Thursday, July 15, 2010

From the Satyr’s Mouth

Over at The House of Vines Blog there is an interesting review of the new book, From the Satyr’s Mouth: Wit and Wisdom from an Opinionated Polytheist.  Here is what they have to say about the book.

"In ancient Greece, satyrs were famed for their mocking criticism of societal conventions. H. Jeremiah Lewis brings that same spirit to a discussion of contemporary Pagan life and values in this latest collection of essays.

“[Lewis] not only transcends the trend towards a universalizing Wicca within the Pagan publishing world today, but also deepens the culture of polytheist reconstructionism by challenging some of the assumptions and prejudices that have arisen within it. He is the rare breed that speaks truth to power not just when it’s convenient, or easy, but when he feels it is right to do so."  ...(Cont.)...