April 22, 2019

A not quite comprehensive list of Summer Pagan Gatherings and other goings-on throughout North America! Read more

April 15, 2019

I think the doors to Paganism and Witchcraft (and everything else) are generally welcoming and tend to be far more open than closed. But there are some gates that people should not be allowed through, and that’s OK. Read more

April 9, 2019

Paganism is more than just pagan deities, ceremonial magick, and “nature religion.” If something speaks to a self-identified Pagan as a spiritual practice, well, then it’s a way to practice Paganism. Read more

April 3, 2019

Edain McCoy wrote about Paganism as she experienced it, and Paganism is about the experience first and foremost. Did she get some things wrong? Absolutely, but I’m just happy to see people get through that first door, we can worry about the rest later. Read more

March 27, 2019

Dion Fortune is one of the most important figures in Witchcraft’s rebirth during the twentieth century. Though she did not identify as a Witch (or even a Pagan), many of her ideas would become a part of Wiccan-Witchcraft, and her 1938 novel “The Sea Priestess” articulated Witch ritual long before it would be made public. Read more

March 14, 2019

I did not go seeking Loki, and there are parts of me embarrassed to admit our (limited) relationship, fearful that cries of “comic book fan!” will echo over the internet. But Loki keeps showing up in my life, and when he does, he reveals to me some of his nature. Read more

March 13, 2019

The books we love influence how we practice our Craft and view its history. For many of us they were also our first teachers, offering sound advice for both the magickal and the mundane. Read more

March 6, 2019

Wiccan-Witchcraft is one of the largest Pagan and Witch traditions in the world today, and 2019 is the 80th anniversary of the initiation of its most influential practitioner. In honor of 80 years, let’s take a look of where Wicca is, where it’s been, and where it’s going in the future. Read more

February 25, 2019

I’ve always found the idea of BNP’s rather laughable (with a few exceptions); after all at outdoor Pagan festivals everyone is using the same portajohn. Read more

February 21, 2019

That “liking to talk to people” thing is also why I like Pagan festivals so much. Most of my days are spent reading and writing about Modern Paganisms, but that’s never the same as talking about them, and perhaps more importantly, doing them Read more

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