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Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies
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
What is hypnotic trance? Does it provide unusual physical or mental capacities?
2.1 'Trance;' descriptive or misleading? Most of the classical notions of hypnosis have long held that hypnosis was special in some way from other types of interpersonal communication and that an induction (preparatory process considered by some to be...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
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
The Religious Experience: A Wiccan Viewpoint
What is religion? Religion is a set of beliefs which allow us to understand and categorize our world and our place in it. A set of beliefs which define our culture, our expectations, our views of people and behaviors we expect. I have found several different...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 6
AS THE WORM TURNS Health and well being are part of the natural birthright of the human being. With all of its organs intact, the right diet, exercise and mental focus, a human body can overcome any disease. Even so, the effects of living in this...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium

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Four poets and their mortality
After his early personal lyrics and protest poems, his work eventually took on its hallmark long, effusive lines, too wide for the page, in which he declaimed about love and death, sadness and growing old, the loss of God and loneliness.
'I want to stare death in the eye'… how Christopher Hitchens, Susan Sontag
The month before he died, John Updike laid his head on his typewriter, because it was too hard to type up his final poems about dying and he was ready to give up, and then he found the strength to finish them.
Were the Mysterious Bog People Human Sacrifices?
Aldhouse-Green writes that these restraints may have been a way of taming the dead, pinning their ghosts to the spot where they died. Several ...
Authors to speak at local coffee shop; fundraiser planned
Freund, the author of “Our Final Melody,” was a 2015 Finalist in USA Best Book Awards in the Health: Death and Dying category. Her story is of how a daughter, unwittingly and unknowingly, teaches her father how to love her. Even though we know it will ...
A Hyperrealist Artist Draws The Dying To Understand Life
His response was: "practice dying." An awareness of our death not only reminds us of our own impermanence, but the impermanence of absolutely everything.

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