Demons, the Occult, and the 2016 Presidential Campaign

The occult is usually absent from Presidential contests, but it’s becoming a part of this year’s election cycle. [Read more…]

Proselytizing is For Weak Gods

A god that needs people to facilitate an introduction has no agency, and I’d take it a step further, those gods are impotent. Whatever power those gods had is waning, never existed, or is being directed in precisely the wrong directions. [Read more…]

Pagan Pilgrimage: San Francisco Bay Area

California’s Bay Area is one of the most magickal and Witchy spots on Earth! Here are some things to do if and when you get to visit. [Read more…]

Faith, Intolerance, and Religious Veracity

Our faiths are about what we believe, they aren’t about how our neighbor interprets what we hold dear. The world would be a in lot better shape today if we stopped caring so much about what everyone else thinks about our religions and instead focused on our own practices. [Read more…]

Mirth & Reverence: You Can Laugh During Ritual

Laughter isn’t always appropriate in circle, but sometimes it’s simply necessary. [Read more…]

An American in Britain: Doreen Valiente Pilgrimage

An exhibition in Doreen Valiente’s Brighton England featuring some of her ritual tools and a copy of Gerald Gardner’s Book of Shadows !?!?! Yes please! We had to go. [Read more…]

Public Ritual Is Hard (And Sometimes We Fail At It & That’s OK)

ow do we fix “bad Pagan rituals?” I don’t have all the answers, but I do know that we will never do it by discouraging people from trying in the first place. [Read more…]

Who’s Your Daddy? (Or You Like St. Expedite, I love Zuni)

Whether servitor, guide, spirit or friend, it is said that the spirits pick us, not the other way around. [Read more…]

Do Your Bad Pagan Ritual

There is good, even great, Pagan ritual,and there is bad Pagan ritual. But even a bad ritual is better than no ritual at all. [Read more…]

An American in Britain: Tintagel & The Witchcraft Museum

Some adventures at Tintagel Castle and the Museum of Witchcraft and Magic in Cornwall. [Read more…]