Bellisana's Blog

Welcome! Here's where I share my thoughts on life, being Pagan, and living pagan in today's world.  I hope you find something you like.

 

Wolf Totem

Wolf Totem

Bellisana 25/06/2020 0
We’ve talked before about finding your spirit animal, and what they represent in your life. Notice how they appear in your life and where you see them.  The places and aspects you see of your animal totem all bring you messages from the collective unconscious, gods, spirits, and often the elements.  The real key is your connectedness to the earth and universe. Spirit animal interpretation ultimate...
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Rose Meanings

Rose Meanings

Bellisana 29/04/2020 0
With Spring here, and Mother’s Day coming, I can’t help thinking about roses.  Admittedly that’s partially because I have several rose bushes that are beginning to bloom. I tend to go for a variety of colors simply because I like them, but some I choose for meaning as well, so I thought I would look at the history of their origins and their cultivation, as well as rose meanings for the most popula...
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Unicorn Moms

Unicorn Moms

Bellisana 02/04/2020 0
 “The Unicorn Mom definition: A mother who's not perfect, enjoys alcohol, has a sense of humor and couldn't care less what you think.” Urban Dictionary With all the craziness in the world today, I’m thinking there will be a lot of converts to this philosophy. I also think it’s a perfect term for these women. Of all the definitions of Unicorn, I like the rare and precious find aspect of the term. U...
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Raven Totem

Raven Totem

Bellisana 27/03/2020 0
 I was going to look at both Raven and Crow, but Raven is so rich in lore and meaning that I’m going to focus on that for now. Raven has long had many negative connotations; however, many believe this is simply because of their nature as carrion birds. They’ve also been associated with most religions, and the gods of those religions. Ravens are associated with Greek, Roman, Norse, Celtic, Native A...
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Hare and Rabbit Totem

Hare and Rabbit Totem

Bellisana 14/03/2020 0
We’ve talked before about how animal totems represent our connection to the energy of the universe and can show us skills and talents or reflect our own qualities back to us. For more on this and on finding your animal totem, please see Seeking Your Animal Totem. We listed several animal totems last time, but today, we’ll focus on just two, the Hare and the Rabbit. In most cases, I’ve found these ...
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