Into and Around the Witch-Cult

Thoughts on the nature of Wicca, the rituals of the Witch-Cult, ConVocation, and a visit to Patheos world headquarters. [Read more…]

Faces of the Horned God: Cernunnos

Though much about the historical Cernunnos is likely lost to history, his presence today is certainly not in doubt. He has become a vital component of the modern Horned God myth, and a deity important to Druids, Witches, and all sorts of other Pagans. [Read more…]

Not Fakelore: The Burning Times

Were the Burning Times a real event? Most certainly, but not necessarily in the way some people imagine. [Read more…]

The Devil in Pagan Pants

While the modern Devil is most certainly a Christian construction, he and his pseudonyms have occasionally made appearances in Modern Paganism. [Read more…]

25 Most Influential People in the Birth of Modern Paganism (Top 5)

There have been many contributors to Modern Paganism over the last 200 years, but who are the biggest contributors? In the the third and final installment of “The 25 Most Influential People in the Birth of Modern Paganism” we look at the five pioneers who made the biggest marks. [Read more…]

Whither the Word Witch

Are the producers of “Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters” insulting Modern Witches, or just simply using another definition of the word witch? Are Witch and Wiccan synonyms? Can I ask some more questions here? [Read more…]