Mythology ~ Persephone (and Hades)

Persephone is an ancient Greek goddess — who’s name is pronounced like purr-seff-uh-nee (rhymes with Stephanie.) The energy surrounding Persephone is very dark, gothic, and almost gloomy. Yet ironically, she is associated with springtime and fertility. Representing death and rebirth, Persephone draws many parallels to the goddesses Isis and Kali. Persephone is the daughter ofContinue reading “Mythology ~ Persephone (and Hades)”

Short Story ~ Parvati & Shiva

The is a story based on the true ancient Hindu myth of Goddess Parvati & Lord Shiva. Parvati was born into a rich and royal family. From the moment she was born, her parents had the relief that she would be well taken care of for the rest of her life and would never haveContinue reading “Short Story ~ Parvati & Shiva”

Mythology ~ The Golden Age & Cyclical Time

Greek Mythology: Ages of Man Greek mythology says that humans have gone through five stages of existence. It started out with the Golden Age. This was a time of absolute joy. It was always spring, as the weather never changed and seasons didn’t exist. The sun was always shining and providing sufficient warmth. Everyone wouldContinue reading “Mythology ~ The Golden Age & Cyclical Time”

Little Pixie ~ Seasons (Part X)

An Introduction Waves Shadows Tsunami Thunder Fire Earthquake Apocalypse Woodland Seasons Nixie, the little pixie, had turned the age of twenty-two — a significant age for nature spirits. Twenty-two meant bondage and partnership. At this age, many nature spirits either met their lover for the first time, married, gave birth, or strengthened their bond withContinue reading “Little Pixie ~ Seasons (Part X)”

Little Pixie ~ Woodland (Part IX)

Nixie, the little pixie, was all set to leave home again and reunite with her newly-made friends, including her boyfriend Neldor, who she could hopefully build a future with… Just before leaving, her mom — who had passed away and transformed into a ghost several years ago — stopped her. “Nixie, my darling…” she began,Continue reading “Little Pixie ~ Woodland (Part IX)”

Little Pixie ~ Earthquake (Part VII)

Sometimes, on cold nights, Nixie would run outside and find a swarm of bees and let them sting her. The zap of their poison woke her up. No longer numb, it would bring her back to life. During herbal medicine class, Lazarus nudged Nixie, “look what I got,” he placed his hand on his nose,Continue reading “Little Pixie ~ Earthquake (Part VII)”

Little Pixie ~ Fire (Part VI)

The nature spirits had a tradition — upon turning eighteen years-old, they either chose someone in their village to marry, or travelled far to find them. Nixie had always felt like she was destined to leave her water-pixie life behind in order to become a woodland-pixie, convinced that her soulmate lived far from the sea.Continue reading “Little Pixie ~ Fire (Part VI)”

Little Pixie ~ Thunder (Part V)

Introduction Waves Shadows Tsunami At age thirteen, the teachers were worried about Nixie, the little pixie. Her grades had been steadily declining. Once a passionate straight-A student, she was now growing bored and restless in all her classes. When the teachers looked at her with disappointment after she had failed a test, she rolled herContinue reading “Little Pixie ~ Thunder (Part V)”

Little Pixie ~ Tsunami (Part IV)

Nixie, the little pixie, had an appointment with a shaman doctor — who used prayer and plant medicine to heal. While awaiting his arrival, Nixie was trying to explain to her mom that her shaman, who she had been going to since she was a newborn, was making her feel uncomfortable. Lately, every time heContinue reading “Little Pixie ~ Tsunami (Part IV)”

Little Pixie ~ Shadows (Part III)

Friendship was very important to Nixie, the little Pixie. One of her best friends named Roxy, a fire pixie who was also a princess, stopped attending classes. Her wealthy parents wanted her to focus on being groomed into a true queen in order to fulfill her royal duties, so school was no longer a focus.Continue reading “Little Pixie ~ Shadows (Part III)”