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Aprodite Riding a Goose

The Goddess of Love at Beltane

This is an old nursery rhyme, usually attributed to Mother Goose. Her origins are lost in the mists of time, but it might be that this grandmotherly keeper of old stories, encoded in rhymes and nonsense for children, can be traced all the way back to the great goddess Aphrodite, the deity of love, seduction, desire and beauty.

Bookshelf of Herbals September 2019


Essays, book excerpts, a bit of poetry, some book reviews, some craft articles, and a few memoir explorations.

Alphabet Ancestors

2009 Set of four books are 5.25 x 4.25 x 1 inch in case Each accordion book is 5 1/8 x 3 [...]


Prose and Letters offers a broad selection of inspirational words in small affordable art pieces to give or keep. Calligraphic [...]