as those who simply had the misfortune to point out the obvious when it was unwelcome. Then there are troublemakers, folks who go out of...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Persephone - An Intutitive View
Persephone is a Goddess whose history has been mainly inferred from ancient mythological placement of her as Demeter’s daughter and Hades wife. She has rarely been addressed outside of the context of her connection to these two more infamous individuals....
Deities & Heros >> Greek
Our Pagan Village: The Importance and Persuit of Honor
Candlelight flickers over the Beltaine revels. Food is laid out in the circle for the feast. Only one rule – no one can feed themselves. Each is dependent on friends and loved ones for sustenance, joy and delight. After an hour of laughter and revels and way...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
The 'W' Word (Witch), What Does it Mean?
The other day I sat down and again tried to define what it is that I am doing. We are talking about beginning our church next year, but a church of what? I am the type that is most comfortable with a clear and complete understanding, so I began at the...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
An Open Letter To The Pagan Community
The following is an "Open Letter" to the Pagan Community from one of the nations "top" Buddhists (in a non-hierarchical way) and appeared in the Winter '93-'94 Green Egg. Since it's an "Open Letter" I doubt I'm stomping on anyone'...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Religions >> Buddhism
Pagan Mythology
Is the traditional story presented as an historical event that serves to illustrate part of the world view of a people or explain a practice, belief, or natural phenomenon. The mythological beliefs a culture shares gives shape to its actions and choices....
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays

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Senate votes down Crittenden Compromise, Jan. 16, 1861
On this day in 1861, the Senate voted down the Crittenden Compromise, a last-ditch effort to preserve the Union and avoid a civil war.
Last Chance for Compromise
John Crittenden and his colleagues attempted to create peace between the two sections through a package of amendments and acts that came to be known as the Crittenden Compromise (see map for details). Scholars depict the deal, which was all but dead ...
New DNA Techniques Help Scientists Find Origins of African Slaves
From the 15th to the 19th centuries, at least 12 million people were shipped from Africa as slaves. Many of them died during the harrowing passage to the New World, but around 10.7 million eventually reached the Americas, with some 90 percent of these ...
Greg Blass An ode to Abe: a president whose morality, statesmanship and
First, though, a proposal arose in Congress after he was elected president but just before he was sworn in, known as the Crittenden Compromise, which kept the South from seceding as they were threatening to do until this “deal” was voted on.
LMPD looking for Cardinal Kitchens shooter
Hiawatha Ave. is off Crittenden Drive, just south of the Watterson Expressway. Police stopped cars as they exited the gated premises, speaking with each driver before leaving the secured perimeter.

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