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Author: Amphian Big red star, 1000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 3723  
Subject: Re: Recommended reading Date: 7/12/2001 1:07 AM
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My favorites are:

David Elkins' '"Beyond Religion", which explores eight alternative paths to the sacred, including things like art and nature. I got a lot of ideas on things to try from this book.

Denise Linn's "Sacred Space", which talks about creating sacred space in your home. I am very into the idea of home as a sanctuary from the world.

Jean Bolen's "Goddesses in Everywoman", which talks about feminine archetypes in Greek goddesses. I learned quite a bit about myself while reading this.

For sacred poetry and music, I love to listen to Loreena McKennitt's songs. She has the most amazing voice. The first verse to her song "Full Circle" is:

Stars were falling
Deep in the darkness
As prayers rose softly,
Petals at dawn.
And as I listened
Your voice seemed so clear
So calmly you were calling your god.


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