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God The Mother
IN THE WESTERN WORLD, we are all familiar with the concept of a male god, whether the idea comes from Christianity, Judaism or Mohammedanism. When we think of a male god, at the back of our minds is a picture of an old man in the sky, who has a certain set of...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
On the heaviness of weight
Mother goddesses of ancient cultures often are voluptuous figures with pronounced breasts and thighs. A successful nowadays paintress fills her canvasses with sensuous, joyful and overweight ladies, and everyone I’ve showed her pictures becomes happy and...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Crow Lore
Crow Lore One Crow Sorrow Two Crows Joy Three Crows a Wedding Four Crows a Boy Five crows Silver Six Crows Gold Seven Crows a Secret Never to be told. poem contributed by Crows have in many cultures, been a bird used in divination,...
Symbology >> Animals
St. Patrick
The arrival in Antrim of a young Caledonian slave named Succat would hardly seem worthy of historical note, but that slave became St. Patrick, patron saint of Ireland and the person responsible for opening the land to Christianity. Patrick began by converting...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
The Raven: Balancing Man and Nature
"He likes bright abalone shells, silver beads, endless vittles, gossip and warm sleeps over the smoke hole. The Raven-ego is the lover-to-be who wants "a sure thing." The Raven-ego is afraid passion will end. He is afraid and tries to avoid the...
Symbology >> Animals
Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Lavender: Solace and Majestic
Lavender, the Herb of Air, My friend when I am in despair. I ask Earth's blessing to bestow, As I tend and watch you grow. Strong roots and dainty stems, Bring joy to life when pleasure dims. Wee green bud with purple top, All your uses never stop. From...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary L

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Tropical Storm Irene Makes Landfall in Coney Island
NEW YORK -- Hurricane Irene was downgraded to a tropical storm Sunday morning as it made landfall over New York's Coney Island with winds clocking at 65 mph.
No Evacuation for Rikers Island
Look at the city's official hurricane evacuation map and you'll see that pretty much every island and coastal zone is classified as either a Zone A, B, or C. All except one, really. The sort of big one right next to LaGuardia Airport.
Richard Branson lost his memoirs in blaze
Richard Branson's Caribbean holiday retreat in this photograph taken and released August 22, 2011 by Virgin Management Ltd.
Battened Down Bay State Awaiting Irene
Scores of coastal residents spent part of the weekend racing to protect their properties, and hundreds of tourists and vacationers launched an exodus off Cape Cod beaches and Massachusetts islands.
Local beaches take a beating
Irene ate away dunes, gnawed at houses on the typically erosional ends of islands, and swallowed sea turtle nests just days or weeks from hatching.

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Island - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
An island play /ˈaɪlənd/ or isle /ˈaɪl/ is any piece of sub-continental land that is surrounded by water.
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