The tribe of the Corieltauvi covered much of what we now call the East Midlands. A vast territory that today, we do not clearly know the boundaries of. Of all the Iron Age tribes of Briton, the Corieltauvi are one of the ones we know the least about. And what we do know places most … Continue reading Connecting to the Land. The Ancient Ritual Landscape of Mansfield
A meeting hosted by Vyvyan and Taleteller. We all met on a warm summers evening to enjoy the hospitality at Vyvyan and Taletellers lovely home. Vyvyan had chosen the subject and has been studying the book for the last six months In attendance: Vyvyan, Taleteller, Locksley, Danceswithweasels and Greenfingers. As Locksley was late to arrive … Continue reading Grove meeting – Thursday 12th July 2018. Subject: The White Goddess by Robert Graves
Since my early years I have always had a Pagan approach to life. Trying different paths and philosophies and never settling down. Along came marriage and children, overtime at work and little time for other things. You have all probably been there or still are. It was not until I reached the grand age of … Continue reading Finding Druidry later in life.
The meeting was kindly hosted by Dumbledore at his humble abode. Strider was the MC for the evening. We all gathered to discuss the form of ceremony we currently use for celebration and ritual. Members present were: Dumbledore, Strider, Taleteller, Vyvyan, Locksley and Greenfingers. Comparisons were made against the Grove ritual and that given by … Continue reading Grove Meeting – March 15th – Ceremony
Snow blanketed the Hearth Grove as Danceswithweasels, Greenfingers, Vyvyan, Strider and Taleteller arrived for Alban Arthan. I (Taleteller) was running the ritual, my first time leading a ceremony for the Grove and I was pretty excited about it. Clouds obscured the sky and where the snow had receded the ground was muddy and littered with … Continue reading Alban Arthan December 17th 2017
Or, more simply... When the Grove visited my floating hobbit Hole... The evenings are drawing in now, so within gloom broken only by the twinkling of fairy lights we gathered last Tuesday evening. With just enough seats for all and a kitty for company. A generous feast to share and the perfect amount of tea … Continue reading They’re Taking the Druids to Hobbiton!
Meeting took place on Tuesday 14th March 2017 It's been a while since we saw Thorsson (aka D2) and we also had a large attendance with: Danceswithweasels, Teller and Vyvyan, Cyberdragon and Velvet, Greenfingers, Strider, Dumbledore (welcome back!), Briseilid (also welcome back!) and myself. Thorsson did tell us that his plans to construct a talk … Continue reading Double Whammy:Thing! March Meeting and Alban Eilir 2017