Tag Archives: Christmas

When “Rudolf” was a woman…

Rudolf was probably a girl (the biggest, strongest reindeer are females who, unlike the males, don’t shed their antlers in winter)…Santa too (it was the female shamans who originally wore red and white costumes trimmed with fur, horned headdresses or … Continue reading

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The festive underbelly

Part of me finds christmas quite abhorrent because meat gluttony peaks at this time of year and there’s really no escaping it. Everywhere I look –  in my newsfeed, in commercials and many of the websites I use to do … Continue reading

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Doe, A Deer, A Female Deer: The Spirit of Mother Christmas

Please see my more up-to-date post (dec 2018) on this topic and with a working link to the full original article shared below which is a wonderful read in this topic from Gather Victoria. This post is such a beautiful and fitting … Continue reading

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The winter garden

A garden I know so well, from a different season…and here it was, dressed up in its winter clothing. There’s something eerily magical about a sleeping garden in mid winter; you can almost sense all that latent energy pulled deep … Continue reading

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Christmas all wrapped up for another year!

It’s a wrap folks!  Christmas is officially over – I know this because I can actually see the floor of my house again (all those piles of stuff that accumulate “around” the tree have been put away) and I’m no … Continue reading

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The Christmas garden

I’ve just spent a lovely couple of hours at West Green House Gardens visiting their Christmas Fair and this has become such an annual fixture in my diary that I only ever really feel that the Christmas season has started … Continue reading

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Taking Liberty

A couple of days ago, I found myself amidst all the hustle and bustle of London’s Regent Street shortly after sunset and it was only then that it really hit me – like a sledgehammer – that, in commercial terms, … Continue reading

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