Reverend Ptahmassu Nofra-Uaa is co-founder of Hwt-Ka-Ptah/ Temple of Ptah Nevada, a Kemetic Reconstructionist temple dedicated to the celebration and restoration of authentic ancient Egyptian spirituality. He is also High Priest of Per-Auset/ Temple of Auset Nevada, a non-profit educational religious organization representing the Egyptian tradition of the Goddess Auset/ Isis.
The author was legally ordained as a Priest of the Goddess Isis in 2002 by the Rt. Rev. Lady Loreon Vigné, Arch Priestess of Temple of Isis California, a state and federally recognized church founded to honor the Divine Feminine as embodied in the Egyptian Goddess Isis. He was also ordained as a Priest of the Goddess Sekhmet in the Fellowship of Isis by Lady Olivia Robertson. In 2004 Ptahmassu Nofra-Uaa was ordained by Lady Olivia Robertson as a Priest-Hierophant within the international Fellowship of Isis.
Ptahmassu Nofra-Uaa is a Kemetic iconographer- founder of Icons of Kemet– using his skills as a painter and craftsman to create icons of the Goddesses and Gods of Egypt in order to further the restoration of Their ancient temple traditions.
Ptahmassu has been a writer of poetry and prose from his youngest years, and much of his verse highlights the merging of sacred and secular / divine and mortal, often using the language of love and eroticism. Please visit his poetry blog at https://omphalosword.wordpress.com/ He is the author of “I Could Wring That Sparrow’s Neck: Verses on Love, Death & Immortality“, a forthcoming title from Maverick-Reads.
The author lives with his husband in West Wendover, Nevada, on the outskirts of the Bonneville Salt Flats.