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‘A new beginning’: Pagans celebrate total solar eclipse

While Americans gazed in wonder as the moon blotted out the sun, Pagans marked the occasion in their own unique way.
by Mikala Compton

‘Oak Spirit Sanctuary provides a space for Wiccan worship in Mid-Missouri’

by Mikala Compton

Oak Spirit Sanctuary is the central place for practicing Wicca in Mid-Missouri.┬áMembers of the community are not usually vocal about their practices due to the stigmas and discrimination surrounding Wiccan practices. Slowly the perception of Wicca is changing as the religion is seen for what it truly is rather than the stereotype. The Wicca faith is centered around connection to the earth, fellowship and the wiccan rede, which states, “An it harm none, do what ye will.”

The roots of the Christmas tree: Pagans celebrate Yule
by Mikala Compton