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(originally posted January 2016: maidensmotherscrones.blogger.com)
While this post is not specifically about women’s spirituality it is something that recently came up and I felt compelled to write about. I hope you find it informative and that it sparks some intelligent discussion. Blessed Be.

Recently, a conversation came up between myself and a close friend about the misconceptions or rather, a possible lack of understanding of the difference between a Retreat and a Pagan Festival. It came about after several Facebook postings that clearly demonstrated that some of the posters really had no idea what a Retreat was supposed to be about. Miriam-Webster defines Retreat as follows:

Full Definition of retreat:

1 a (1): an act or process of withdrawing especially from what is difficult, dangerous, or disagreeable (2): the process of receding from a position or state attained <the retreat of a glacier>

B (1): the usually…

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