The Other Side of the Hedge: The Boline

Tied to the history of the land, the boline is a reminder of the thin line that divides life and death. If the Grim Reaper wields a scythe, those who walk the boundary of the two worlds carry the boline.
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The Other Side of the Hedge: Practical Idolatry

Idolatry has been the straw man of the West for two millennia. Monotheists hate it. Materialists just think it’s stupid. Pagans need to take a third look.
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Queer Femme Mystic: The Pagan Case Against Donald Trump

Do we want to live in the real-world version of “The Handmaid’s Tale?” Or are we going to align our spiritual practices with the basic empathy and social justice that is at the heart of the majority of our paths and fight back? [Read more…]

Queer Femme Mystic: Why Queer Femmes Make Incredible Witches

You could say that queer femmes, for a number of reasons, make for incredible witches. [Read more…]

Tree City Witch: Dear Instagram, Magick Can’t Be Bought

You don’t need anyone or anything to do your magick effectively. You don’t need any crystal or candle or Tarot pack. You don’t even need a single herb. Why? Because YOU exist, powerful you.
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Star Made Witch: 13 Steps for the Witch Decluttering Spell

I am getting into spring cleaning this month in a witchy way, and I figured a cluttered witch needs a different sort of declutter plan . . . . . [Read more…]

The Other Side of the Hedge: To Keep Silence

The occult is a journey to ascend the Witches’ Pyramid to reveal in ourselves the Powers of the Sphinx. The last of these four powers: to silence yourself. [Read more…]

Star Made Witch: Women and Witches on International Women’s Day

Although people of any gender can be witches, the term has always been more heavily associated with women. [Read more…]

Book of Blackbirds: Fluffy Bunny Thoughts

I’ll admit to having a few fluffy bunny tendencies. But, as a rule I don’t claim to be magical to everyone I meet to impressing them with my witchy-ness. [Read more…]

Star Made Witch: Five Witchcraft Resolutions for 2017

Many witches are feeling uncertainty for what the new year will hold. I’d like to suggest some resolutions to build a strong magical foundation for it. [Read more…]