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 […]

unnaming

The Power of Naming and Unnaming

Names are powerful. They create identities, boxes, outline boundaries of who belongs and who doesn’t. When we unname, we erase those lines and set things free. If we are serious about creating a Tribe and getting to a space of Oneness, we have to think about the power of Naming and Unnaming. Black and White […]

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 […]

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 […]

corona virus

The Spiritual Purpose of the Corona Virus

Last night, to combat social isolation and give people peace of mind, Pan Society held a virtual intuitive practice session. Not surprisingly, all the questions revolved around the corona virus outbreak. While you might expect dire warnings of doom and gloom, the gathering was surprisingly heart-warming and inspiring. Here is what we learned about the […]

teamwork

Why Teamwork is the Key to Getting Through the Contagion and Life

Have you heard of the “Red or Black” game? It’s perfect for showing why teamwork is the key to getting through the corona virus contagion and life. It’s very simple. The objective is to finish the game with the most points. There are two teams and five rounds. All each team has to do is […]

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 we reach the unknown, we have no control, or […]

spring equinox

Spring Equinox Solo Ritual

Ready for spring? Want to welcome it with a spring equinox solo ritual, but don’t know how to do that yet? Here you go! Prepare Your Altar There are many ways to do this. This is not “the” way. I am just giving you some ideas to get you started. Feel free to deviate and […]

how to pray

How to Pray

When things get uncertain and you don’t know what to do, or maybe there is nothing you can do, there is always prayer. Yet some people didn’t grow up with a spiritual practice and may not know how to pray. Here’s a quick tutorial to get you started. To Whom Are You Appealing? Prayer is […]