The Power of Silence

Most of us are afraid of silence. But as magical people, we know that silence is necessary. This new, short, narrowly-focused book by Karina BlackHeart explains the practice of silence and how to cultivate it in our lives. [Read more…]

Feri Seekers and the Ivy League Syndrome

Over 94% of the people who want to go to Harvard don’t get in. So they go somewhere else and they do fine. As with colleges, which magical or spiritual tradition you study is far less important than doing the work and participating in the life of the community. [Read more…]

4 Steps To Re-enchant The World

The desire to re-enchant the world is like a craving for a food you can’t describe because you’ve never had it, but you’re sure there must be something that tastes like what you’re thinking, if only you had a name for it. There is – if we’ll only do what’s necessary. [Read more…]

Honoring Our Ancestors, Sustaining Our Relationships

It is Samhain – “summer’s end” – and it is time to honor and remember our ancestors. Death has not ended our relationships with family and friends, for love never dies. It has simply transformed the relationships into something different, something that needs our work to sustain. [Read more…]

The Dark Side of Druidry

We like our Druidry to be light and peaceful and nice… something that won’t scare our Christian and atheist neighbors. But there’s a dark side to Druidry, and it’s as much a part of our heritage as plant lore and poetry. [Read more…]

A Meditation on Fire

What do you desire? How can you honor the Fire of desire? How can you respect the Fire of danger? Join me in contemplating the element of Fire. [Read more…]