What does it feel like when one receives inspiration from the divinities?

Like someone opened up my head and dropped something inside of it.  Like a light being turned on in a dark room that you didn’t realize was wired for electricity.  Like the feeling of seeing a jigsaw puzzle piece that fits. I also get ideas, lots of ideas, more ideas of my own than inspirationContinue reading “What does it feel like when one receives inspiration from the divinities?”

What are some of the ways that you communicate with the divinities?

Finally, I get to a question that’s a bit easier to answer!  For me, communication is usually asynchronous; I talk to the gods at different times than they speak to me.  I perform devotions to one or more gods daily, which generally involve a libation and an offering of barley, sometimes include reciting a writtenContinue reading “What are some of the ways that you communicate with the divinities?”

What wealth have the divinities brought into your life?

Peace.  Acceptance.  Patience.  And a clue. Peace.  I came to my gods with anger in my heart.  I still get angry, but I no longer feel that it will never end. Acceptance.  One of the reasons I can see an end to anger is that I now find it easier to accept that some thingsContinue reading “What wealth have the divinities brought into your life?”

I can’t hear you, Poseidon; I’m blind!

Despite the fact that I was confused that Poseidon was interested in me, over the years I have found the relationship to be incredibly fruitful.  My perfectionist streak initially made me nervous about disappointing this powerful deity, but in time I swore an oath to honor and serve him.  (If you don’t personally feel comfortableContinue reading “I can’t hear you, Poseidon; I’m blind!”