The Goddess does not easily fit into categories. For example, defining Demeter as simply a nature goddess or Artemis as a moon goddess is to diminish Her influence and importance in other realms. These categories are but convenient gathering places, showing the common threads that weave into the larger pattern. Know that each aspect of the Goddess is far more complex, far richer, than can be presented in this small space. Let this be a beginning of your exploration of Her.

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