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June 26, 2018
Twilight Sleep: A Collection of Henbane Lore
Henbane is a magical plant with a history that goes back as far as ancient...
April 09, 2018
A Collection of Wolfsbane Lore
"The most prompt of all poisons." -Pliny the Elder, in Natural History. Wolfsbane, Monkshood, Aconite Wolfsbane. Courtesy...
February 13, 2018
Assembling the Poisoner’s Pocket Guide
This unique guide to the Crooked Path features an arcane compilation of various tools of...
January 30, 2018
Candlemas, Imbolc, and Serpent Fire
The Typical and Not-so Typical Imbolc Traditions Imbolc is one of those holidays that is...
January 23, 2018
Creating Relics of Witch Working: Artes and Craft
The hand crafted athames of Artes and Craft are arcane works of art. A perfect...
January 05, 2018
Gathering Your Personal Symbol Set
We internalize all of the symbols that we encounter and they become part of our...
December 11, 2017
The Final Rite of Witching
If there was a universal rite of witch-making, what do you think it would look...
November 12, 2017
The Devil is in the Details: Lucifer, the Devil, and Satan
There are so many symbols, myths and folklore attached to our idea of the entity...
August 15, 2017
The Peculiar Powers of Poison
The peculiar powers of poison are many and diverse. They have been used creatively throughout...
August 07, 2017
Materialism, Impermanence, and Originality in Modern Witchcraft-Poisoner’s Apothecary
Have modern practitioners allowed too much importance to be placed on obtaining magical objects and...
July 06, 2017
Children of Earth and Moon
The image of the classical witch has been shaped over the centuries to become an...
June 06, 2017
A Vessel for Elder Gods
In classical witchcraft circles based on traditional European folklore the elder gods are those nameless...
May 22, 2017
The Occvlta Interview
Flying ointments and incense blends made from traditional recipes penned in medieval grimoires are a...
May 07, 2017
Poison Path From Equinox to Harvest
Green Witchcraft puts us in direct relation with the natural cycles of the area we...
May 01, 2017
Venus: The Witch Star
In classical and medieval folklore, Venus became associated with witchcraft via the "ars veneris," or...
April 02, 2017
The Talismanic Tome: Books of Hidden Power
There are many types and styles of book making; all of them an art form....
March 27, 2017
Herodias and the Queen of Witches
The figure of the Witch Queen is an integral part to classical witchcraft. A counterpart...
March 22, 2017
A Traditional Witch’s Love Affair With History
"The gods of the old religion become the demons of the new;" is a common...
March 15, 2017
Bones, Blood and Poison: The Path of Traditional Witchcraft
Traditional witchcraft is a popular topic within the magical community. Traditional witches seek to understand...
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