About Morrigan Odin

The Crow’s Nest: Appalachian Granny Women Reviving a Tradition

A tradition near and dear to my heart is that of the Appalachian Granny Woman. While growing up, I was introduced to this tradition by my mother and other female members of my family. [Read more…]

The Crow’s Nest: Beltane-A Fire Festival

Beltane is an ancient Celtic Holiday, often referred to in modern times as May Day. The Holiday begins at moonrise April 30 (May Day Eve) and is considered to be a festival of fertility and union between the God and Goddess. [Read more…]

The Crow’s Nest: Crafting A Springtime Herbal Offering Blend

The beginning of the growing season is cause to celebrate and give thanks to my deities and the land spirits here. One of the ways I do that is gathering some of the first herbs and wildflowers and combine them into an Herbal Offering Blend. [Read more…]

The Crow’s Nest: Magical Practices and Techniques – Thought-forms

Thought-forms are energetic beings created for the purpose of performing a task. Some, including myself, use them for a variety of intents and purposes. [Read more…]

The Crow’s Nest: Balance in the Midst of Chaos

As the Spring Equinox approaches, I find myself thinking a great deal about balance. But, achieving it in these modern times is more and more difficult. [Read more…]

The Crow’s Nest: Working With The Elements – Air

The Element of Air is generally associated with the direction of East, the color Yellow, Thought and Thinking, the Wand as a magical tool, and Sylphs. [Read more…]

The Crow’s Nest: Living Life by the Seasons – Spring and Seeds of Intention

The Celebration of Imbolc marks the coming of Spring for us Pagans. In my own practice, now that Spring is just around the corner, my focus turns outward. [Read more…]