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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.

30-Days of Samhain 2021:In the After-Glow

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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30-Days of Samhain 2021: Day Thirty

Astrological SamhainNovember 6.20215:15p.m. (EDT) What Have You Left Behind? 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 we have left behind from … Continue reading

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30-Days of Samhain 2021: 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 2021: Day Twenty-Eight

New Moon in Scorpio November 4.2021 5:15pm (EDT) The Moon waxes New in the astrological sign of Scorpio this evening at 5:15p.m. I’ve chosen this as a Samhain focus because of the inherent qualities of Scorpio’s energies and the timing … Continue reading

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30-Days of Samhain 2021: Day Twenty-Seven

A Celebration of Astrological Samhain In past years  our coven has offered our annual open ritual in celebration of astrological Samhain. We journeyed into the otherworld leaving the light behind and saw the reflection of our true self as the … Continue reading

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30-Days of Samhain 2021: 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 2021: 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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30-Days of Samhain 2021: Day Twenty-Four

Happy Halloween! Happy All Hallow’s Eve! A Personal Ritual My offering today is a simple, personal ritual that can be done today, or at any time. The intention is one of honoring your beloved Ancestors, the guidance and gifts you … Continue reading

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30-Days of Samhain 2021: Twenty-Three

The Hounds nip at my heels as I move through the dark veil of Samhain Night. I breathe deeply feeling the pain of sharp teeth and hot breath as grateful reprieve comes as winged feet take flight Soaring and carrying … Continue reading

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30-Days of Samhain 2021: Day Twenty-Two-VIDEO

The Lantern of TruthTarot Spread Today’s post is a special Tarot spread that can be used anytime you are seeking deeper insight into how to stoke those fires of light that dispel the darkness and illuminate growth. It aligns with … Continue reading

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