Blog and center for Diana Rajchel and her projects.

Seeking a place for heart in the midst of all these passions.

A quick sketch of Divorcing a Real Witch for the Diagram Prize voters

You can vote for Divorcing a Real Witch: for Pagans and the People that Used to Love Them to win the Diagram Oddest Book Title of the Year on We Love This Book. Official/original announcement on The Bookseller. The prize? Whoever nominated my book gets the claret. Whoever that is is not sharing, the bastard. As a rule, Pagans don’t… Read more →

#Pantheacon follow-up on race and cultural assimmilation

Thanks to the glaring injustices hitting an all-time high in 2014, a good chunk of this year’s Pantheacon went to deeper discussions of race and cultural assimilation. The tracks proved necessary, because something about “hey, there are people in our group having a different experience from the rest of us because of surface and not-surface physical differences,” is entirely too… Read more →

Workshop Ideas for Pantheacon 2016: Stepping Outside the Ego

Ecstatic dance is awesome. Done well, you tune out your chatter and start a conversation with your body: how do you feel? Where do you need to move, to stretch, to play? The music keeps your brain busy while you keep that conversation going with your body. I’ve been involved with and interested in ecstatic dance since 2012. It’s been… Read more →