Ropley, UK: O Books, 2009. Paperback, 280 pages. New.
Subtitled, ‘The Dark Goddess and the Unacceptable Nature of Women’, this book explores the raw dark side, the inside of a woman’s essential nature where lies the wild, angry, selfish, lustful, manipulative and incomprehensible elements of woman. Druid animist Emma Restall Orr takes the negative stereotypes and finds the archetypes behind them, the faces and forms of the dark goddess. She encourages women to ride their wild emotional currents. It is written for women who long to loose the chains of insecurity, convention, guilt and self-negation
Emma Restall Orris an author whose roots are in earth-based Druidry and now stretch to to animistic, anarchistic philosophy, explorations of nature, ethics, metaphysics and reason.