Waters of Forgiveness: Pisces 2016

by Andrea Goodman The Sun entered Pisces February 19th this year and will swim until the Spring Equinox on March 20th. Our sense of reality is shifting and changing like the surface of the ocean, and we are carried by currents of feeling, tossed by stormy waves, lapped by the tides. The qualities of Pisces,…

Rhymed Couplets & Dionysian Rites

by Carol Christ This is an excerpt from my soon to be re-published memoir, A Serpentine Path: Mysteries of the Goddess. The setting is Zaros, Crete, the time of year is mid-October. We had a scrumptious dinner of fresh fish, salad, fried potatoes, local amber-colored wine, and tiny olives.  Later the two waiters, Themis and Nikos,…

Helen Adam and Black Magic: Visions in the Light of Tradition

by Kristin Prevallet Visionary trances crafted from old and contemporary poems, rituals, and other magical sources. Always healing, always affirming images of love to allow what can’t be easily or otherwise be spoken. As a poet, teacher, and practicing clinical hypnotist I am a weaver of words and a believer in their power to effect…