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Robin Fennelly is an Elder within The Assembly of the Sacred Wheel Tradition and also serves as High Priestess of Coven of the Mystic Path. She teaches and facilitates classes for the Pagan Experience Study Group that serves as foundation for membership within Coven of the Mystic Path. Her spiritual journey is strongly rooted in both Eastern philosophy and theWestern Magickal systems from which she has formed a core foundation that is diverse in knowledge and rich in spiritual practice. A life-long learner, her practice has evolved from the classical and philosophical teachings of books, practical experience and enrichment of this knowledge base by attending workshops of various spiritual traditions presented by master teachers. Robin formally came to the Wiccan path in 1994. Following practice as a solitary for 2 years, she dedicated to Oak and Willow Coven of The Assembly of the Sacred Wheel Tradition in November of 1996. She received her 1st, 2nd and finally 3rd degrees within the Assembly Tradition. As a teacher of esoteric and magickal studies she has used Energetic Anatomy, Tarot, Astrology, Hermetic Qabala, Eastern Philosophy, and Numerology as the foundations of her diverse selection of workshops and writings for more than 25 years. Exploration of varied energetic protocol has been the focus of her work for some time now and the information gained through direct experience informs all of her magickal and spiritual work. Robin’s writings have been featured online, and in print Internationally. She has authored several books incorporating her unique style of writing making use of poetry, prose and pathworking to enhance the concepts presented. She has taught extensively throughout the Pagan community, including Sacred Space Conference, Spring Magick, Between the Worlds Interfaith Conference and Free Spirit Gathering Festival this Summer. Her most recent project is hosting an online blogging community entitled The Pagan Experience. Robin is the owner of Holistic Embrace providing services for mind, body and spirit such as Tarot readings, Astrology reports, Spiritual Guidance and other related offerings. She lives in Eastern Pennsylvania and her life is blessed by a 43-year marriage, five children and the opportunity to work in the field of public education. Robin's esoteric writings can be found on her blogs.

19-Days of Illuminated Darkness 2020-Day Two

The Beacon of Solstice Light ….The night is cold and I stand facing the darkness; thick and almost opaque in its veiling. I think on all that has brought me to this point of the Great Wheel and call to … Continue reading

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19-Days of Illuminated Darkness 2020-Day One

The Gift of the Winter Solsticeaka. YuleWelcome to 19 Days! DAY ONE we begin our journey moving towards the Winter Solstice and increasing light. take a look at one of the ways the Winter Solstice is celebrated. There are many … Continue reading

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19-Days of Illuminated Darkness 2020

The Countdown to Light Begins Soon… 19-Days of Illuminated Darkness-2020 This year we need the spaciousness of a returning Light that offers Hope and Healing. To bathe in the light the Solstice is to step into a mantle of power and … Continue reading

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30-Days of Samhain 2020: Day Thirty

Astrological SamhainNovember 7.20205:56p.m. (EST) What Have You Left Behind? Waning Moon in Astrological Leo Today is the last post of this series, 30 Days of Samhain and with this ending comes the call to retrace our steps and see what … Continue reading

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30-Days of Samhain 2020: Day Twenty-Nine

All Paths Have Led Me to YOU We stand at the eve before astrological Samhain. And, as we ride the cresting of this Sabbat’s energies, take note that the days following Samhain are those that will carry you through the … Continue reading

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30-Days of Samhain 2020: Day Twenty-Eight

Life-long Learners Samhain calls us to seek the wisdom of the Ancestors and to forge new ways of being from that information. This is also a space of affirmation that we who walk the path are life-long learners. Matters of … Continue reading

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Bonus Post: Book Review-Psychic Witch: A Metaphysical Guide to Meditation, Magick and Manifestation

A perfect title for Samhain’s energies. Enjoy! Psychic Witch: A Metaphysical Guide to Meditation, Magick & Manifestation by Mat Auryn Llewellyn, 978-0738760841, 312 pp., 2019 Psychic Witch: A Metaphysical Guide to Meditation, Magick & Manifestation by Mat Auryn sets the … Continue reading

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30-Days of Samhain 2020: Day Twenty-Seven

Memories Memories grow from theSeeds that have beenFrom a heart filledWith experience. Memories flow like waterCaressing new growth inA vessel of flesh and boneBreathing slowly towards the sun. Memories stretch and reachFrom a pillar of mind andHeart having become oneIn … Continue reading

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30-Days of Samhain 2020: Day Twenty-Six

Reaching Back to Stand Fully Present in the Future We’ve past the usually celebrated marker of Samhain on October 31st. and in these last few days of this series we are reaching towards the astrological date of Samhain on November … Continue reading

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30-Days of Samhain 2020: Day Twenty-Five

Dia de los MuertosNovember 1 – November 2.2020 Today’s post is about a very special celebration of the Dead, Dia de Los Muertos. As a culture, we tend to have a very somber and to some degree separated view of … Continue reading

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