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Moving into Her House

Moving into Her House

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Miranda, 1916, J.W. Waterhouse Moving into Her House by Amoret BriarRose I remember the hard line of your brow, a storm that would never break, the unwavering correctness, how you never flinched as you pulled back saying enough, that’s enough, I don’t want anymore. The lines…

Parley

Parley

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Parley by Amoret BriarRose “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.”  ~African proverb “I have never seen a greater monster or miracle in the world than myself.” ~Michel de Montaigne Have you noticed I always drag toward…

The real writer is one who really writes.

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I’m stretching myself again, writing poetry about the sea. A dear friend and I are committed to writing a poem related to that week’s prompt (issued on a Monday) and posting it (the following Sunday.) The point is to write whatever gets written. I love these…

A Selkie declines the dance

A Selkie declines the dance

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“You’ll be the rhythm and I’ll be the beat You’ll be the rhythm and I’ll be the beat Then I’ll be the rhythm and you’ll be the beat And love, the shoreline, where you and I meet” ~Lykke Li, Melodies & Desires A Selkie declines the…

There are a thousand ways to practice magic

Breathing Hate: When a mother turns on her child (alternate title: birthing a bisexual) (alternate alternate title: FOAD) I breath in hate, and expel it with my breath, transformed; Injustice pulled in, boiling my blood; Hope flows out,
 clearing cruelty from my vicinity. breathe in, breathe out, breathe in, breathe out; I have been taught […]

The Cauldron of Cerridwen, a Bone & Briar Mystery School offering

The Cauldron of Cerridwen: Power and Transformation A Myth for the Dark Half of the Year Cerridwen works for a year and a day to create a potion for her son, who she deems too ugly to be admitted among men of noble birth. This story is about control. Have you ever sought to mitigate […]

My Reclaiming Teacher/Priestess Listing is Up!

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My Reclaiming teacher/priestess listing is up on the Reclaiming Resource Listing page! Yay for official officiallyness of it all!

Melusine, on the occasion of being intruded upon while bathing

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it was never my intention to play a bathing Bluebeard, and there is no sealskin for stealing. yet the revelation – always amusing. what could reasonably be expected, in the arms of fairy tale? is the forest not dark and twining? is the water not weighted…

I will not drag you kicking and screaming to the Work

You want to learn, you want to do Deep Work. Kudos! I will assist you when you ask and when I am able, but I will not drag you kicking and screaming to it. If you want it the impetus must come from within you not from me on the outside. I gladly parse out energy to […]

Poetry in motion

And There I Went (Aspecting Death) And there I went, BlackHeart open leaking ebony, Nimue’s spark in the juices; There I ran, gashed arms, pink bright trust flowing from upturned wrists; There I sat, rushing red rivers of Death and Life thrusting through my core; There I spoke, painting words, brilliant Blue Fire ringing in […]