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Dark Joy – Video Blog

And here I am again with a more specifically Higher Dark video. Talking about Joy, what is it really and how is Dark Joy, or just joy, experienced by Dark people a little different from what usually comes to mind?

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Riding the Darkness

The Wild Hunt

So I ran with the moon, and I ran with the night, and the three of us were a terrible sight — Emmylou Harris – Deeper Well   I realized, reading over my previous entries, that I have mentioned this difference in

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the Black Ocean

mermaid, orb, water, depths

Have you ever looked out at the ocean and felt its pull? Not to sail its surface on a ship, but to leave your life behind, trade your humanity for a mermaid’s tail to live forever beneath that surface. Not

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Seeing in the Dark

nocturnal animals shadows silhouettes money

  My mom told me she heard or read an American Indian story about a boy who was cast out from his village, but his mother told him, “Remember I taught you to see in the dark.” I can’t find

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That Dark Feeling

inner dark self shadow symbols

It cannot be seen, cannot be felt, Cannot be heard, cannot be smelt. It lies behind stars and under hills, And empty holes it fills. It comes first and follows after, Ends life, kills laughter. — riddle from The Hobbit

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The Dark is There For You

awash with Darkness

I have many more assorted side topics associated with Darkness to blog about, but this weekend, while taking a long car ride, I had a bit of an epiphany (Darkness likes to sneak up on you like that). Recently, I

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Candlelight Mysteries

candlelight service

Many times when I was younger I attended candlelight vigils on Christmas Eve at my hometown church. I have to say these were probably my favorite services, no preaching, just singing of soft hymns in minor keys. At no other

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Bad Boys Best

Bad Boys: vampire, biker, roadster

Why do women love the Bad Boy? (and many men want to be him) Motorcycles, tattoos, long hair, cheap sunglasses, etc. Okay, granted that’s just the stereotype. There are a hundred incarnations of the Bad Boy, from the dapper vampire

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Good Nightmare

Jack Skellington, Nightmare Before Christmas

Like I said before, it’s hard to pin down a definition of the Higher Dark. A phrase I picked up from the movie “High Noon,” of all places, is “If you don’t know, I can’t explain it.” Some of you

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A Note on Religion

religion and Darkness

Let me take a moment to talk about religion (before I royally piss someone off). Some of the time I try to use phrases like “I believe,” “I feel,” “I think,” “in my opinion,” but sometimes statements like that just

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