Sacrifice and Power

SacrificeSacrifice means to 'make sacred' or 'make holy'.The view of the path of sacrifice is a curious one. Living as I do in a Catholicism infused society, a corrupted concept of sacrifice has become acceptable. Those who have aligned with this idea seem to value their sufferring as their primary offering to their family, partner [...]

The Technology of Ego

Technology is interesting. When Prometheus stole fire from the Gods, when Eve plucked the pomegranate from the tree (or the apple, depends of whose Bible you read!), when Spider Grandmother petitioned Tawa to give us our voices... This is a universal archetype and there are plenty of these incidents to mention. A benevolent deity or [...]

Becoming Ishtar

This is Ishtar, also known as Inanna. Arguably Easter is named after her, some say it’s named after the German Goddess Ostera, yet there’s plenty of similarities between all Spring Goddess archetypes and Mythology is not a space of pedantry but curiosity. Ishtar is particularly interesting as her story reflects the Venus retrograde cycle. She [...]

Amnesia is Embarrassing

A great key of being oneself is; remembering. We have endured a great forgetting. Forgetting ourselves as children, forgetting ourselves as one with nature, forgetting why we are here. As an Irish woman there are more depths to forgetting. Forgetting the names of the plants, the meanings of the mounds, the hill forts, the fairy [...]