I am a advocate for a good death, what that means is it is my goal to help people facing death (which by the way means all of you reading this) meet it with a plan that has been carefully considered and put in place to advocate for that person's wishes if death should become… Continue reading If I’m atheist and I’m dead why would I want a ritual?
A Death Chat is a group directed discussion of death with no agenda, objectives or themes. It is a discussion group rather than a grief support or counselling session. Death Chats are always offered: - On a not-for-profit basis - In an accessible, respectful and confidential space with no intention of leading people to any… Continue reading What the hell is a death chat? (and why do I run them)
Caring for myself is not self-indulgence. It is self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare. – Audra Lorde, A Burst of Light and Other Essays It may feel uncomfortable right now to take time to rest, to seek out pleasure, or even indulge in some positivity in the midst of our heated social, political, and environmental… Continue reading The Better Nature of the 7 Deadly Sins
Outsider syndrome is a name for the feeling that you don’t belong, no matter what. That somehow, even if you’re doing the same activity as everyone else, that you just don’t fit in or that feeling that they know you are different. Sometimes the feeling is real and sometimes it is our perception. The psychological… Continue reading Outsider syndrome
How to discuss white privilege in a way that disarms others to bring about understanding. Why is it when the term “white privilege” is used is there such a push back from the white community? Could it be the discomfort felt when describing a person by their skin color when you are not used to… Continue reading Thoughts on White Privilege …
In recognition of the anniversary of the National Women’s Sufferage Association I felt that it was appropriate to explore the connections between Spiritualism, Suffragettes, and Satanism. What follows is a summary of my research into the origins of feminist Satanism. Spiritualism is essentially a religion based on the belief that the dead continue to exist… Continue reading Statanism and suffrage
Mothers Day: A online group ritual Things You Will Need For the Ritual: 1) Altar/table/some kind of raised platform (facing whatever is convenient to access video etc. connection is more important than direction) 2) Athame/sword debatable we have fingers 3) Black clothes (or, if you prefer, you can do the ritual naked please turn video… Continue reading Mothers Day: Online group rituals for non-theistic satanists.
How my family uses the values and norms contained within Non-theistic Satanism. My family is multi-faith and includes many different traditions this includes the 7 tenets because I think they offer a sound approach to life regardless of the belief system behind it. I connect so deeply to the principals of accountability, self determination, acceptance,… Continue reading Satanic Parenting
TST has announced 5 Official Holidays for satanists who are following the 7 tenets as listed below and 4 observances. This is all the information that has been released at this time but I hope more information will be soon to follow. This was copied from a FOTST Toronto post that was sourced from the… Continue reading The Satanic Holidays have just been announced!!
Found this amazing article by Shiva on self care during the holidays thought we could all use a little self care during the holiday season! Wishing everyone a very happy New Year and all the best for 2020! She highlights 5 points for self care: 1. Know Yourself: stay tuned in to how you are… Continue reading Satanic Self Care