Circle Cemetery Makes History – Press Release

Circle Cemetery America’s First National Pagan Burial Ground Preserving Nature & Greening the End of Life (608) 924-2216 * circle@circlesanctuary.org Circle Cemetery Makes History On June 16, 2010, Circle Cemetery became America’s first National Pagan natural burial ground and the first contemporary Green cemetery to be platted and recorded in Wisconsin. Circle Cemetery is a 20 acre site located at Continue Reading →

My name is Kris Bethea and I am Pagan

Technically, I’m more spiritual than anything, as I define myself as honoring mother earth, the moon, the sun, all life. Em is my magical name. I’ve had it for many years. Lately, I’ve been working on balance. Destruction / Creation, Yin / Yang, Life / Death, Good / Evil and I can’t bring balance to my life if I am Continue Reading →

The truth about Project Pagan Enough

(updated 4-26-10 with link to podcast debate…) I subscribe to the blog called Inciting A Riot, and I read her stuff often. Yesterday she had a blog about another blogger disagreeing with the basics of Project Pagan Enough. Project Pagan Enough is defined as “movement to raise awareness in the pagan community about our treatment of one another in public, Continue Reading →

A great evening

Last night not one but two old friends showed up. It was Lughnasadh and although we didn’t celebrate it with a ritual, there was something culminative about this particular holiday.  Lughnasadh also known as Lammas is a harvest festival, where you reap what you have sown. You celebrate everything that you have grown. Our friendships have grown and we have Continue Reading →

My pentacle and work

Today, not one, but two people noticed my snowflake pentacle. One is a horrid gossip… not sure what will happen there… The other, I suspected, but wasn’t certain, but “he showed me his” after he saw mine.. LOL It was kinda cool. He’s married, so I wonder if his wife is pagan too… ah well. There were others around and Continue Reading →

Busy School days… Finished Beowulf!

School is keeping me really busy. We just finished Beowulf and a couple other stories from that time period, and on Tuesday my students will be taking their first test. It will be a completely essay test, but they are allowed to bring an outline. I do not know if they are stressing about it or not. I guess we Continue Reading →

Me, an online bitch, whoda thunk

Today I get to play at being a bitch.. :) Okay, maybe it wasn’t ALL playing, but this dude came and disrupted one of the online groups I belong to, and he asked. (yes HE asked) if we would be happier and more comfortable if he left. I jump in right away and say simply “yes”. Well, he replied and Continue Reading →

Easter over, snowing again, radiator hose broken

Well, the Christian holiday is over. I guess I was not meant to visit my family since the radiator hose on my vehicle broke as we were cruising down the interstate. *sigh* Took my baby in for a 9 month checkup and he has an ear infection. We get to go back in 10 days. Poor little guy. His weight Continue Reading →