A snowdrop offering for you on this
Festival of Imbolc,
a fire festival honouring the Goddess,
in her Keeper of the Flame aspect,
her inspiration and her life-force.
Longer days are welcomed and
the stirring energy of Springtime.
Time for renewal as the soil’s potential reawakens –
a good juncture to ponder upon what to initiate
in the season ahead.
Hearth and home are honoured too with food and ale aplenty,
a roaring fire and dancing candlelight.
May the candle of your life shine brightly.
May light sparkle upon your path and flowers adorn it.
Why are women still binding their feet? To me, there...