A Witch Vs. The Witch

Despite some misgivings, anyone with an interest in “Traditional Witchcraft” should see “The Witch.” It’s also a useful exploration of what “witchcraft” meant in the 15th and 16th Centuries. For those of us who choose to embrace the word witch we owe it to ourselves to see exactly what the word has meant over the centuries. [Read more…]

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The Horned God: Not As Old As You Think

History is full of horned and antlered gods, but a “Horned God?” That’s a modern thing, not an ancient one. [Read more…]

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Valentine’s Day: Pagan or Christian?

Is Valentine’s Day an old pagan celebration? The celebration of a Catholic Saint? What if I told you it was neither? [Read more…]

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Winter/Early Spring Pagan Festivals: A Guide

Here we are once more on the cusp of another indoor festival season. Since everyone seems to enjoy my rather snarky round-ups of outdoor festivals I thought I should do the same with the indoor ones too. [Read more…]

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There Are Some People I Don’t Want Under the Umbrella

Pagans often talk and write about the “fraying of the Pagan umbrella,” but I’ll be honest with you all, there are just some people I don’t want under the damn umbrella. [Read more…]

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Wicca Is Not Missing Anything

A year ago someone told me that Wicca was missing something. I completely disagree. [Read more…]

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They Are Satanic: On Ted Cruz, Outrage, & The End Times

Biblical Satanism and Christianity are two sides of the same coin; you can’t have one without the other. So yes, Ted Cruz sometimes says “satanic” things. [Read more…]

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David Bowie 1947-2016

If Neo-Paganism is best summed up in the Wheel of the Year, that constant cycle of life, death, and rebirth, then David Bowie is the quintessential Neo-Pagan artist. [Read more…]

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What Am I Worth (Or Not Worth)

Should I get paid or compensated in some way for speaking at Pagan festivals? I don’t have a solid yes or no answer. [Read more…]

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The 2015 Hornie Awards (Random Superlatives and Condemnations)

Triumphs, failures, and the year that was in Paganism (at least according to Pagandom’s “most prestigious” annual awards). [Read more…]

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