Winter Solstice 2012 Collage Art: Envisioning the Hermitage
This collage took shape during my Winter Solstice ritual yesterday. I’m very pleased with it! Rather than add a lot of commentary about the creative process and the meanings of the images, I will simply let it speak for itself.
Danica Swanson is a freelance writer, dark ambient music nerd, dark fusion dancer, and amateur polytheist nun. She is CEO (Creative Endarkenment Overseer) of The Black Stone Hermitage and co-founder of the Polytheist Monasticism discussion forum. Her first forays into paganism began in 1995; she has been a devotee of Skaði and other Holy Powers of Yggdrasil since 2004. Her life of contemplative solitude is made possible only by a web of thriving community relationships, human and non-human. She lives by the hands of the deities and spirits in all of her endeavors.