Monthly archives: September, 2014

Tlingit Shamanic Drumming and Drum Construction

This article was written by Dr. Will Connor for Wyldspirit issue 3 (the September 2014 edition of the Wyldwood Radio e-zine)

Whilst researching instrument construction as part of my post-bac degree in Ethnomusicology from North Carolina State University, I had the great pleasure and honour of studying music with Elders of the Tlingit……


Poem: I Am Fading

I am fading by Hennie van Geel 2014

I am fading

the Autumn brings me home

turning inwards

to the dreams of yesteryear

when every morning

was a miracle

every evening

was an adventure

and every dream

was a gods-given message

 

I am fading

the earthy smell of dew

just before the first-Sun

the……


Poem: My Owl Friends

My Owl Friends by Kristof Deneghal-Wybouw

Here I come on silent wings

nature wonders what this brings

From the moon in darkened night

I bring you change

I bring insight

I bring you death

I am silent, I am swift

I can see with feathered eyes

I call out to the other guys

With……


Artist Feature: Esther Remmington

Esther in one of her masks © Esther Remmington

This artist feature first appeared in Wyldspirit issue 3 (Wyldwood Radio e-zine September 2014)

Esther Remmington: Artwork and a Love of Fairy Tales, Myth and Magic

For as long as I can remember, I have had a love of fairytales, myth and magic, along with a passion for art and crafts. These are the things that……


Samhuinn: A Reflection by Kristof Denaghel-Wybouw

Image © Cielo de la Paz

This article by Mead entrepreneur Kristof “Taranartos” Denaghel-Wybouw was written for issue 3 of Wyldspirit (The September 2014 edition of the Wyldwood Radio e-zine)

This article is written from my personal point of view, outlined as a druid and a pagan.

Samhuinn, is also known as All Hallow’s Eve, Hallowe’en and Samhain.

We consider this celebration as……