PNC Bureaus

Follow the Moon: Astrology of intention and mindfulness

By teriparsleystarnes of PNC-Minnesota Bureau on April 20, 2014

by Teri Parsley Starnes Teri’s interest with astrology lies with helping people see how following a practice of intention and self-awareness leads to a fuller relationship with Mystery. Astrology is a wonderful tool for this. Her weekly column orients readers to the seasonal energy of each month’s Sun sign in order to set magical/mindful intention for the […]

“Salem” Premier Brings Worry to Wiccan Community

By Aequitas of Pagan Newswire Collective ☽ Florida on April 19, 2014

The headline across the WGN television network page about their new television show Salem,”Coming to Haunt You: In Salem, witches are real, but they are not what they seem. Count down the hours to the series premiere of SALEM this Sunday at 10/9c”. The premier is generating positive buzz from critics in the entertainment industry. Clarke

Pagan Census Revisited: Part Two

By Aequitas of Pagan Newswire Collective ☽ Florida on April 13, 2014

Researchers from Brandeis University and the University of Tromsø, Norway have released a follow-up survey investigating the practices of modern Pagans. The authors state that, “Data from this survey will be used for writing books, articles and doing presentations on contemporary Paganism. All answers are anonymous. Your participation is voluntary.” If you wish to participate and contribute to

Follow the Moon: Astrology of intention and mindfulness

By teriparsleystarnes of PNC-Minnesota Bureau on April 13, 2014

by Teri Parsley Starnes Teri’s interest with astrology lies with helping people see how following a practice of intention and self-awareness leads to a fuller relationship with Mystery. Astrology is a wonderful tool for this. Her weekly column orients readers to the seasonal energy of each month’s Sun sign in order to set magical/mindful intention for the […]

Key Largo Says Dead Animals Due to Santeria

By Aequitas of Pagan Newswire Collective ☽ Florida on April 9, 2014

Josh Gore, reporter for Florida Keys News–Islamorada/Key Largo Free Press, published a story on April 2nd titled, “Authorities: Dead animals could be linked to Santeria,” after dead animals were found in a canal in the Port Largo Villa’s: More than two dozen birds, including chickens, and at least one goat body was found in the Port

The Florida Pagan Gathering: a community in crisis

By Aequitas of Pagan Newswire Collective ☽ Florida on April 6, 2014

The Wild Hunt has published an article by Heather Greene detailing the latest developments about the status of the Frosts at this coming Beltane Florida Pagan Gathering Festival. The Board of Florida Pagan Gathering has reversed their decision about inviting the Frosts. Ann Marie, President of the board of directors of the Temple of Earth Gathering (TEG),

Follow the Moon: Astrology of intention and mindfulness

By teriparsleystarnes of PNC-Minnesota Bureau on April 6, 2014

by Teri Parsley Starnes Teri’s interest with astrology lies with helping people see how following a practice of intention and self-awareness leads to a fuller relationship with Mystery. Astrology is a wonderful tool for this. Her weekly column orients readers to the seasonal energy of each month’s Sun sign in order to set magical/mindful intention for the […]

PNC Blogs

New digs for Pagan military articles

By Lori Dake of Warriors and Kin on March 22, 2014

Good morning everyone and happy Saturday once again! As I had mentioned to some, today’s posting is an important message. Yesterday, I read the following on my Facebook feed from PNC’s Facebook page: We have an announcement of some sad news everyone: the technical difficulties that have plagued the site finally overcame my ability to …

Festivities of Natural Annual Events: Equal Length of Night and Day

By Rua Lupa of No Unsacred Place on March 18, 2014

F.N.A.E. articles are written with Ehoah phrases Seasonal Occurrences During the Borealis Equilux (this year on March 20) the equator is facing directly toward the sun, making the sun’s rays hit the two hemispheres equally causing equal lengths of day and night worldwide. At noon along the equatorial line virtually no shadows will be cast. […]

The birds fill their nests while ours empties

By Lori Dake of Warriors and Kin on March 15, 2014

Good morning everyone and happy Saturday once again! This week has been a crazy one. It started with gorgeous, then an ice storm, then cold, then gorgeous and today – just a little below normal. Ostara is Thursday, so Winter needs to back the eff off already! I’ve been seeing green grass in spots, those …

Guest Post: I Don’t Believe in Purification

By No Unsacred Place of No Unsacred Place on March 11, 2014

By Shauna Aura Knight I’m a Pantheist. I believe that the entirety of the world, of the universe, is divine. So the idea of “making sacred space” or “purifying” doesn’t really fit into my theology or cosmology. On the other hand, a lot of the ritual facilitation work that I do is about working with […]

Spring is coming, but so is Crimean War II

By Lori Dake of Warriors and Kin on March 8, 2014

I’m back, bitches!(Wait. Would tulips say that? Yeah, they would!) Good morning everyone and happy Saturday once again! And yes, it’s a happy one indeed! My birthday celebration last Saturday was awesome. What’s funny too is the next morning when Ryan went to work, he took the paper crown and pennant to work, having people …

Wordless Wednesday: Snowdrops After Rain

By No Unsacred Place of No Unsacred Place on March 5, 2014

Snowdrops After Rain, by Alison Leigh Lilly Share your nature photography and artwork on the Pagan Newswire Collective Flickr group. For more information, check out our submission guidelines.

Another Trip Around the Sun

By Lori Dake of on March 1, 2014

Good morning everyone and happy Saturday once again! And as I mentioned last week, today is my 40th birthday, and I’m so gigged about going out tonight! Even the ATM wished me a happy birthday this week, which was nice and kind of creepy at the same time. (It will be really creepy when it …

A Shallow Grave in the Woods Doesn’t Sound So Bad

By lupa of on February 27, 2014

I just finished reading Bernd Heinrich’s Life Everlasting: The Animal Way of Death. On one level, it’s an in-depth look at some of the undertakers of nature–burying beetles, vultures, fungi and their ilk. Most of us recognize that when an animal, plant or other living thing dies in the wild, it quickly becomes food for […]

Wordless Wednesday: Little Altars 4

By No Unsacred Place of on February 26, 2014

Little Altars 4, by VagabondTabby Share your nature photography and artwork on the Pagan Newswire Collective Flickr group. For more information, check out our submission guidelines.

Making Your Heart Sing

By Lori Dake of on February 22, 2014

Good morning everyone and happy Saturday once again! We have a solid month yet until Ostara, and I think this year, everyone is at least twice as antsy for Winter to truly be over. It didn’t help this week, we went from a mountain of snow, to a serious warm-up, then a ton of rain …

PNC National

Talent Show PSG2012

By on August 2, 2012

Talent Show PSG2012 Clips from the 2012 Pagan Spirit Gathering talent show. PNC-News From: pagannewswire Views: 89 1 ratings Time: 02:33 More in Nonprofits & Activism

PSg Gender presser – Selena Fox

By on June 25, 2012

PSg Gender presser - Selena Fox Rev. Selena Fox on women's ritual at PSG2012 From: pagannewswire Views: 338 7 ratings Time: 01:57 More in Nonprofits & Activism

PSG Gender Presser – pledge

By on June 25, 2012

PSG Gender Presser - pledge Melissa Murry and Ruth Barrett - Pagan Spirit Gathering 2012 Transcript via Richard Johnson Melissa Murray: "And, so I asked that the main ritual is inclusive, but I also ask that the transgender community respect wo...

PNC Minnesota – OccupyMN – The 99%

By on October 7, 2011

PNC Minnesota - OccupyMN - The 99% Chant and images taken from the opening day of the OccupyMN protest in downtown Minneapolis. Photos by Cara Schulz, PMN-Minnesota From: pagannewswire Views: 98 4 ratings Time: 02:01 More in Nonprofits & Ac...

Murphey’s Midnight Rounders at SHF2011

By on August 31, 2011

Murphey's Midnight Rounders at SHF2011 Performance by Murphey's Midnight Rounders at Sacred Harvest festival, August, 2011. Karen Brookshear and husband Jim join in. From: pagannewswire Views: 135 1 ratings Time: 03:34 More in Music

PNC Welcomes New Blog: No Unsacred Place

By David Dashifen Kees on April 4, 2011

The logo for the No Unsacred Place blog which displays its name infront of a tree.On April 4th a new blog here at the PNC threw open its doors and welcomed everyone inside to take a look around.  That blog is No Unsacred Place which “explores the relationships between religion and science, nature and civilization from a diversity of modern Pagan perspectives.”

PCP Interview Clip with Kellee Maize

By on March 30, 2011

PCP Interview Clip with Kellee Maize This is a small segment of the interview of Kellee Maize did on the Pagan Centered Podcast on March 24th, 2011 From: pagannewswire Views: 177 10 ratings Time: 13:08 More in Nonprofits & Activism

PCP Interview Clip with Kellee Maize

By on March 30, 2011

PCP Interview Clip with Kellee Maize This is a small segment of the interview of Kellee Maize did on the Pagan Centered Podcast on March 24th, 2011 From: pagannewswire Views: 67 2 ratings Time: 13:08 More in Nonprofits & Activism

Sacred Spaces Part 5: How to fund and sustain a Community C

By on March 23, 2011

Sacred Spaces Part 5: How to fund and sustain a Community C Sacred Spaces is a series that looks at successful examples of modern Pagans creating and maintaining permanent places for worship and fellowship. In this segment, we look at how Sacred Pat...

Sacred Spaces Part 5: How to fund and sustain a Community C

By on March 23, 2011

Sacred Spaces Part 5: How to fund and sustain a Community C Sacred Spaces is a series that looks at successful examples of modern Pagans creating and maintaining permanent places for worship and fellowship. In this segment, we look at how Sacred Pat...