Hearth and Home

September 1st, 2011

Finding the Divine

During the course of my life, I have never really been to far away from those people who walked the path of the Ancient Ones, although for the most I never fully realised it. My best friend back in New Zealand, mother’s family who, due to geographical distance I never met but they to had practised an old, earth based religion, perhaps this is the reason why I to have finally chosen this spiritual path – the Teutonic blood of my ancestors running through my veins.

While I was drawn to a pagan way of life, I was also apprehensive at first, as much of the information I found was quiet seriously influenced by Gardnerian Wicca I did not feel comfortable with some of it, and in some way it did not feel right to me. Really, I had no choice but to keep looking for different ideas and approaches to things through books and numerous websites.

It is a life choice. I didn’t one morning wake up and go “Oh, today I think I will be a Witch or today I will be a Pagan” it is an on going lesson of life – not all hocus-pocus and abracadabra as so many people misguidedly think. For me being a Pagan or a woman who practices an age old craft,  is not just about casting spells and ‘doing’ Magick, it is a very personal journey about finding the Divine within me and with out. It took a long time to learn this lesson, for without having a relationship with the Goddess or God, my life and my Craft would be empty.

I used to think that anything Divine was something found in a Patriarchal church, something or someone I could not touch, whose rules had to be obeyed. I was so excited when I finally started to get it – that the Divine was everything, was everywhere, and was in everything, within me even. I could go on for ages about this, but my train of thought has come back full circle (no pun intended) to the reason I wanted to post on this topic.
The other day, while cleaning out some folders on my computer I found something someone had made for me, it was a wonderful present and its finding was timely, as are most things in life.  It was a beautiful picture with a quote on it by Frank Lloyd Wright it said simply “She put the N in nature and called it her Church” this simple quote so moved me – when she gave it to me, I asked her about it.  She said that, the quote “was you, is you” You see nature is my Divine, is my “church”

Nearly every morning I get up and I go outdoors. I thank and welcome the Spirits and Guardians of the East, North, West and South into my day. I take in several deep breaths of the fresh morning air. Every sense of my being tingles as I breathe in the Divine and exhale the Sacred. This to me – is Magick.

Footnote: Not all Pagans are witches, and not all witches are Wiccan.

One Response to “Hearth and Home”

  1. bookmaker bonuson 12 Jul 2017 at 1:22 pm

    You, my pal, ROCK! I found exactly the info I already searched everywhere and simply could not find it. What an ideal web-site.

  2. buy lol smurfson 12 Jul 2017 at 2:56 pm

    We stumbled over here from a different web page and thought I might check things out. I like what I see so now i am following you. Look forward to looking at your web page again.

  3. loc style sunglasseson 12 Jul 2017 at 4:33 pm

    Im thankful for the blog post.Thanks Again. Great.

  4. locs glasses storeon 13 Jul 2017 at 1:05 am

    Say, you got a nice article post.Much thanks again. Really Cool.

  5. namecheap web hosting coupon codeon 13 Jul 2017 at 2:44 am

    Say, you got a nice post.Really thank you! Really Cool.

  6. Asirvia The GOon 13 Jul 2017 at 4:23 am

    Wow, superb blog layout! How long have you ever been blogging for? you make blogging look easy. The entire glance of your web site is wonderful, let alone the content material!

  7. pendanton 13 Jul 2017 at 5:48 am

    Really a nice post. Thx for this article

  8. Modelo de currículo baixaron 13 Jul 2017 at 7:36 am

    Thanks for sharing, this is a fantastic article post. Want more.

  9. us expat taxon 13 Jul 2017 at 9:10 am

    These are actually wonderful ideas in about blogging.

  10. dvd cover dimensionson 13 Jul 2017 at 12:20 pm

    Its hard to find good help I am regularly saying that its hard to procure good help, but here is

  11. Best Neck Massageron 13 Jul 2017 at 1:56 pm

    Very informative article.Thanks Again. Cool.

  12. ski resorts in vermonton 13 Jul 2017 at 3:31 pm

    Really appreciate you sharing this blog. Really Great.

  13. akropolis klaipeda sporto prekeson 13 Jul 2017 at 5:08 pm

    skills so I wanted to get advice from someone with experience. Any help would be enormously appreciated!

  14. Depositon 13 Jul 2017 at 6:44 pm

    Wow, what a video it is! Genuinely fastidious quality video, the lesson given in this video is truly informative.

  15. used verizon cell phoneson 14 Jul 2017 at 12:39 am

    Tirage en croix du tarot de marseille horoscope femme

  16. streamingon 14 Jul 2017 at 2:14 am

    Thank you for your blog post.Much thanks again. Want more.

  17. Curriculo para Downloadon 14 Jul 2017 at 3:49 am

    It as great that you are getting ideas from this piece of writing as well as from our argument made at this time.

  18. us tax returnon 14 Jul 2017 at 5:23 am

    Im thankful for the article.Really thank you! Cool.

  19. cd cover dimensionson 14 Jul 2017 at 6:59 am

    This is one awesome blog.Much thanks again. Really Cool.

  20. dvd cover dimensionson 14 Jul 2017 at 8:37 am

    Some really superb blog posts on this website , thankyou for contribution.

  21. my smartphoneon 14 Jul 2017 at 5:35 pm

    up! I all go ahead and bookmark your site to come back later.

  22. college tipson 14 Jul 2017 at 7:11 pm

    Interesting post reminds me of another gem. Adding manpower to a late software project makes it later. Attributed to Laws of Computer Programming

  23. where to buy elimiteon 17 Jul 2017 at 3:02 am

    check out your url,

  24. effexoron 18 Jul 2017 at 12:30 am


  25. phenergan pillon 21 Jul 2017 at 9:15 pm


  26. levaquinon 29 Jul 2017 at 7:39 am

    generic for levaquin,

  27. article sourceon 30 Jul 2017 at 10:03 pm


Trackback URI | Comments RSS

Leave a Reply