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December 10, 2017
Book of Blackbirds: The Choice
The feeling that our god has chosen us might well be a valid one, but...
January 24, 2017
The Blooming Staff: Crowley Didn’t Burn Hot Enough
Aleister Crowley is often labeled a Decadent for his obsession with sex magick. But traditional...
June 10, 2016
Happily Heathen: Beauty, Sex, and Sexuality in the Viking Age
Religious and spiritual beliefs to not happen in a vacuum; they are always influences by...
May 07, 2016
The Rantin’ Raven: Old at Beltain
We just celebrated Beltain, perhaps the most "hands on" Sabbat of the year. But, what...
May 02, 2016
Seeking the Grail: Beltane Blues
Beltane used to be easy for me. When I was new to Paganism, I knew...
April 26, 2016
Witch on Fire: Beltane Lovers – Once you Go Witch You’ll Never Switch
This is MODERN witchcraft, where we strip off the mask of the obvious, and glory...
April 08, 2016
Happily Heathen – The Cat Story; or, Why it’s good to be very specific when asking your Goddess for a favor
You may know what you think that you want when you make a wish, but...
February 14, 2016
Wayfaring Woman: The Faces of Freyja – More Than a Love Goddess
Freyja is the Lady of Love whose entire being sets hearts ablaze with passion and...
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Witch on Fire: Valentine’s Love Spell
As a special Valentine's Day treat for you, my lovelies, I offer this "Ideal Paramour"...
December 28, 2015
Star Made Witch: The Power of Scent
Scent is able to summon up mood immediately. The intense memory response of scent can...
July 04, 2015
The Rantin’ Raven: The Perfect Couple – Ideal or Illusion?
The Goddess, alone in the universe She had created, felt a need to be companion-ed,...
June 25, 2015
Spear of Athena: Relationships are Relationships, or I Need a Break
All of the polytheists that I know, though by no means does this mean all...
June 14, 2015
Birthing Hereditary Witchcraft: Parenting and Caitlyn Jenner – Sexual Identity and Tolerance
Sexual identity has been thrust into the news these past weeks as Bruce Jenner officially...
April 17, 2015
Adventures in Wortcunning: Smelling Roses
The oldest roses are still available today. Rosa gallica, called the 'Apothecary Rose' was the...
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The Witches Next Door: A Witch in Australia
Phoenix is in the Land Down Under (cue Men at Work ear worm). She is...
March 24, 2015
The Witches Next Door: The Introvert and the Extrovert get Married
Yes, I am an introvert, but that doesn't mean I hide away from taking on...
March 10, 2015
The Witches Next Door: Being on the Same Path is Awesome! Except When it isn’t
You like strawberry cheesecake.They like strawberry cheesecake. They think Spring is the coolest time of...
February 12, 2015
A Pagan Short History of Valentine’s Day
Valentine's Day is not regarded as a particularly Pagan holiday, although some of the ideas...
September 11, 2014
Queer of Swords: A Prayer for Compassion Toward Z Budapest
In light of Z Budapest's recent outburst against the kink community in which she suggests...
August 28, 2014
Queer of Swords: The Beast Strikes Back – How to Be an Ally
Following from my previous column in which I somehow managed to come out to the...
August 18, 2014
Seekers and Guides: Auntie Sable’s Practical Tips for Sexy Pagans
Sable Aradia concludes her series on sex magick and sacred sexuality with some practical advice...
August 14, 2014
Queer of Swords: The Beast with No Backs
The LGBTQQI alphabet soup is missing a letter. There is a category of people that...
August 02, 2014
Seekers and Guides: A Sticky Subject – Teaching Sex Magick (Part Three)
Sable continues to examine the ethics of teaching of sex magick and sacred sexuality by...
July 21, 2014
Seekers and Guides: A Sticky Subject: Teaching Sex Magick (Part Two)
Sable Aradia continues her series on teaching sex magick by examining the nature of consent....
July 07, 2014
Seekers and Guides: A Sticky Subject – Teaching Sex Magick (Part One)
Sex magick and sacred sexuality are a traditional part of the Craft, but there are...
September 11, 2013
Druid Thoughts: Pagans and Pornography
Erotic content can be beautiful and inspiring. It can prompt us to connect more deeply...
August 05, 2013
Seekers and Guides: The Hero’s Journey (Part 2)
How can Joseph Campbell's Monomyth be applied to our own lives as a tool for...
March 27, 2013
Gateway Goddess: Interfaith Family Ties Blossom from Ostara to Easter
Why do I have an Easter dress? Why, after years of brunch-only celebrations with my...
February 19, 2013
The Busy Witch: Magic and Marriage
I’ve been creating informal altars around our home for years, but this little corner shelf...
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Druid Thoughts: Of Sex and Druids
Before I start, let me point out this post is not going to be X-rated....
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