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          This article is excerpted from the Rocky Mountain Pagan Journal. 
          Each issue of the Rocky Mountain Pagan Journal is published by 
          High Plains Arts and Sciences; P.O. Box 620604, Littleton Co.,  
          80123, a Colorado Non-Profit Corporation, under a Public Domain 
          Copyright, which entitles any person or group of persons to  
          reproduce, in any form whatsoever, any material contained therein 
          without restriction, so long as articles are not condensed or  
          abbreviated in any fashion, and credit is given the original 
          author.! 
           
          POWER ANIMALS 
           
          by Alernon 
           
           
          Come to us: Eagle, Wolf, Bear and Cougar.   
          Dance we now The Power dances. 
           
          Eagle soaring above the peaks, 
          Share with us freedom, majesty and fighting skills. 
          Teach us lessons we need to learn. 
          Dance with us The Power dances. 
           
          Wolf, cunning tracker, by day or night.  Share with us endurance, 
          courage and adaptability. 
          Teach us lessons we need to learn.  Dance with us The Power 
          dances. 
           
          Bear, trampling along earthen paths, Share with us Mighty 
          strength and sense of smell. 
          Teach us lessons we need to learn.  Dance with us The Power 
          dances. 
           
          Cougar, lonely tracker of terrains, Share with us Agility, 
          stamina and endless curiosity.  Teach us lessons we need to 
          learn.  Dance with us The Power dances. 
           
          Movements slow 
          Movements rapid. 
          Frenzied swaying 
          Upward, downward. 
          Dipping, turning 
          Round and round. 
          Dance we now 
          The Power dances. 
           
          Dancing partners, 
          You and I. 
          With me, in me 
          I am you, you are me. 
          Together as one, 
          Yet separate, too. 
          Dance we now 
          The Power dances. 
           




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          Awaken now 
          All Spirit Beings, 
          To dance the dances 
          With your human kin. 
           
          Dance the Cycles 
          Of Life and Death, 
          Hope and Fear, 
          Good and Evil. 
          Dance the Cycles, 
          Now and Again. 
           
          Lowerworld, Upperworld, 
          Journeying now 
          and forevermore. 
          Of Time and Space 
          All is Once, 
          There is none. 
          Dance the dances 
          Again and again.   .......from R.M.P.J. 8/86 







































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