September Equinox: What to do?

The Blog of Baphomet

Tonight is the astronomical moment when our planet crosses the celestial equator, when the Earth’s axis is perpendicular to the Sun’s rays, and night and day are both 12 hours long. Here in the British Isles, this equinox has little apparent folklore; the old church date of Michaelmas providing only a handful of customs (eating goose and nuts, settling of accounts, and the time of electing the reeve).

Exhaustive research (ie listening to friends and acquaintances, and using google), informs me that pagans these days often take this time to say farewell to the bright open days of summer, and prepare for the dark cosy days of winter ahead. Some refer to the practice of reckoning up one’s accounts, taking stock of what one has gleaned from the past year, and deciding what to keep as seeds for next year’s growing season. It is the end of the harvesting process which…

View original post 423 more words


~ by Sable Aradia on September 22, 2014.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

The Averraine Cycle

The website for Morgan Smith, author

R. M. Mulder

Author of the Conquest Saga

Mystery Deb

A Writer's Life: Business and Personal

Kell Yeah!

Welcome to Kell's website - We gots the fiction, we gots the updates, and we gots the pretty pictures, too!

(Almost) Average

ramblings of the mediocre

Paper Beats World

The life and times of a writer, mom, and comic book nerd


Author, poetry, musings

Mercedes Prunty Author

The Walking Mumbie

Traveling Light

a life in motion

The unofficial blog of Stan Faryna

Match stick readings and contemplative meditations about great Bablion and obsequious Chatlanians

s a gibson

Experiences in writing

The Dream Book Blog

On writing, creativity, psychological reality, and dreams

The Protagonist Speaks

Interviews with the protagonists of your favourite books

RevKess's Reviews

RevKess reviews books and music.

JC Morrows

Fantastical Fiction Wrapped up in Faith

Renaissance Universal

Respect for all living beings.

Notes From The Slush Pile

A Blog by James A. Conan

%d bloggers like this: