Into the MoundA Beltaine Blessing
This charm is my “repaganization” of a Beltaine Blessing from the Carmina Gadelica. Some other time we’ll talk about the place of rhyme and meter in Gaelic charms. For now, this blessing.
Greening the SpiritBeltane-The Sleeper Awakes ?
Taking pleasure in the world is Pagan. Paganism is about the here and now, about appreciating what is around us.
Agora/The Zen PaganThe Zen Pagan: I Don’t Know
Some teachers have called this "don't know" the very heart of Zen. There are many layers to it, but one of the most important is its warning against certainty.
OathboundHow to Spot a Terrible Coven
Interested in joining a group but nervous about getting scammed or being mistreated? Here's some advice for avoiding problems.
A Witch's AshramProcession of the Species
Beltaine is full of magic. But Arts Walk and Procession of the Species weekend in Olympia has its own magic.
Between the ShadowsSeekers and Guides: Maypole Magic
Ever wanted to know how to make and dance a maypole, but were afraid to ask? Here's a how-to guide, along with some maypole music and magick!
Dirt Heart WitchA Simple Beltane Spell for Healthy Sex
This Beltane is an especially juicy time for some big bang-up workings with the Full Moon lending her blessings! Here is a good simple spell to help us harness the energies of this chaotic and abundant time of year, enhanced by the sweet juju of our Sister Luna, to open us to new ways of feeling.
Sermons from the MoundA lament
We must turn away from seeing only things And learn to see the sacred in everything We must rise up against the oppressors Without becoming oppressors ourselves
Voodoo UniverseMake A Magickal Protection Window Box
Join us as we make a magickal protection window box using sage, basil, chives and more.
The Allergic Pagan“It Gets Better”: We need to make it better now!
We are not doing enough and we are not moving fast enough to save these kids. We need to protect our children. We need more proactive about creating safe and loving environments for our LGBT kids.
Nature's PathA Pagan Perspective on Grace
Does the idea of Grace belong in Pagan religions? I certainly think so!