Traditional by Doreen Valiente, as adapted by Starhawk:
Listen to the words of the Great Mother, Who of old was called Artemis, Astarte, Dione, Melusine, Aphrodite, Cerridwen, Diana, Arionrhod, Brigid, and by many other names:
Whenever you have need of anything, once a month, and better it be when the … Read the rest
by Judy Harrow
originally published in HARVEST – Volume 5, Number 3 (Oimelc, 1985)
second publication: THE HIDDEN PATH – Volume X, Number 2 Beltane, 1987)
All religions began with somebody’s sudden flashing insight, enlightenment, a shining vision. Some mystic found the way and the words to share the vision, … Read the rest
Heavy hung the moon must be,
With dreams and whispers in hidden seas.
Darkness deep does fade beneath
The secret heart of love’s black beat.
Deep within does hunger speak
Blood red, stars melt and passions weep.
In nightly death our hearts do meet,
A forbidden union where dark … Read the rest