Why I won’t be blessing you when you sneeze

“Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy; the mad daughter of a wise mother.” ‒ Voltaire (1694-1778).   Some say that all religion is superstition.   They can look alike. Carry a rabbit’s foot or a rosary. Wish upon a star or pray to a great spirit. Knock on wood or light a…

Why I won’t be blessing you when you sneeze was originally published on We're Made of Mud and Magic

The value of consent

Many prominent Pagans are now talking about consent culture and how to make Pagan spaces safer. It particular, I would recommend Christine Kraemer’s Consent Culture 101: Basic Practices and Teaching Games, Yvonne Aburrow’s Silence equals complicity: making Pagan groups safe for everyone, Shauna Aura Knight’s Harassment and Boundaries, and especially Stasa Morgan-Appel’s Some Experiences with…

The value of consent was originally published on We're Made of Mud and Magic