Illuminated Priestess

Monthly Archives: February 2014

We’re all adults here, right? Well, no matter, this post is about why my husband needs to stop eating CAFO pork which is child-friendly enough. He’s a smart guy and yet? He doesn’t get it. He doesn’t understand why it’s dangerous to eat THE POISON FILTER, aka liver, of an animal who likely had Hepatitis virus, lived it’s life wallowing in it’s own shit and died terrified and crazy. For me, not… Read More

A long time ago I learned that in order to let new things into your life, you must let the old, unused and unserviceable things go. This is true of stuff, as in if you want a new truck but are currently hoarding old, broken down truck carcasses, you probably want to call the junk yard. As soon as those old skeletons are hauled off (and you have a little extra cash… Read More

So far there is one toe in the water, one toe and a great big wish that I were swimming. I have this great idea…I think…to do an online mother-daughter circle. A circle in which mothers and daughters sit with me, virtually, and hear women’s stories; become aware of–perhaps even fall in love with–their intuition; a circle in which mothers are given permission to talk to their daughters about women’s bodies, women’s… Read More


A Homeschool Literary Magazine

Later, Miss Slater

Writing for Wholeness


All things human

Appalachian Ink ~ Home of Anna Wess (and Granny)

Home of Anna Wess, Writer & Ghost Chaser

Daughter of the Sun

a Shamanic Path

Moontime Rising

a Shamanic Path

Nourished Kitchen

Reviving Traditional Foods


a Shamanic Path

a Shamanic Path

Elemental Meridian

Elemental-simple; pertaining to the 4 elements or forces of nature. Meridian: point of highest development.