This blogspot has been created especially for those who wish to share their ideas and thoughts about the natural world as the year turns and the ancient Pagan festivals that were once celebrated by our ancestors.
Poetry, prose craft work, ancient cure craft and general thoughts and feelings on how the change in the weather and seasons makes you feel are all encouraged and welcomed.
Mrs Darley was my once next door neighbour when I lived amongst the wilds of Bodmin Moor in Cornwall back in the early 1990's. Her charismatic ways and unending wisdom lead me on a journey of self discovery as I spiralled ever further into her magical world.
She has since become the central character in the 'Mrs Darley' series of books.
Mrs Darley's Pagan Whispers
Mrs Darley's Moon Mysteries
Mrs Darley's Pagan Elements
Mrs Darley's Pagan Healing Wisdom
Friday, 21 March 2014
The spring Equinox has passed, the gateway to the summer swings open and we are once again called to adventure. The equinox is the tipping point which ushers in the light and we can now look forward (in the northern hemisphere) to 6 months of more daylight than darkness. The Gods are smiling and we are blessed.
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After being brought up to follow an orthodox religion, I was very devout as a child and believed literally everything I was told. At the age of 16 I walked in to the first lesson of 'A' level religious studies and was told by the Reverend Oldroyd that the first 5 books of the old testament were made up by man to explain why we were here. I was shocked but this news began my quest for the truth or more importantly for my own truth. I began to realise how the sacred feminine had been lost and when I met Mrs Darley amongst the wilds of Bodmin Moor during the early 1990's I was immediately receptive to her teachings and realised that this was perhaps the spiritual path I had been seeking.
I was hooked from the outset and from that moment a new era and a new outlook on life began.