The Origins of Halloween Things

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Jack-o’-lanterns, Trick or Treat, and festive Halloween Costumes are how many of us celebrate the night of October 31, but where did all of those traditions come from? Are the things we associate with Halloween ancient, modern, or somewhere in between? A closer look at some of our most beloved Halloween traditions. [Read more...]

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Pagan Pilgrimage: Rosslyn Chapel

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Rosslyn Chapel is a legendary place, but does it offer anything of interest to Pagans? If you do head to Rosslyn what should you look for? Jason takes a closer look at Rosslyn Chapel and shares everything you might need to know if you plan to visit this amazing place. [Read more...]

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On Ritual Without Faith

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Rituals don’t have to be religious or spiritual to be purposeful. Active ritual in your daily life can make you a better person, partner, and friend. [Read more...]

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A Witch’s Tale

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Finding the Goddess to leaving the Broom Closet it’s time for the story of one (now very public) Modern Witch. [Read more...]

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Lessons From a War Goddess

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I am not a soldier or a warrior and yet I am a priestess of Macha and a follower of the Morrigan. [Read more...]

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My Magical Partner

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I’ve been married to the same wonderful woman for ten years now. Even more than my wife she’s my magical partner, my life partner, and the best part of me. [Read more...]

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Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark

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In order to walk in the light one must understand the darkness, not only in the world and in magic, but also in ourselves. The time between Mabon and Samhain provides the perfect opportunity to do just that. [Read more...]

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Five Very Pagan British Pubs

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Five pubs worth visiting when living in or visiting England, all with cider and rather Pagan overtones. [Read more...]

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Christianity: I Don’t Miss It

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After a friend reflected on possibly missing Christianity I asked myself the same question. Do I miss it, any of it? Even a little? The quick answer is “not a bit.” [Read more...]

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The Triumph of Mabon

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Even though many don’t particularly like it, the word “Mabon” has come to signify the Autumn Equinox and early Fall. Is that a triumph or a tragedy? [Read more...]

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