Night-time Proclivities

Australis Incognita

Beloved Dead Spirit Vessels Beloved Dead Spirit Vessels

In just over a months time, the Darker Days will close and new things will emerge along with the daffodils and wattle blossoms. Since Hallowmas, I’ve been taking advantage of the season and working closely with my Beloved Dead.

Work with my more immediate ancestors, particularly those I knew in life, forms part of the bedrock of my practice. Nature is ancient, but it is also vast. Entering into it can result in a sense of removal from one’s “mundane” life. Ancestor worship, that is participation with the Beloved Dead as opposed to the Mighty Dead, like Disír or Mighty Foremother Spirits, serves as an anchor. You are the potential and promise of their lineage, they are deeply invested in your material, physical and emotional well-being. They are the pointy end of a great thread that connects us all to the Mightiest of Ancestors, but when it…

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