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As healers we all know the expression “Dead DPS does no DPS.”, right? Well, the same rule applies to us as healers. A dead healer can heal no one. Staying alive in a progression raiding guild is pretty much the

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As healers we all know the expression “Dead DPS does no DPS.”, right? Well, the same rule applies to us as healers. A dead healer can heal no one. Staying alive in a progression raiding guild is pretty much the

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The Rise, Fall, & Rise of Disc Tank Healing http://talesofapriest.com/2011/11/03/the-rise-fall-rise-of-disc-tank-healing/ http://talesofapriest.com/2011/11/03/the-rise-fall-rise-of-disc-tank-healing/#respond Thu, 03 Nov 2011 00:00:00 +0000 http://talesofapriest.com/2011/11/03/the-rise-fall-rise-of-disc-tank-healing/

Today, I really want to take a look at the history of Disc Tank Healing, why it works, how it works, and how to Disc Tank Heal. Ever since 4.2 dropped, Disc Tank Healing has become a very powerful tool

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Today, I really want to take a look at the history of Disc Tank Healing, why it works, how it works, and how to Disc Tank Heal. Ever since 4.2 dropped, Disc Tank Healing has become a very powerful tool

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Priesting Discipline or Holy – Our Healing Duality http://talesofapriest.com/2011/02/15/priesting-discipline-or-holy/ http://talesofapriest.com/2011/02/15/priesting-discipline-or-holy/#respond Tue, 15 Feb 2011 00:00:00 +0000 http://talesofapriest.com/2011/02/15/priesting-discipline-or-holyour-healing-duality/

One of the things that Avalonna and myself have always said is that we are not “Disc Priests” or “Holy Priests” we are “Healing Priests”. What this means is, of course, we both play both specs regularly. However, the biggest

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One of the things that Avalonna and myself have always said is that we are not “Disc Priests” or “Holy Priests” we are “Healing Priests”. What this means is, of course, we both play both specs regularly. However, the biggest

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Raiding Holy Priest Specs – Redux – Derevka’s Holy Spec http://talesofapriest.com/2011/01/04/raiding-holy-priest-specs-redux/ http://talesofapriest.com/2011/01/04/raiding-holy-priest-specs-redux/#respond Tue, 04 Jan 2011 00:00:00 +0000 http://talesofapriest.com/2011/01/04/raiding-holy-priest-specs-reduxderevkas-holy-spec/

726 Gold.

What’s that? The total amount of Gold I have spent since hitting 85 tuning just my Holy Spec. That is eleven 66 gold respecs.  Could it be me being fickle? Yes– and let’s be real here: I

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726 Gold.

What’s that? The total amount of Gold I have spent since hitting 85 tuning just my Holy Spec. That is eleven 66 gold respecs.  Could it be me being fickle? Yes– and let’s be real here: I

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The Cataclysmic State of Disc – Baby, it’s not you – it’s me http://talesofapriest.com/2010/12/28/the-cataclysmic-state-of-disc/ http://talesofapriest.com/2010/12/28/the-cataclysmic-state-of-disc/#respond Tue, 28 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 http://talesofapriest.com/2010/12/28/the-cataclysmic-state-of-discbaby-its-not-you-its-me/

First off, I know what you’re going to say. Just stop right there and wipe that smug look off your face. I blame all of you for me being here. That’s right – YOU.  All your chitter chatter on

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First off, I know what you’re going to say. Just stop right there and wipe that smug look off your face. I blame all of you for me being here. That’s right – YOU.  All your chitter chatter on

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Triage Healing – Lightwell and an Open Letter to DPS http://talesofapriest.com/2010/12/14/triage-healing/ http://talesofapriest.com/2010/12/14/triage-healing/#respond Tue, 14 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 http://talesofapriest.com/2010/12/14/triage-healinglightwell-and-an-open-letter-to-dps/

Traige healing is here! What does this mean to you? Mainly, it means you need to get used to the fact that you will not see your raid at 100% HP at all times. This could take you some

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Traige healing is here! What does this mean to you? Mainly, it means you need to get used to the fact that you will not see your raid at 100% HP at all times. This could take you some

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Re-Revisiting Power Infusion in Wrath http://talesofapriest.com/2010/08/21/re-revisiting-power-infusion-in-wrath/ http://talesofapriest.com/2010/08/21/re-revisiting-power-infusion-in-wrath/#respond Sat, 21 Aug 2010 00:00:00 +0000 http://talesofapriest.com/2010/08/21/re-revisiting-power-infusion-in-wrath/

Power Infusion can be a baffling spell to one who doesn’t understand it. Even to those who play priests, understanding how it works, when to use it, who to use it on & who NOT to use it on, is

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Power Infusion can be a baffling spell to one who doesn’t understand it. Even to those who play priests, understanding how it works, when to use it, who to use it on & who NOT to use it on, is

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Hymn of Hope: Our Misunderstood Little Friend http://talesofapriest.com/2010/02/24/hymn-of-hope-our-misunderstood-little-friend/ http://talesofapriest.com/2010/02/24/hymn-of-hope-our-misunderstood-little-friend/#respond Wed, 24 Feb 2010 00:00:00 +0000 http://talesofapriest.com/2010/02/24/hymn-of-hope-our-misunderstood-little-friend/

I keep hearing the same thing over and over again regarding this spell: “Oh, hymn of hope? That’s the shitty mana restore you have, right?” I even hear other priests say it. No! No! No!

Let’s take a good

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I keep hearing the same thing over and over again regarding this spell: “Oh, hymn of hope? That’s the shitty mana restore you have, right?” I even hear other priests say it. No! No! No!

Let’s take a good

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3.08 Today – Preparedness http://talesofapriest.com/2009/01/20/3-08-today-preparedness/ http://talesofapriest.com/2009/01/20/3-08-today-preparedness/#respond Tue, 20 Jan 2009 00:00:00 +0000 http://talesofapriest.com/2009/01/20/3-08-today-preparedness/

3.08 is launching today, and the hands-down biggest change that will affect priests is the COH nerf.

I apologize for covering this over and over, however it is important to prepare. There WILL be fights that we will need

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3.08 is launching today, and the hands-down biggest change that will affect priests is the COH nerf.

I apologize for covering this over and over, however it is important to prepare. There WILL be fights that we will need

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Hymn of Hope- practical uses? http://talesofapriest.com/2008/12/15/hymn-of-hope-practical-uses/ http://talesofapriest.com/2008/12/15/hymn-of-hope-practical-uses/#respond Mon, 15 Dec 2008 00:00:00 +0000 http://talesofapriest.com/2008/12/15/hymn-of-hope-practical-uses/

When all priests were given Hymn of Hope, all the Draenei of the world died a little on the inside. The 8 second cast for 8% of base mana is, yes, lackluster. However there are uses in fights when

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When all priests were given Hymn of Hope, all the Draenei of the world died a little on the inside. The 8 second cast for 8% of base mana is, yes, lackluster. However there are uses in fights when

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