Category Archives: Slightly Pious

  1. A Dowry for the Wonderworker

    Leave a comment

    December 6, 2018 by lucieromarin

    If I ever attempt the making of a Catholic set of Oracle cards (!?), the deck will certainly feature St …
    Continue reading

  2. Obedience vs Co-operation

    Leave a comment

    November 17, 2018 by lucieromarin

    The question here is not whether obedience to God is good or bad. The question here is what to do, …
    Continue reading

  3. On Turning Forty

    Leave a comment

    July 18, 2018 by lucieromarin

    Single women raised in conservative communities dread their fortieth birthdays. (I don’t know if the same is true for men; …
    Continue reading

  4. She Gathers the Herbs for Battle

    Leave a comment

    July 7, 2018 by lucieromarin

    I have arisen from the bronchitis-that-would-not-die to find that we’re just over a month off the Feast of the Assumption. …
    Continue reading

  5. Wounded Witches, Pro-Life Pagans

    Leave a comment

    June 11, 2018 by lucieromarin

    When I turned fifteen, a Catholic adult gave me a book about how to summon demons. It was based on …
    Continue reading

  6. Why I Like Monks

    Leave a comment

    March 22, 2018 by lucieromarin

    Yesterday, on the Feast of St Benedict, the slackest Benedictine in the world received the latest copy of In Coenaculo …
    Continue reading

  7. St Patrick – Not a Tipsy Leprechaun

    Leave a comment

    March 16, 2018 by lucieromarin

    The Feast of St Patrick is not for binge-drinking and dancing jigs in silly hats. That’s because it’s not about …
    Continue reading