Category Archives: What Is Ritual?

Ritual: The Easy Way

I was reflecting recently on my experiences with ritual, and had a pretty profound realization.  It’s one of those things I already knew, but didn’t quite grasp the significance of until just now. After we have experienced something in ritual, … Continue reading

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Ritual: A Dance in Two Parts

“We are all too interconnected, both with each other and with our environment—life is too wonderfully complex—for a simple statement like ‘you create your own reality’ to be simply true.  A belief that I control or create my own reality … Continue reading

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The bones of ritual

Think of a skeleton. Think of the bare framework of something.  The calendar before the dates are filled in.  The electric grid with no electricity running through the lines.  The block of houses with no inhabitants.  Graph paper. Think of the … Continue reading

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