Category: reptiles

EVERY SPERM IS SACRED

I noticed this was listed as my most popular post? So reposting I believe in respecting people’s religious beliefs but the Right to Life campaigners will cause the extinction of all life on this planet including humans. We make up 99% of the planet’s… Continue Reading “EVERY SPERM IS SACRED”

WICCA

It will soon be mid winter “down under” Yule MISCONCEPTIONS I realize some people still equate witches with evil people who sacrifice animals. Not us! This is the first page of  my Book of Shadows started in 1983 “Eight words the Wiccan Rede fulfil… Continue Reading “WICCA”

CHANGES FOR THE BETTER

I was motivated to re blog this by “news” about a child care subsidy. The younger generation have no idea of the cultural attitude to women, gays or people that were not white despite movies and tv shows that try to portray these attitudes.… Continue Reading “CHANGES FOR THE BETTER”

HALLOWEEN/MAY DAY

It is Samhain/Halloween here in OZ The sabbats are seasonal: so in the southern hemisphere it is Samhain/Halloween In the northern hemisphere it is May Day/Beltane. Beltane was a fertility festival where the villages would come together: This way “in- breeding” – in the… Continue Reading “HALLOWEEN/MAY DAY”

WICCA

MISCONCEPTIONS I realize some people still equate witches with evil people who sacrifice animals. Not us! This is the first page of  my Book of Shadows started in 1983 “Eight words the Wiccan Rede fulfil An it harm NONE Do what thou will” The… Continue Reading “WICCA”

CULTURAL NORMS

Walking this morning I saw someone poisoning weeds. I stopped and chatted for a while (and didn’t preach my “don’t use poisons”). Now the neighbour is chain sawing small bushes. I understand why people poison weeds and cut down trees – they are making… Continue Reading “CULTURAL NORMS”

EASTER WAS A PAGAN FERTILITY FESTIVAL

The Church of Rome adopted all the pagan festivals because the people wouldn’t give them up. Christmas was midwinter: Yule: Easter, spring equinox. A sabbat dedicated to the goddess Eostar. Every church festival was originally a pagan festival. The Wheel of the Year from… Continue Reading “EASTER WAS A PAGAN FERTILITY FESTIVAL”

CHANGES FOR THE BETTER

I was recently asked for my date of birth –which I gave And said “I AM FLOWER POWER GENERATION“ The young lady replied “Lucky you” I said“NO –LUCKY YOU” My generation were responsible for social change: (that is all that I said –the rest… Continue Reading “CHANGES FOR THE BETTER”

“Let them eat cake”

On my soap box again despite knowing people just don’t want to know. Wiser and well known people have  advocated for other life forms and the ecology long before me. Peter Singer Albert Schweitzer John Newton  (wrote Amazing Grace) Irving Stowe and Dorothy Stowe,… Continue Reading ““Let them eat cake””

“Let them eat cake”

On my soap box again despite knowing people just don’t want to know. Wiser and well known people have  advocated for other life forms and the ecology long before me. Peter Singer Albert Schweitzer John Newton  (wrote Amazing Grace) Irving Stowe and Dorothy Stowe,… Continue Reading ““Let them eat cake””