οἶκος is the Greek word from which we get the words “ecology” and “economy.” In the New Testament, the word usually translated as “house” is οἶκος. The oikos is our house and habitation. More…
Syd Weedon, 11/12/20 OK, Syd has gone completely off the reservation. He’s writing about tarot cards. The notion that a bunch of pretty cards with arcane symbols randomly placed into an arbitrary pattern could have any meaning at all for the real world is irrational. That’s true and the irrationality is essential to their operation. […]
My Life Every emergency room,every jail, every cancer wardand nursing home in four states,a thousand weddings,a thousand funerals,wading in the water –I did that too,stood in the hospital hallasking how the loved onewas going to die,thousands of sermons,thousands of bread-breakings,a thousand prayersto a heaven that seems to be deaf,for forty years……forty years,a million miles in […]
I’m casting spells tonight beneath the crazy moon, Blue Moon, Hunter’s Moon, Samhain Moon. The last time we had this moon was 1944. That was in the depth of World War II and this feels a little bit like that, like we’re under siege by a ruthless killer, and it’s time to fight or die. […]
When I finally seethe face of God,I have a feeling thatshe’ll look a lot like you. Syd Weedon10/21/2020
She is tornbetweenher lovefor meandher needto run wild.
Gather to you what you need.The winter wind blows cold.There are things you need to know,things that can’t be told. Take this secret from my lipsbefore the wind has blown…There are things you need to seethings that can’t be shown. Reach out with what’s inside youNo? You say it’s already gone?Leaves you wondering, doesn’t it,leaves […]
If you would have healing,if you would be fixed,Remember goodness.Remember being kind.Remember the warm touchon your shoulder when youwere beaten and hurting.Remember kindness. Remember that feelingthat somebody cares,that you are not completely,desperately alone here.Remember that we cameinto this world alone,and we did all right.Remember love. Remember the watersof birth, of the Mother –the warm ocean […]
It was a strange moon. I didn’t know what to do.I could see all kinds of things in it,angels and demons and butterflies and dragons.I could see all kinds of things. Inside my head was full of snakes and nightmares.That strange moon will do that,and no one else sees where I go, or what I […]
Put a coal to the sacred white sage. Make smoke. Look to the East, to Morning and new beginnings.Look to the South, to light, heat, energy and growth.To the West there is wisdom and good conclusions.To the North, I see the guiding North Star. Spread the smoke and chant the words. We thank the Water […]
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