Author Archives: Phaedra Bonewits

Florida Pagan Gathering – Beltane Recap

Had an amazing time in Florida at the FPG-Beltane last weekend. My thanks to the organizers and attendees. I have to say, the facilities there are impressive. I’m not a great camper any more, between the lingering effects of my … Continue reading

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Beltane Meditation

This is my first Beltane without him. When I talked to my mother about being a widow (dad died in 2005 at the age of 83) she said the firsts of anything were the hardest. The first birthday, the first … Continue reading

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Tall Tales of Texas

April is almost over but I’ve yet to write about the Great Texas Trip. I wouldn’t want any of the terrific people I met out west to think this reflects poorly on them; it’s simply a reflection of the distractions … Continue reading

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International Pagan Coming Out Day, May 2, 2011

As we prepare to celebrate the festival of Beltane, a newer celebration is coming hard on its heels. This year, May 2nd has been designated International Pagan Coming Out Day. Coming right after Beltane, it’s a love fest in its … Continue reading

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Me, talking

Here’s a fun podcast I did with Bo on the Go (aka Sam Thompson) a week or so before I left for Texas. Part Two should be next month. http://boonthego.info/posts.cfm?Action=Det&ID=21

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On Henna Hands and True Will

Over the weekend, I went to the Shakori Hlls Grassroots Festival to hang out with my friend Lisa F., one of the dear of folks who at great inconvenience to herself helped me pack up and move house from New … Continue reading

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Druidism Book is Back!

Amazon has stock right now of Isaac’s hard-to-find but indispensable Bonewits’s Essential Guide to Druidism, which has been out of stock (although never officially out of print) for a couple of years, now. I don’t even have any extra copies. … Continue reading

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April is all about Texas!

Forget about April in Paris, I’m doing April in Texas. Well, okay, I know there is an Paris, Texas (yeah, I saw the movie) but I’ve never been to Texas, so I have no idea where in Texas Paris, Texas … Continue reading

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