1st Prayer to Athena Glorious Athena, whose spirit stands so tall and strong in shining cities, whose comfort is sought by great heroes… Toronto CAN. Clear-eyed Athena, unrivaled in wisdom, daughter of Zeus and Metis whose craft and wit excelled among the mighty Titans: Athena, I pray to you. excelled among the mighty Titans: Athena, I pray to you. Homer, Iliad 6.305-307 (tr. ‘Tis True Without Lying, Certain and Most True: The Emerald Tablet, A Brief History of Alexander the Great (356 BCE-323 BCE), A Comparative Study of Priesthoods and Clergy, A History of the Worship of the Goddess Isis, A Neophyte’s Crash Course in Hellenic Polytheism, Amun, The Noumenia, and The Void: An Exploration of Reality, An Interview With Andrew Dalby: Author of Bacchus: A Biography, Artemis and Dionysus: Antithesis and Synthesis, Celestial Light: Syncretism of Apollon and Heru-Wer, Culture From the Counter-Culture: Dionysian Drama and Hellenism, Gay Triumphalism and the Modern Cult(s) of Antinous, Kemetic Animism: Some Perspectives of a PostModern Kemetic Pagan, Make Your Offerings With What You Find in Your Hands, My Mystical Experiences, and Some Thoughts on Religion, On Modern Practices and Perceptions in the Worship of Hekate, Sallustius on Gods Cosmic and Hypercosmic, The Goddess of Love, Beauty and Sexuality, The Many Faces of Athena: Warrior, Artisan and Guardian, The Sacred and the Profane in Hellenismos, Tracing the Threads of My Relationship With Isis, Transitions: The Syncretism of Hekate and Heket, A Mantle of Stars: A Devotional for the Queen of Heaven, A Silver Sun and Inky Clouds: A Devotional for Djehuty and Set, Anointed: A Devotional Anthology for the Deities of the Near and Middle East, At the Gates of Dawn and Dusk: A Devotional for Aurora, Eos, and the Hesperides, Bearing Torches: A Devotional Anthology for Hekate, Blood and Roses: A Devotional for Aphrodite and Venus, By Blood, Bone, and Blade: A Tribute to the Morrigan (Second Edition), Daughter of the Sun: A Devotional Anthology in Honor of Sekhmet, Dauntless: A Devotional for Ares and Mars, Ferryman of Souls: A Devotional to Charon, From Cave to Sky: A Devotional Anthology in Honor of Zeus, From the Roaring Deep: A Devotional in Honor of Poseidon and the Spirits of the Sea, Guardian of the Road: A Devotional Anthology in Honor of Hermes, Harnessing Fire: A Devotional Anthology in Honor of Hephaestus, Lord of the Carnelian Temple: A Devotional in Honor of Sobek, Out of Arcadia: A Devotional Anthology in Honor of Pan, Potnia: A Devotional Anthology in Honor of Demeter, Queen of Olympos: A Devotional Anthology for Hera and Iuno (Second Edition), Queen of the Great Below: An Anthology in Honor of Ereshkigal, Queen of the Sacred Way: A Devotional Anthology in Honor of Persephone, Seasons of Grace: A Devotional in Honor of the Muses, the Charites, and the Horae, The Far-Shining One: A Devotional to the Spirits of the Sun, The Queen of the Sky Who Rules Over All the Gods: A Devotional Anthology in Honor of Bast, Unbound: A Devotional Anthology for Artemis, Unto Herself: A Devotional Anthology for Independent Goddesses, Waters of Life: A Devotional Anthology for Isis and Serapis, With Lyre and Bow: A Devotional in Honor of Apollo, Written in Wine: A Devotional Anthology for Dionysos, Beyond the Pillars: An Anthology of Pagan Fantasy, Circe’s Cauldron: Pagan Poems and Tales of Magic and Witchcraft, Garland of the Goddess: Tales and Poems of the Feminine Divine, Les Cabinets des Polytheistes: An Anthology of Pagan Fairy Tales, Folktales, and Nursery Rhymes, The Dark Ones: Tales and Poems of the Shadow Gods, The Scribing Ibis: An Anthology of Pagan Fiction in Honor of Thoth, The Shining Cities: An Anthology of Pagan Science Fiction, Ascendant II: Theology for Modern Polytheists, Ascendant: Modern Essays on Polytheism and Theology, Crossing the River: An Anthology in Honor of Sacred Journeys, Longing for Wisdom: The Message of the Maxims, The Diviner’s Handbook: Writings on Ancient and Modern Divination Practices, Among Satyrs and Nymphs: A Devotional Anthology to Hellenic Nature Spirits, Lady of the Sycamore: A Devotional Anthology in Honor of Hathor, Mother of Mountains: A Devotional for Cybele and Attis, Polytheistic Religion and Practice Volume I: Reflections and Essays, Shield of Wisdom: A Devotional in Honor of Athena and Minerva, Sirius Rising: A Devotional Anthology for Cynocephalic Deities, In a Shadow’d Mirror: Pagan Tales of Fantasy and Horror, Lord of the Horizon: A Devotional Anthology in Honor of Horus, With an Adamantine Sickle: A Devotional for the Titans, Ancient Athens on 5 Drachmas a Day: A Review, Baal: The Big Bad B Movie (A Sort Of Review), The Rise and Fall of Alexandria: A Review, A Modern Greco-Buddhist Festival of Tykhe Hariti, Celebration of the Marriage of Hypnos and Pasithea, Memorial Day Ritual for Ares and the Spirits of the Military Dead, An Account of the Syrian Worship of Adonis, Aphrodite and Persephone Fight Over Adonis, Three Excerpts from Papyri Graecae Magicae, Historia Venationis Apri Hadriani Augusti et Antinoi Pueri Aeterni Magistris Equi, Excerpt from The Book of Going Forth By Day, Excerpt from Homeric Hymn V (To Aphrodite), Excerpt from The Book of Deeds of Arms and Of Chivalry, Excerpt from Homeric Hymn XIII (To Demeter), Burial of the Hesis cow by the priests of Aphrodite-Hathor, On The Modern Practices and Perceptions in the Worship of Hekate, Transitions: The Syncreticism of Hekate and Heket, Dispute over whther Herakles is Greek or Egyptian, Letter from a priest of Herakles the Great God, Letter from an administrator to the altar of Herakles and the Nemeses, Some believe Serapis, Typhon to be sons of Herakles, Hermes helped fight the enemies of Isis and Osiris, Hermes made his lyre out of the sinews of Typhon, Hermes’ role in the battle of Horus and Typhon, To Hermes At the Crossroads of Earth and Sky, All begins with Hestia; all returns to Hestia, Excerpt from Epiphanios of Eleutheroupolis, Forty-Two Declarations of Innocence Before Ma’at, Excerpts from The Book of Going Forth By Day, Excerpt from The Account of the Battle of Qedesh, The Artist’s Prayer (To Apollon and the Muses), Internet Ancient History Sourcebook: The Hellentistic World, No Unsacred Place: Earth and Nature in Pagan Traditions.