Page: Profile: (Personal)
||Total Views: 29,894,154
Vox Account: 228367
Profile ID: 233125
Personal Profile for...
Shelli H. English
Magickal Path: Folk / Hedge / Kitchen / Wicca
Age Group: Adult
Sun Sign: Taurus
Occupation: Administrator; Clergy
Relationship Status: Married
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Located in: Torrance, California
Likes: Nature; Books; Music; Travel; the Arts; Books; Celestial and Earthly bodies; the Sciences; Weather; the Elements; Books; Physical and Emotional Pleasures, Desires & Passions; Spiritual Connectivity; Animals and Other People; Dreams; Imagination -- and did I mention Books?
Dislikes: Apathy; Avoidance of Responsibility; Deceitfulness; Feigned Ignorance; Abusiveness; but mostly my Luggage monogrammed "Personal Issues & Baggage" - which does seem to have legs and a lifetime warranty...
Shelli H. English's Profile...
Greetings! My name is Shelli Hudson English, but usually simply sign my initials, so many now know me as just SHE.
It began with a Presbyterian Sunday School teacher when I was about five. I had made a donkey sitting on its haunches made of clay. She declared it an evil jackal (I didn't even know what a jackal was) and humiliated me in front of the entire class. The resultant fall-out ended with my grandfather in a rare act of putting his foot down, and taking charge of my Sundays instead. He was half Maori from New Zealand, and I learned practical things and gardening, I also learned something of the spirit of the world and the concept of mana, As a youngster, I never went back to a formal church, except for events such as weddings. I met people from different faiths over the years, and realized teachings from jackal demonizing biddies was not the path for me. As I grew older, various friends found spiritual paths, such as Buddhism, Hinduism, Judaism and a few became part of the Reborn movement. Nothing felt right to me, only the ancient nature concepts I learned as a kid made sense, especially when held up to ideas of science, math, and astronomy. I found myself inordinately effected by art, music, and exhibitions I had privilege to see, and these also informed my budding spirituality.
I was lead to my personal spiritual awakening in this lifetime in 1974, and though I was young, was accepted into a group - yet only stayed for a short time, just slightly longer than my "year and a day", as the circumstances and I did not meld well. However, looking back, I can now see the others as likewise young and fairly naive, much as I was, and feel better about the experience. Events are often viewed so very differently through the filters of age and the benefit of additional experience!
In late 1975 I began what has turned into a lifelong and wonder-filled quest of discovery for the essence of the Divine. And although my path has been mainly of a solitary nature, over the years I have made many friends, shared many rituals, had both raucous debates and riotous laughter; have heard master storytellers and guardians of oral histories, have even managed to tell a tale or two myself on occasion, as well as share whatever wisdom I may have to give.
In early 1982, I became an ULC ordained minister in order to be able to perform rites of passage and provide other clerical services. I have had the honor and privilege of participating in some of life's most precious and poignant moments with people, and have many treasured memories - plus a lot of great stories!
In brief, and skipping over a couple of decades, I am simply an eclectic, Goddess-loving, folk witch and if you have questions, or feel the need to get in touch, you are welcome to do so. Of course, I could - and keep saying I someday will - write my entire autobiography, but think it best to leave you here, dear reader, with a little left to mystery...
To view ALL of my Witchvox listings: Click HERE
Contact Me Via Email... |
Email Invites Note: Yes! I have opted to receive invites to Pagan events, groups, and commercial sales
Disclaimer: The Witches' Voice inc does not verify the accuracy of the details stated in this listing, nor do we vouch for the value of the goods or services presented here... As with all contacts and financial dealings in cyberspace, we encourage you to use caution and wisdom in your dealings with strangers.
Political Statements: Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wren's Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witches' Voice, Inc. TWV is a non-profit, non-partisan educational organization.
State/Country flags created by 3dflags.com and are used with permission
Web Site Content (including: text - graphics - html - look & feel)
Copyright 1997-2016 The Witches' Voice Inc. All rights reserved
Note: Authors & Artists retain the copyright for their work(s) on this website.
Unauthorized reproduction without prior permission is a violation of copyright laws.
Website structure, evolution and php coding by Fritz Jung on a Macintosh G5.
Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wrenâ€™s Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witchesâ€™ Voice, Inc. TWV is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational organization.
Sponsorship: Visit the Witches' Voice Sponsor Page for info on how you
can help support this Community Resource. Donations ARE Tax Deductible.
The Witches' Voice carries a 501(c)(3) certificate and a Federal Tax ID.
Mail Us: The Witches' Voice Inc., P.O. Box 341018, Tampa, Florida 33694-1018 U.S.A.