rose quartz

Open Your Heart with Rose Quartz

I have to admit, I have never been a fan of pink. And rose quartz never called to me until recently. Now all of a sudden, I can’t get enough of it. I have a rose quartz Orgone pyramid in my office, a rose quartz choker that I wear constantly, and a fat rose quartz […]

wine cap

Rebuild Your Soil with Wine Cap Mushrooms

If you have poor soil and want help from the garden store, they will test your soil sample. Then they will recommend a bunch of products and fertilizers to help you grow the plants that you want. However, these products won’t build soil. In the long term, they may degrade the soil further by continuing […]

relationship with the land

Nurturing Your Relationship With the Land

There are lots of reasons why modern people don’t have a relationship with the land. Most are city dwellers. For them, “land” is a public park or a small backyard rather than wide open spaces with no light pollution. Most Americans are immigrants, so our ancestral “home” is somewhere else. We don’t have family homesteads […]

animist hack

The Animist Hack Everyone Should Know

Creating sovereignty and connection isn’t second nature. In fact, it can be downright impossible if you aren’t aware of this animist hack that everyone should know. To make it easy from the get go, I’m going to give it to you right here. We Are Set Up To Fail The first thing you should know […]

rebel archetype

Cultivating a Healthy Rebel (Archetype)

It is the season of the Rebel! In America, we are well acquainted with this energy. We were founded on it. The first immigrant settlers were Rebels who were fleeing religious persecution. British colonists revolted against taxation and other heavy handled practices of the British aristocracy to create this country. Freedom and land seeking Rebels […]

animist relationships

I’m Dating an Animist. What Can I Expect?

So, you’ve fallen for a modern animist an you’re not sure what to expect. Unfortunately, we are not a cookie cutter type of group so there will be wide variations from person to person. However, there are some things that are probably going to be common among us. If you want to know what to […]

ritual clothing

Making the Decision to Wear Ritual Clothing or Not

Sooner or later, most animists come to a point where they decide whether to wear ritual clothing or not. If you are contemplating this, here are some things you might want to consider. Why Ritual Clothing? Before we talk about why one might want to wear ritual clothing, let’s talk about why someone might prefer […]

earth and sky meditation

Earth and Sky Meditation

Meditation doesn’t have to be long or hard. Here’s an easy, quick earth and sky meditation that can help you purge, ground, and connect. It is so beneficial that you may find you use it every day. Whenever you want to start the day right or get things back on track, step outside where you […]

Do I Have to Care for My Abusive Elderly Parent?

At Pan Society we often talk about elders in an idealized way, but we know life isn’t ideal. We don’t live in a perfect world. Life’s pretty messy. What happens when our elders are not nice people? Or maybe they are even toxic! So, what do you do when you have an abusive elderly parent? […]

love is the foundation

Love is the Foundation for Modern Animism

Oops! I made a mistake. I don’t think I’ve ever talked about love. For me, like Spirit. it’s silent. It goes without saying because it’s everywhere. It’s in everything. Love is the foundation for modern animism, so it’s easy to not talk about it because I take it for granted. I assume that it’s something […]