I usually joke to my coworkers whenever I talk to them about my silly childish things like my collection of stuffed Stitch plushies from Disney World, my collection of Marvel toys, or the fact that I still watch cartoons regularly that childhood was lost to me so I’m making up for it at 25. At … Continue reading Finding my Inner Child
You, yes you, all the way in the back: “Deity work” is not dangerous. This is an insidious lie that damages communities, and actively harms people. …A PSA I posted to Reddit: “Deity work” is not dangerous! So firstly, I really enjoyed this post. I think that all too much people feel like the gods are … Continue reading A PSA I posted to Reddit: “Deity work” is not dangerous!
My last blog post The Problem With Heathenry described my mostly angry thoughts with regards to feeling separated from the religion that I am consistently feeling more and more separated from. This post is an addition to that post with more examples and appearances of those issues I outlined and ways I think they ought … Continue reading More Issues with Heathenry – Sexism, Ableism, and Gatekeeping
One of the interesting arguments I tend to run into regarding my spiritual path as a mystic and godspouse is that I live in some fantasy world or disjointed from reality. In fact, a lot of criticisms of mysticism and spirit work seem to revolve around the fact that you cannot be present in reality. … Continue reading Engaging with Reality
I think the number one lie that society likes to tell us is that things last forever. Movie couples fall in love with the “right” one and it just falls into place easily. You’re told that if you get a degree, you’re statistically more likely to get a good job. If you get to this … Continue reading The Choices We Make
In my other blog, I detailed the story of how I came to be a godspouse but that's kind of the tip of the iceberg to pretty much the entirety of my spiritual path. In this blog post, I hope to take the definition a step further and relay the meaning of godspousery in today's … Continue reading Godspousery and Why it Matters
I have always struggled with introductions and it really hasn't changed for this one so I'll begin by writing about the title of this blog, The Wandering Owl. I have always loved owls. Their sweet faces and mysterious but beautiful, otherworldly nature has caught my eye ever since my mid-teens. Birds, in general, have always … Continue reading The Owl and I