death

what is a psychopomp

What Is a Psychopomp?

I overheard someone ask someone else, "What is a psychopomp?" Whew! I had no idea that this type of idea had gone mainstream! It's good that we're talking about these kinds of things. So let's make sure we have accurate answers. The word "psychopomp" comes from the Greek...

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night vigil

How to Hold a Night Vigil

We get a lot of requests for rituals. I get it. Lots of people want step-by-step directions and outward signs that they are practicing animists. The night vigil is a very flexible, common ritual that can be used for many purposes. Keep reading and I'll...

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faith

Faith in Animism

Science is a poor god. Spirituality is for times and places where science reaches its limits. It's for when we have no answers. When we get there, we don't need science. It does no good. We need faith. In life there are plenty of times when...

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