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Dydd Gŵyl Dewi Hapus!

Dydd Gŵyl Dewi Hapus! Happy St. David's Day! March 1st is the national day of my home country, Wales! Although this is not a Pagan holiday, it is a holiday that is very important and special to me as a Welsh person, and so I thought I'd write a little about it here! Who Was… Continue reading Dydd Gŵyl Dewi Hapus!

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My Faith and Chronic Illness

Recently I read a particularly inspiring post called 'Devotional tips for those with chronic illnesses and limited energy' by Michelle at Northern Tamarisk. It really helped me remember that I am certainly not alone with chronic illness and it also encouraged me to write about my own illnesses and how I deal with it interfering with my… Continue reading My Faith and Chronic Illness

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Faith and Prayer

Due to the traditional, inherited nature of Shinto, many practitioners do not have what would be described as 'faith'. Instead, they follow the customs due to national identity rather than any personalized spiritual experience. Shinto is so deeply ingrained into the Japanese psyche that it can be hard to even know where to start from… Continue reading Faith and Prayer

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My Life Plan – Visiting Japan and Shinto

Late Night Thoughts So last night my partner Charlie and I were brainstorming about what we'd ideally like to do. I know that a lot of money would be involved, and I really think that I'd like to try affiliate marketing again and make some passive income. I guess part of fear is that I… Continue reading My Life Plan – Visiting Japan and Shinto