Born Again WitchSelf-Care Is Sexy
Self-care is sexy. I’m not sure where the phrase originated, but the first time I heard it was at last year’s Witchcamp. But like most sexy things, self-care is also complicated. For me, the idea tends to conjure up feeling of guilt.
AgoraHappily Heathen: Why I am “Happily Heathen”
Every Heathen's reasons for staying a Heathen are different: Alyxander Folmer argues that Heathenry is a "religion of questions" and supports a skeptical, questioning attitude; Molly Khan talks about how the Heathen worldview supports her connection to the land, the ancestors, and the Gods. As for me, I have a ton of reasons which I will gladly tell you about--that is why I call my column "Happily Heathen", after all.
Voodoo UniverseVesta Powder : Lite It Up !
Born in the hands and hearts of Virgins, Vesta powder has been handed down through the ages as powerful protection magick.
AgoraThe Cartomancer: Personality Test
How often do we pose these questions to ourselves: What do I know about myself that others also know? What is hidden? What do I know about myself, but would rather keep a secret? What do others know about me, which I, however, am unable to recognize?
AgoraWitches at a Pentecostal Church - Sensing the Energy
This is the second part of a three part series on what happened when my coven visited a “spirit-filled” Christian church. In the first part I wrote about what prompted us to visit... [Read More]
OathboundWicca: Not as Stupid as You Think
I think it was Jason Mankey, quoting his wife, who quipped that, “Hating Wicca is the new black.” Between the latest incarnation of Wicca vs. Traditional Witchcraft (minus... [Read More]
Energy MagicJosh Duggar: Why He Is Relevant to Pagans
This week, several articles on Josh Duggar popped up on my Patheos feed as news of his marital unfaithfulness spread across the interwebs. Not on Patheos Pagan, mind you,... [Read More]
Raise the HornsDeities Matter
A friend of mine sent me his working script for Mabon Halig the other day and I haven’t been able to get it out of my mind since. The ritual its self I found quite lovely, and if... [Read More]
John BeckettNo, We Can’t All Just Get Along
There have been some major running arguments on the Pagan internet over the last month or so. Most have been between polytheists and humanists, while others have been between... [Read More]
Heathen at Heart
The Witches Next Door