Raise the HornsA Pagan Memorial Day
A history of Memorial Day and a small ritual in honor of the holiday and those who made the ultimate sacrifice.
Shekhinah CallingMad Max and the Morrigan: Saying Hello to Your Violence
If we run away from our violence, it catches up with us, but if we barrel towards it, we’re engulfed.
AgoraDandelion Seeds: Digging Deep and Reaching High
Combining ancient lore, science, chickens, compost, and a smidge of humor, this is the first post from a new voice for for the earth and us on Agora: Dandelion Seeds.
AgoraSpear of Athena: Fear, What Storms Teach
I was terrified. I remembered a severe storm from my past, and I thought about the horrendous things that happened in other places to other people. What I was experiencing wasn’t what scared me. What scared me was the thought of what I might experience.
Raise the HornsSummer Pagan Festivals 2015: A Guide
In April of 2014 I put together a somewhat-comprehensive list of Summer Pagan Festivals. It ended up with thousands of page views, which means it served some sort of need for lots... [Read More]
The Witching HourThe Cusp of Occultism and the New Age: MAD MEN’s Pagan Finale
Last night, I attended the MAD MEN finale event at the Museum of the Moving Image in NYC (where there is a wonderful exhibit on display including sets and costumes from the... [Read More]
OathboundI Worship Satan and You Do, Too
(The following is from the www.thornthewitch.com archives, dug out and modified for your reading pleasure while I enjoy a weekend at the Georgia Renaissance Festival.) So there’s... [Read More]
Heathen at HeartWhy I am a Heathen
photo by Rebecca Radcliff, used under CC2.0 Pagan Church Lady wrote a fascinating post this past week that’s been circling around the various Heathen-leaning parts of the... [Read More]
Voodoo UniverseBessie Smith, BB King and the Hoodoo Blues
Bessie Smith image courtesy of wikimedia commons. Text added. Though many people don’t even know her name, Bessie Smith was a legend and an inspiration. She triumphed against... [Read More]