The timing of this is beautiful, for me. It weighs on my mind, the way polytheists are with each other, and with other pagans, and with other religions. This is a justly deserved critique. We need to be better than this. We are in a global world. Hospitality needs to extend beyond those we agree with or personally like, or polytheism as an accessible, visible option in the world is doomed to fail.
*edited for clarity*
We are the Queens and Kings of the Polytheists- a word we act like we invented and have redefined for our purposes
Those silly Pagans only wanted to play- But rest assured, we’re here to Do the Work!
Surely those impious Humanists will soon be struck down by Zeus,
Who needs rights or human dignity? I’m a God-slave!
Born to serve a Higher Purpose, above those mere mortal fools!
Their hubris is not my own.
Silly feminists, getting upset over rapes in myths. Go back to college and take my class if you’re *really* serious!
We must smash the Monotheist Borg! So come join the Polytheist one instead!
Smash capitalism! I already have my Properly Spiritual artsy/academic/activist career. Have you given in to mainstream corporate fear? I’m a full-time mystic in the woods looking down at your plebeian ways. Care for an oracle reading? I’m only a vessel for the…
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