I've known for years that I was meant to work in a service-oriented position. In elementary school I thought that meant being a teacher. In high school, I waffled between psychology and music education. As an undergraduate student, I landed squarely on the side of psychology, in a tiny corner called "counseling". The funny thing … Continue reading Carrying Their Light, Every Day
A prayer I wrote to my gods recently, as I commuted to my internship site. Feel free to adapt for your own use with your own gods and ancestors. O Father mine, unlock the doors of my heart and mind that I may walk fully with others. O Mother mine, place your fire in my … Continue reading A Prayer.
So it has been eight years since my RPD. I remember back when I became Kemetic Orthodox, and I wondered what it would feel like to have been a part of something for eight years. I submitted my application for the Beginners' course just before I turned eighteen; at that point, the only thing I'd … Continue reading Eight.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UwKXYXmMVU4 I heard this for the first time during Wag festival, and it immediately called to mind Nut and the Akhu.
Hail Mother Nut! Dizzy as you climb so high, fleeing the Earth as Ra's command bids you to rise! Up in the heavens, patient and wise; hail, Mother Nut! Hail Mother Nut! Steadfast looking down on Geb, standing above us, tending to our Blessed Dead. Up in the heavens, constant and kind; hail, Mother Nut! … Continue reading Words to a song for Nut.
Well, I am back from Retreat 2012 and am slowly trying to find my way back into daily life. Retreat has its own rhythm to it. I lose track of what day of the week it is and live solely based on which God the day belongs to; I openly embrace others and become very … Continue reading Back from Retreat