Prayer: Standing with Standing Rock #NoDAPL

The horrors occurring at Standing Rock have left me shocked, saddened, praying for my brothers and sisters, and most of all angry. The issue is this- the Dakota Access pipeline is proposed to carry 450,000 barrels of fracked crude oil per day, from the Bakken fields of North Dakota, 1,172 miles to Patoka, Illinois. Though [Read More…]

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Gede Celebration: The Dead Dance

Ms. Dieudonne spoke about how the Gede and the Baron were the only Lwa who could show up at any time. This shows us the dead have no boundaries, which is beautifully illustrated in the movements and feel of these dances. [Read more…]

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Burning Money Wealth Spell For Prosperity

Using money, either torn or burnt, is a popular tactic in many Hoodoo spells. Burning money however is also part of an ancient Chinese tradition which dates back to the 1600s or earlier.In a blend of sympathetic magic and Hoodoo this money spell uses torn up pieces of dollar bills to help attract money. [Read more…]

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A Day In The Life/Death: Ancestor Feast

Often there are people who leave money, alcohol, cotton, tobacco, and the like. Music is played and voices are raised in honor and connection. [Read more…]

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The Hardest Thing About Creating An Ancestor Altar

It’s not the time, the effort, or even the money. The hardest thing about creating an ancestor altar is both more simple, and more complicated than these things. [Read more…]

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Simple Samhain Crafts For All Ages

I almost titled this post Simple Samhain Crafts for humans of all ages and dogs… no just kidding. You can however, see from the pictures that everyone got in on the fun. [Read more…]

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#31DaysofSamhain Movie List

The are witches and wizards, vampires old and black, ancestors, voodoo stuff, a couple of musicals, and some scary stuff too. So here we go, in no particular order my #31daysofsamhain movie list. [Read more…]

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