New Year, New Path

Let’s keep this little pseudo-introduction short and sweet, shall we? I’m Anna. I live in the United States. I was raised LDS Mormon but I’ve been Pagan for 20 years, and currently I consider myself a Christo-Irish Reconstructionist. Continue reading “New Year, New Path”

Lughnasa & the Áenach Tailteann

Each year around the holidays I tend to pick my studies back up and dig more into the various elements of Pre-Christian Irish Practice… Usually these studies focus on the holiday itself, looming on the horizon. But sometimes they waver shakily off into unrelated territories. Fortunately that wasn’t the case this year. Continue reading “Lughnasa & the Áenach Tailteann”

Lá Deiridh

I don’t celebrate the Irish Holidays quite like everyone else. So while the community was celebrating Lá Samhna last month, I was patiently waiting for December 1st to roll around. And what a better way to celebrate that than a post dedicated to it? Continue reading “Lá Deiridh”

Lá Fhómhairna

I don’t celebrate the Irish Holidays quite like everyone else. So while the community was celebrating Lùnastal last month, I was patiently waiting for September 1st to roll around. And What a better way to celebrate that than a post dedicated to it? Continue reading “Lá Fhómhairna”

We Justly Take by Force

While playing Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited with a friend yesterday, I came across a rather poignant bit of dialogue during a quest. It smacked of Na Morrígna, and a reminded me of a conversation I stumbled across on Tumblr a while back. Continue reading “We Justly Take by Force”

Lá Lárbhliana

I don’t celebrate the Irish Holidays quite like everyone else. So while the community was celebrating Bealltainn last month, I was patiently waiting for June 1st to roll around. And what a better way to celebrate that than a post dedicated to it? Continue reading “Lá Lárbhliana”

Lá Céadamh

I don’t celebrate the Irish Holidays quite like everyone else. So while the community was celebrating Imbolq or Lá Fhéile Bríde last month, I was patiently waiting for March 1st to roll around. And what a better way to celebrate that than a post dedicated to it? Continue reading “Lá Céadamh”

Excellent Woman, Excellent Wife

Ever since becoming an Irish Polytheist, I’ve been interested more in the foundation of Irish belief as opposed to concentrating on the Divine themselves- especially where it concerns the Virtues or Values the Early Irish followed. One interesting one I recently stumbled onto is “Febas”. Continue reading “Excellent Woman, Excellent Wife”