Tree City Witch: The Kabbalists of Florida and a Story about the Heart

Is it one path? Is it more? How many chambers does a heart have? Four. Do we stop or do we just keep going? Yes and yes. [Read more…]

Star Made Witch: Some Meanings of Witchcraft

When it comes down to it, a witch is a witch is a witch. Terminology however, remains important because it helps us communicate our different approaches to one another. [Read more…]

Tree City Witch: Lighthouse And Lessons from Venus Retrograde

Venus is currently retrograde and will turn direct April 15th. During these weeks you may have stumbled into some less than flattering partnerships, which is one of the areas of life that Venus “rules.” I know I did. I cut them off at the root once I realized they were tests I needed to pass, not people I wanted in my life. [Read more…]

Urban Earthwitch: Urban Animist

Feeling connected to nature in the city isn’t impossible. It’s as simple as stepping outside and allowing your instincts to take over. [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…]

Tree City Witch: Stitches, Witchcraft, & Change, With Mercury Retrograde

As witches during retrograde season, we may feel compelled to think about our daily, weekly, monthly practices and rituals and ask questions. What is my magic and why? Has my soul grown dusty? Has my altar? Do I need an altar? Why or why not. [Read more…]

The Other Side of the Hedge: Hidden Knowledge

The occult isn’t inherently evil. It is powerful, and often opaque. That can be scary all on its own. So why do we let it remain a mystery? Do we even have a choice?
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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…]

Star Made Witch: Creative Potion Making

Every potions master begins somewhere—I started just jumping in. Knowing that with enough trial and error I could make liquid magic kept me passionate along the way. [Read more…]