Coven – Practicing Witchcraft Together

Wiccan Circle Coven

To be a solo practitioner or not to be a solo practitioner, that is the question. I, at the current moment, consider myself to be a solo practitioner, and I don't really have any desire to change that.  To me magick has always been about finding and walking my own Path.  It has always been … Continue reading Coven – Practicing Witchcraft Together

Burning Times 2017 – Are we still persecuted for being witches?

The Burning Times for Witches

It's 2017, does that make witchcraft obsolete?  Are Wiccan or Pagan beliefs a made up religion? Do we still face discrimination and are our beliefs still seen as dangerous and suspect. Sometimes I just feel like I need to hear that my Practice and my Path are valid and feel that acceptance from other witches … Continue reading Burning Times 2017 – Are we still persecuted for being witches?

The Basics of Witchcraft – Part 2

Wiccan Altar

If you consider yourself to be a witch or follow any other related practices, but don't really know where to start to truly feel like a witch, setting up your altar can help you on your way. Altars are common in many religions, practices and belief systems, they're hugely diverse in what they can be … Continue reading The Basics of Witchcraft – Part 2

Midsummer

Celebrating the Summer Solstice

Midsummer is a magickal time of year.  From our ancient ancestors we have an appreciation for the longest day, promising sun and a long growing season. Midsummer is celebrated by eating fresh, seasonal foods, such as delicious strawberries Wearing beautiful adornment like these gorgeous coronets Walking and enjoying the beauty of nature And, finally, with … Continue reading Midsummer

Wiccan Adornment

Wiccan Adornment

I think adornment is very important in witchcraft.  What we wear, from feathers, beads and ties in our hair, to the gems in our ears and amulets and charms around our necks to chains and bracelets on our bodies and rings on our fingers, they all have a purpose, not only in making us look … Continue reading Wiccan Adornment

The Power of Nature

The Power of Nature

As a witch, I love nature.  Its power and beauty speak to me, its energy feeds my soul and provides the source of my magick. Many cultures and spiritual beliefs are based on the idea that there is a spirit in everything, that trees and plants and animals have souls and that energy runs through … Continue reading The Power of Nature

The Magick of Roses

The Magick of Roses

How to Use Wild Roses Specifically wild roses.  They grow beautifully and plentifully in my region, along the sides of the road, in parks and as garden hedges. The delicately scented and graceful flower is a wonderful metaphor for witchcraft.  Beauty, power and light with the danger of the prick of thorns if you're not … Continue reading The Magick of Roses