Tag Archives: uni

Thanks, Homes, Altars and Books!

I got the results back from my exams today, the ones I thought I’d definitely fail. Well, I actually passed the year with 70%, which is brilliant! My prayers to Athene and Hermes were answered, and so now I am going to … Continue reading

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Moving the altar (again!)

From Saturday onwards I will officially live in just one place again! yay! Therefore, my altar once again needs to be packed up and transported to a new place. This year I am taking the set of drawers that it sits upon … Continue reading

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Reflections on the year

On Tuesday, I packed up, moved out of my dorm; and came home after my first year of university. I wrapped all my sacred items in tissue paper for the journey home, gave thanks to any spirits that may reside in … Continue reading

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My foray into crafting: Box shrine

My local pagan community (which I do plan on writing about at some point) hosts a little craft group on Sunday afternoons, to raise money for a big Pagan Pride event that it organises and runs. I go along when I can, … Continue reading

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Aesthetics – or the lack of them

I’m sure many of you by now have seen this video, but just in case here it is again: I just love the aesthetics (both ancient and modern) of the goddess cults on the greek islands and Asia minor. I … Continue reading

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I’m still alive!-living in season

I did my first exam yesterday and my last one is on friday, so soon I will have time to myself again! In the mean time things are ticking along as usual. I’m still working some things out, and actually … Continue reading

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Hekate’s Deipnon and my (kinda) new altar

At the time of the dark moon (which was some time last week now for those that don’t know) I celebrated Hekate’s Deipnon. It was the first religious observance I have done since living here. In the daytime I cleaned … Continue reading

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A helpful dream

It’s been a while since I managed to get online and look at this blog, I moved into my uni dorm on the 24th, but we didn’t get internet until almost a week later. Life is good, people are nice, … Continue reading

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The gods at university

It has been a while since I have posted here! This is because I have been super busy since I got back from Cyprus (photos soon!). Firstly, I had to wait another week for my laptop to return from the … Continue reading

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Slowing things down

I have so many drafts saved for this blog that it’s quite ridiculous. I have a lot of ideas and topics to write about but then I never know quite how to structure the post and it takes hours to write even … Continue reading

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