All Acts Of Love And Pleasure Are Rituals Of The Goddess
"[T]he important thing to me is not and has never been sex The important thing to m is the conversation, and if it's appropriate for our bodies to enter the conversation, as it has been for yours and mine, so much the better." . . .
"I realized long ago," Alison said, that I could never make love with anyone who didn't understand that the dominant culture is killing the planet, or with someone who couldn't make love with trees, rivers, stars."
I'm a woman, a Witch, a mother, a grandmother, an eco-feminist, a gardener, a reader, a writer, and a priestess of the Great Mother Earth. Hecate appears in the
Homeric Ode to Demeter, which tells of Hades who caught Persophone
"up reluctant on his golden car and bare her away lamenting. . . . But no one, either of the deathless gods or of mortal men, heard her voice, nor yet the olive-trees bearing rich fruit: only tenderhearted Hecate, bright-coiffed, the daughter of Persaeus, heard the girl from her cave . . . ."