December 27, 2018

There’s no way to look a skull straight in the eyes and not find truth, even if it’s a bit frightening. Examining the past has a similar vibe, unless, of course, we choose to look away. I’m not one for that. I prefer to rattle the bones, looking for truth amidst the remains. Join me in contemplating the skeletons of the top 13 articles at Keeping Her Keys in 2018.  Read more

December 18, 2018

Other Christmas witches, including the terrifying Frau Perchta, are hideous creatures. Where I call home we have the hideous Bog Lady who wanders the marshland on Christmas seeking out unsuspecting children. In my version of this tale, the benevolent Christmas Witch imprisons Old Nelly, saving the village.    Read more

December 15, 2018

Hail Winter, season of earth! To the stillness of the earth from where all things grow. Connect to the energy of the season through exploring elemental witchery, including a table of correspondences and a ritual. Read more

December 13, 2018

On the darkest night, venture into the deepest reaches of Hekate’s Cave to discover the cauldron of rebirth. Hail the Queen of Witches who bids you enter! In the innermost chamber of Hekate’s Cave waits the cauldron of rebirth. The moon rises and sets in it, and it is guarded by her powerful companions. On the Winter Solstice, the darkest night of the year, the doors to the chamber are open for those willing to seek their truth. While this is an immensely personal journey, I’ve provided a ritual for you to follow, adapt as you feel led or do as is. Read more

December 10, 2018

While there might be a little witch inside everyone, there are some that claim that they have a special inheritance. Flouncing supposed witchblood, either by birth or through various traditions, doesn’t make you a witch. You know what does? Practicing witchcraft. Read more

December 7, 2018

Jump Girl: The Initiation and Art of a Spirit Speaker reveals the intimate details of life as a practicing psychic medium witch. Salicrow’s compelling memoir provides not only insight to her experiences, but also is sure to inspire you to stand more in your witch power.  Read more

November 30, 2018

The darkness breathes into December, forcing some to run for the light while others embrace it. The Hekate of December urges us to follow her into this time, to explore our depths, delve into her mysteries and be reborn. Here I find myself with those that remain, the moon, her poisons, and her powerful winged creatures. If you’re here with me, know that this is not the easy path, but it is the truth. You are a warrior-witch. The world of spirits awaits those who answer Hekate’s call. All of us sustained by the breath of her darkness. Hail the Hekate of December! Read more

November 22, 2018

The shattered pieces of ourselves find refuge deep in Hekate’s cave. Call upon the Mistress of Souls to guide your way to where she safeguarded these soul fragments until you were ready to call them back to you. Read more

November 16, 2018

Light workers might have their place in the world, but it’s not within witchcraft. There’s little overlap between light workers and witches, except for an emphasis on psychic abilities and healing. Witchcraft is about death, whether to harness an animal spirit or the power of personal transformation. Witches are not light workers. We are death walkers, wandering in the shadows where healing and true magick are found. Read more

November 13, 2018

Night of Hekate of the Underworld is November 16. Celebrate her chthonic side and honor your own darkness with a solitary ritual. Read more

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