Star Made Witch: Witch Gardening

Starting a witch garden can be intimidating, but with some planning and care, you can turn that black thumb green! [Read more…]

Adventures in Wortcunning: Garden Therapy

So far, everything hurts. All the lessons, even the fun stuff, seems to have some element of ouch. This is my impression of life on a day when the sun shines and my home is full of love. Very grateful, and happy for all the amazing bits. Just saying, I noticed the other stuff too, even if I go out of my way to pretend it isn’t there. [Read more…]

Adventures in Wortcunning: Wortcunning or Gardening?

Did you think gardening would be like sitting for a cup of tea with Granny on the patio? Those rare and beautiful moments are, believe me, planned and worked toward for days, weeks, if not months ahead of your visit. Especially if your Gran loves to garden. [Read more…]

Wyrd Words: It’s The Simple Things

Sometimes we need to set aside the heavier burdens of deep philosophical questioning and social psychology, just for the briefest of moments, so that we can look at our community with fresh eyes once again, and rediscover our sense of wonder in the world. [Read more…]

Dandelion Seeds: So You Want to be a Pagan Farmer

Do you dream of being close to the land? As the sun warms the northern continent do you have an urge to dig in the earth and plant seeds? Being a farmer can be beautiful, but it can also be intense work. Get real with Rev. Melissa Hill as she talks about what she learned as an organic farmer. [Read more…]

Adventures in Wortcunning: Of Absinthe and Garden Laws

Allow me to introduce to you to the legendary Wormwood (Artemisia absinthium) and its distillation: Absinthe. [Read more…]

Making Light: Demeter

With Demeter, my practice is about as simple and ordinary as it gets. I don’t do any complicated rites and I don’t have a lot of high-falutin’ prayers; I just do some gardening and show some gratitude. [Read more…]