Author:Laura

beginner animists

My Advice for the Beginner Animists

I don't do a lot of social media, mainstream media, or social anything really. I rarely poke my head out of my hole to see what others are doing or talking about. I tend to live in the apparent world versus the virtual one. So...

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let yourself molt

Why Not Let Yourself Molt Now?

Do you ever wish you could shed your skin and get a shiny, new one? Why not let yourself molt? What's molting? It's the quick and natural shedding of skin, hair, external skeleton, or feathers. Unlike shedding, molting happens periodically to help animals to attract mates,...

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what is sacred space

Curious About Sacred Space? Here’s What It Is.

We throw around the term "sacred space" but what does that mean exactly? Since everything in animism is sacred, it seems a bit ridiculous to call "this" space "sacred" while "that" space isn't. It's all sacred. And yet, sometimes we forget. So when we "create sacred space"...

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hyacinth properties

Getting to Know the Hyacinth

Hyacinth is one of my favorite flowers. It blossoms early brightening the earth with loads of color. If you miss the colors, you won't miss the incredible fragrance. It's such a delight for the senses. Greek mythology has a story about Hyacinth. The flower was named...

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self-forgiveness

An Animist Look at Self-Forgiveness

We love questions! Keep sending them in. A follower wants to know what the animist position is on self-forgiveness. As you know, we don't have any dogma. There is no "official" position for anything, but I am going to run self-forgiveness through the "sovereignty - connection...

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