Witch on Fire: Lammas Sacrifice and the Sacred Mission

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That’s when my perception shifted, and I suggested that this harvest is about what is growing right here, right now, in our own back yards, thanks to our endeavors and partnerships with nature. For me? Tomatoes, cucumbers, peppers and flowers. [Read more...]

Birthing Hereditary Witchcraft: Parenting and the Confederate Flag

"South Carolina State House" by HaloMasterMind - Own work Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.

I am related to Robert E. Lee. My family was wrong. We take down this flag because we know this. [Read more...]

The Busy Witch: Celebrating Change

Jen McConnel

The wheel of the year turns on, and as summer makes way for fall, I’m eager to begin tending my new hearth. [Read more...]

Born Again Witch: Witches at a Pentecostal Church – Healings and Prophecies

Driving home from Bethel

Being back in an environment where everyone attributes everything to Jesus and Jesus alone reminded me of how hard I used to try the same. But willing yourself to let go of all agency and personal power simply doesn’t work. Having the tools I learned in Witchcraft to feel the flow of energy and make sense out of the experience was redemptive and empowering. [Read more...]

The Path of She: A Lammas Tale – Lugh and the Miracle of a New Harvest

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Lammas is upon us and the God Lugh offers teachings on the renewal of life: the seeds of the new are held within the body of the living; everything you need to transform your life and your world is within you. One cycle ends so another can begin. [Read more...]

Happily Heathen: Heathens and Tolerance – Iceland, You Are *Not* Alone

Rainbow-Freya

Heathenry is for everyone. The tolerance and hospitality of the Icelandic Asatruar is the norm, not the exception, in the larger Heathen community. [Read more...]

Spear of Athena: Reconstructionism as Methodology, Strengths and Weaknesses

"The Parthenon in Athens" by Steve Swayne - File:O Partenon de Atenas.jpg, originally posted to Flickr as The Parthenon AthensLicensed under CC BY 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons.

The strengths and weaknesses of reconstructionism as a methodology are many and varied, and are things that could be hotly debate by individuals for a while, the views presented are my own as arrived at by introspection and contemplation as well as by interaction with various Hellenists and reconstructionists of other polytheistic faiths. [Read more...]


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