Just because you’re right doesn’t mean you’ve won.
I am thrilled to announce the publication of Hymns to the Many Gods, my newest devotional book. I give this work in offeringto the many gods.You, who are rightly worshipedby my people and others,and may delight in this offering. This is a book that is centered not on specific gods, but on the many godsContinue reading “New book release: Hymn to the Many Gods”
I tried to make Twitter relevant to me again last autumn. True to form, my effort garnered a lot of attention on Facebook, where my tweets have been cross-posted for so long that I forgot that was even a thing, yet barely a peep from the Twitterati. Maybe that’s because I’m not one of theContinue reading “#trypolytheism”
Deism presumes that the clockwork of the universe was set in motion by a demiurge, who at some point later vacated the premises. Apparently, polydeism is a thing, which is pretty amazing. The notion that a succession of gods have come along, messed around with what passed for the natural order at the time, andContinue reading “Monodeism and polydeism”
There are plenty of people who turn their attention inward for their religious practice, or to the energy of the Earth or universe. Not me; I need gods. I have tried life without gods. I’ve been the sort of Wiccan who honors archetypal forces. I’ve communed with nature and its spirits directly, without any sortContinue reading “Why I need gods”