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Robin Fennelly is a Third Degree Initiate within The Assembly of the Sacred Wheel Tradition and 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: Day Two

Today’s post speaks to the cycle of the sun and what is designated as the Light and Dark halves of the year. Take a journey with me through the quarter and cross-quarter days and find the place of return to … Continue reading

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19 Days of Illuminated Darkness-Day One

The Gift of the Winter Solstice aka. Yule Welcome to 19 Days! Day One we take a look at one of the ways the Winter Solstice is celebrated. Yule, is a quarter day Sabbat on the Great Wheel of the … Continue reading

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Mercury Transit 2019

Image: KHQAnews November 11.2019 Today (retrograde) Mercury will transit the Sun in a rare and auspicious event. We are also in the aura of a Full Moon in Taurus (Nov. 12 @ 8:34a.m. EST), giving this already powerful alignment even … Continue reading

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30-Days Thank You!

Thank you to those who followed my posts. I welcome comments and feedback. What did you enjoy? What fell short? What would you have liked to see covered? Many blessings on your chosen path…. Robin

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Hecate’s Call: The Silence of the Crone

Hecate’s Call The Silence of the Crone I wait for you at the Dark waning of the Moon. I wait at the crossroads And, my silence reaches Out to draw you back to me. I have called to you as … Continue reading

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30 Days of Samhain: The Longing of the Maiden

Today’s post is the first of three aligned with the New Moon of today, the full moon and dark moons upcoming. I talked of the Goddess, Hecate’s energy during this season and these three posts offer a meeting at the … Continue reading

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30 Days of Samhain: Hecate-The Sorrow of the Mother

Today’s post is the second of three aligned with the Full Moon of today, and the dark moon upcoming. I talked of the Goddess, Hecate’s energy during this season and these three posts offer a meeting at the crossroads with … Continue reading

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