Tag: sacred space

The Black Tent Temple and Psychomanteum

(Update: The psychomanteum has been retired and is no longer in service, but I’m leaving this page online for archival purposes.) The Black Tent Temple is a small, enclosed, privately owned spiritual incubation space I designed at the Hermitage.  It features a psychomanteum – also known as a mirror gazing room, portal, spirit room, oracle

Toward a Pagan Aesthetic of Home Decor

“Our homes can be forbidding fortresses that keep out people, or inviting, hospitable places where guests feel welcomed.  A space can stifle us from reaching our true potential, or replenish our energies and encourage us to do our best.  It can harbor discontent and smother our spirits or spark ingenuity and allow our spirits to