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Community Struggle and The Road to Somewhere

Posted by on Mar 30, 2014

After last week’s revelation within the Pagan community, I came home on Thursday with a heavy heart, a headache and a feeling of overwhelm at what I was seeing happen to the...

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Life...

A Good Year Ahead

Posted by on Jan 20, 2014

I have been considering what types of resolutions I want for the year, the powerful magic of seeing intention for 2014, and making a commitment to myself and to the Gods. So this...

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What's Going on... Where?

Sacred Harvest Festival 2014

Posted by on Mar 31, 2014

I have been invited back to Sacred Harvest Festival, as a guest, for the theme of Gratitude. This year’s theme reflects many of the guests and year’s past that have...

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Racism, Social Justice & Natural Hair

My Hair Doesn’t Get Longer, It Gets Tighter: A Symbol of My Path

Posted by on Apr 29, 2014

My path is a continuous evolution of unwinding spirals, leading to a place that is still unknown and yet very magical. My hair is often a metaphor for my life in that I am not sure...

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Recent Posts

Call for Writers– Bringing Race to the Table: An Exploration of Racism in the Pagan Community

Call for Writers– Bringing Race to the Table: An Exploration of Racism in the Pagan Community

Nov 30, 2013

Very excited to announce this new writing opportunity to the community. This book will expand beyond the personal stories of the Shades of Faith series and into the voices of the community (not just Pagans of color) and into the realm of the academic. Please spread the word, pass it along, and consider writing for this incredible anthology in the...

PantheaCon 2014 Schedule Now Up

PantheaCon 2014 Schedule Now Up

Nov 30, 2013

Last week PantheaCon made their schedule available to the public, providing an incredible lineup for the upcoming event. This year’s lineup includes two panels that I will have the pleasure of sitting on. Pagans and Privilege: Let’s Talk about it Saturday 1:30pm in Oak room, T. Thorn Coyle, Crystal Blanton & a Kick ass panel and Secrets for how...

October Giveaway: In the Spirit of Cora (CoCo)

October Giveaway: In the Spirit of Cora (CoCo)

Oct 1, 2013

My mother has always been a driving force in my life, and she taught me the meaning of service, the value of kinship family, and the notion that we all have a responsibility to one another. She was an incredible woman, and she was crossed over too soon, she was only 60 years old. I will always remember standing in a packed house at her memorial, and watching...

10th Annual Conference on Current Pagan Studies

10th Annual Conference on Current Pagan Studies

Sep 17, 2013

I have been invited and accepted a spot as one of the key note speakers for the 10th Annual Conference on Current Pagan Studies in Claremont, California. This is a weekend of lectures and workshops on February 8th and 9th at the Claremont Graduate University. I am very excited and honored by this opportunity, and since the theme is “Relationships with the...

50 Years Ago: Honoring the Healing of Four Little Girls in Birmingham

50 Years Ago: Honoring the Healing of Four Little Girls in Birmingham

Sep 17, 2013

“These children — unoffending, innocent, and beautiful — were the victims of one of the most vicious and tragic crimes ever perpetrated against humanity.” – Martin Luther King Jr.   “On Birmingham Sunday a noise shook the ground. And all over the hearth turned around. For no one recalled a more cowardly sound. And the choir kept singing of...

My “Wild” Announcement and Upcoming Sage Woman Column.

My “Wild” Announcement and Upcoming Sage Woman Column.

Jul 4, 2013

The Gods continue to be good to me. And so today, I get to announce two very exciting things. I am one of the newest columnists for Sage Woman Magazine! The upcoming magazine I am featured in an interview, and that was an incredible and exciting process. Description according to the newsletter and website: Crystal Blanton: Bridging the Gap. Meet feisty,...