collapse
2019 Donation Drive

It's time for our annual Server Donation Drive! We need to raise at least $650 (same as last year) to keep The Cauldron's server online for another year. Please help! Either hit that Paypal button to the right and make a one-time donation in any amount or set up a monthly Bronze, Silver or Gold Donor subscription. You can find more info in this message!

Donations as of 16 Sept 2019: $660 donated. $10 more our minimum goal! Let's beat last year's total of $99 more than the minimum!


Note: This total is updated manually, usually once a day


* "Unable to verify referring url. Please go back and try again" Problem Logging In?

If you get an "Unable to verify referring url. Please go back and try again" error when you try to log in, you need to be sure you are accessing the board with a url that starts with "https://ecauldron.com".  If it starts with https://www.ecauldron.com" (or "http://www.ecauldron.com") you will get this error because "www.ecauldron.com" is not technically the same website as "ecauldron.com". Moving to the more secure "https" means it is more picky about such things.

Author Topic: Greetings and Blessings!  (Read 566 times)

Aethiriel

  • Sr. Newbie
  • **
  • Join Date: Apr 2017
  • Posts: 11
  • Total likes: 0
    • View Profile
Greetings and Blessings!
« on: April 16, 2017, 02:26:19 pm »
Hail, friends...my name is Aethiriel (a lot like "ethereal") and I'm happy to be a new member of the Cauldron! I just had my 31st birthday yesterday and my husband and I will be celebrating the first anniversary of our hand-fasting tomorrow! It's been a beautiful but intense and busy spring, has it not? Lots of interesting, fluctuating and purifying energy flying around. Just trying to navigate this current Mercury retrograde as well as possible!
I was not raised pagan at all but began to have leanings and curiosities from a very young age and over several years I slowly began to sense and realize a lot of important things and pulled away from a rather staunch Christian upbringing, Mormon to be precise. I am very happy to have discovered my true self and developed my own beliefs and a very proud practicing witch with a house full of altars! A few of my primary deities include Freya and Thor of Norse & Germanic tradition, Danu of the Fae, Atargatis the Syrian goddess and first known mermaid, and Sedna, the Inuit sea goddess.
I am a member of a small local coven of pagan women called The Wyrd Sisters and am actually one of the only two founding members that remain and are active. Though the current "official" coven was ritually re-named and formed with new members almost a year ago, it's been together for I think about two now.
I recently created a blog called The Oracle of Water https://oracleofwater.wordpress.com/ , which I'm excited to share with kindred spirits here! It is indeed brand new and it is growing slowly but surely. It's based on my predominantly water-based magical and spiritual practice and also focuses on bringing awareness and, hopefully, more involvement to ocean and marine life conservation.
Looking forward to participating in enlightening and uplifting conversations with fellow pagans, and thanks for being here! Blessed Be ~
Water knows...flow and grow with me at my blog The Oracle of Water

PerditaPickle

  • Sr. Master Member
  • *******
  • Join Date: Aug 2015
  • Location: UK
  • Posts: 745
  • Country: england
  • Total likes: 140
  • What is this Personal Text then...?
    • View Profile
  • Religion: Druidry-leaning learner
  • Preferred Pronouns: She/her/hers
Re: Greetings and Blessings!
« Reply #1 on: April 16, 2017, 03:44:01 pm »
Quote from: Aethiriel;204971
Hail, friends...


Welcome to TC Aethiriel

Aethiriel

  • Sr. Newbie
  • **
  • Join Date: Apr 2017
  • Posts: 11
  • Total likes: 0
    • View Profile
Re: Greetings and Blessings!
« Reply #2 on: April 16, 2017, 05:46:17 pm »
Quote from: Pickle;204974
Welcome to TC Aethiriel

 
Thank you!
Water knows...flow and grow with me at my blog The Oracle of Water

Voren

  • Master Member
  • ******
  • Join Date: Feb 2014
  • Location: ND
  • Posts: 252
  • Country: us
  • Total likes: 27
    • View Profile
  • Religion: spiritual
  • Preferred Pronouns: Xe/Xir/Xes
Re: Greetings and Blessings!
« Reply #3 on: April 16, 2017, 07:50:56 pm »
Quote from: Aethiriel;204971
Hail, friends...my name is Aethiriel (a lot like "ethereal") and I'm happy to be a new member of the Cauldron! I just had my 31st birthday yesterday and my husband and I will be celebrating the first anniversary of our hand-fasting tomorrow! It's been a beautiful but intense and busy spring, has it not? Lots of interesting, fluctuating and purifying energy flying around. Just trying to navigate this current Mercury retrograde as well as possible!
I was not raised pagan at all but began to have leanings and curiosities from a very young age and over several years I slowly began to sense and realize a lot of important things and pulled away from a rather staunch Christian upbringing, Mormon to be precise. I am very happy to have discovered my true self and developed my own beliefs and a very proud practicing witch with a house full of altars! A few of my primary deities include Freya and Thor of Norse & Germanic tradition, Danu of the Fae, Atargatis the Syrian goddess and first known mermaid, and Sedna, the Inuit sea goddess.
I am a member of a small local coven of pagan women called The Wyrd Sisters and am actually one of the only two founding members that remain and are active. Though the current "official" coven was ritually re-named and formed with new members almost a year ago, it's been together for I think about two now.
I recently created a blog called The Oracle of Water https://oracleofwater.wordpress.com/ , which I'm excited to share with kindred spirits here! It is indeed brand new and it is growing slowly but surely. It's based on my predominantly water-based magical and spiritual practice and also focuses on bringing awareness and, hopefully, more involvement to ocean and marine life conservation.
Looking forward to participating in enlightening and uplifting conversations with fellow pagans, and thanks for being here! Blessed Be ~

 
Hello and welcome
-Voren
(aka Sou\'r-Ghi\'den)

The Singularity

Morag

  • Staff
  • *
  • Join Date: Jun 2011
  • Location: deep in the woods
  • Posts: 2365
  • Country: ca
  • Total likes: 97
  • cranky witch
    • View Profile
    • Everyday Magic
  • Religion: ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
  • Preferred Pronouns: zie/zir or she/her
Re: Greetings and Blessings!
« Reply #4 on: April 18, 2017, 03:08:26 am »
Quote from: Aethiriel;204971



 
Welcome to TC!
Pray drunk. Hex sober.
Everyday Magic | Morag's Spindle
"The most powerful god at any given moment is the one who can solve the moment's problem."
-Darkhawk

NightSpook

  • Apprentice
  • ***
  • Join Date: Mar 2017
  • Posts: 21
  • Total likes: 0
    • View Profile
Re: Greetings and Blessings!
« Reply #5 on: April 19, 2017, 01:12:33 am »
Quote from: Aethiriel;204971
Hail, friends..

 
Hello :) and welcome.

Tags:
 

Related Topics

  Subject / Started by Replies Last post
21 Replies
10457 Views
Last post October 02, 2011, 03:28:51 pm
by Firaza
9 Replies
831 Views
Last post March 09, 2013, 07:45:04 am
by Abdi-Ilu
5 Replies
803 Views
Last post October 28, 2013, 09:34:18 pm
by Laveth
3 Replies
1809 Views
Last post September 18, 2014, 07:11:15 pm
by Sage
5 Replies
645 Views
Last post May 27, 2016, 01:15:39 am
by littleheathen

* Who's Online

  • Dot Guests: 31
  • Dot Hidden: 0
  • Dot Users: 3
  • Dot Users Online:

* Please Donate!

The Cauldron's server is expensive and requires monthly payments. Please become a Bronze, Silver or Gold Donor if you can. Donations are needed every month. Without member support, we can't afford the server.

* In Memoriam

Chavi (2006)
Elspeth (2010)
Marilyn (2013)

* Cauldron Staff

Co-Hosts:
LyricFox & Randall

Senior Staff:
Darkhawk

Message Board Staff
Board Coordinator:
Sunflower

Assistant Board Coordinator:
Aster Breo

Board Staff:
Allaya, Chatelaine, HarpingHawke, Jenett, Morag, rocquelaire, Sefiru

Discord Chat Staff
Chat Coordinator:
Morag

Reserve Staff:
Aisling

Cauldron Council:
Bob, Catja, Emma-Eldritch, Fausta, Jubes, Kelly, Phouka, Sperran, Star, Steve, Tana

Cauldron Assistants
[Non-Staff Positions]

Site Assistants
[Non-Staff Positions]
Webmaster:
Randall