Drawing Strength from Nature: by CJ Blackwood

It is crucial for a witch, or any Earth-spiritual person, to acknowledge, accept, and work with the sources of their natural strength, especially when dealing with physical or mental illness. [Read more…]

Drawing Strength from Nature

One way I draw strength from nature is by communing with animal totems, everything from reptiles to arachnids. I’ll share my stories and hope you’ll share yours as well. [Read more…]

Interview with Raven Kaldera about Shamanism, BDSM Among the Disabled and Fifty Shades of Gray

“I work with the spirits of earth, fire, water, air, plants, animals, the Dead, and various Gods of my tradition . . .
My Gods use me as a tool to make change in the world, and one of the ways I am being so used is to give aid to people in the BDSM demographic (and especially Dominant/submissive and Master/slave subgroup).” [Read more…]

Students with Disabilities and Self-Advocacy

In the United States, August is National Back to School month. Here are a few links to help college students who have disabilities. Sorry, it doesn’t include any back to school sales or sure fire excuses for late homework. Virginia Tech Self-Advocacy Video Students with Disabilities Preparing for Postsecondary Education: Know Your Rights and Responsibilities [Read More…]

A Crazy Late Night Lammas

It was dark except for the firelight when screams erupted from the other side of the circle. The Priestess said, “Oops”. [Read more…]

Psychedelic Breakthrough

C.R.J. art piece “Psychedelic Breakthrough” was planned while he was in a mental institution. [Read more…]