Author Archives: staticsan

Do you believe?

Not sure how to start this one. I mean, I’ve been saying for a couple of years that so-called “magic spells” as practised by modern pagans are really the same sort of action as a Christian prayer. But the cognitive … Continue reading

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What defines me

I’m known for a range of things, depending on who you ask. To some, I’m the guy who likes wearing fluffy ears (and a tail if I can get away with it). To others, I’m a big K-pop fan, particularly … Continue reading

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Meandering

One thing I came to terms with about this blog fairly early on is that the posts would not need heavy editing. They start where they start and they end where the end. About the only real concession to proper … Continue reading

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Labyrinth

I walked my first labyrinth yesterday. Or, at least, the first since I became pagan. Cannot remember if I ever walked one when I was younger, but I rather doubt it. It’s not something my Christian upbringing would’ve understood. What … Continue reading

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Forward only

I went to a church service today; first time in rather a while. But it was the baptism of my sister’s twins, and I was asked to attend. Not going to deny my sister that! But there were so many … Continue reading

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The left hand of masculinity

Maleness. Masculinity. Being a man. These are concepts I’ve been aware of and have worked with one way or another for all of my adult life. And much of my childhood, too. What it means to be male is trumpeted … Continue reading

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Re-journalling

I’m bad at journalling. This is the modern term for what used to be called “keeping a diary”. No, not the sort that records future appointments, the sort that records how you were thinking about the day. This blog started … Continue reading

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