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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...
March 02, 2018
Following the Hoof Prints of the Old One
Among the many forms taken by the great Horned God of Old, this article explores...
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...
October 20, 2017
The Eternal Denizens of All Hallow’s Eve
There is something uncanny in the air during this time, whether you observe Samhain, All...
October 16, 2017
The Arcane Art of Halloween Decorating
Halloween decorations are part of the magic of the season, I love seeing the diverse...
August 15, 2017
The Peculiar Powers of Poison
The peculiar powers of poison are many and diverse. They have been used creatively throughout...
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 01, 2017
Venus: The Witch Star
In classical and medieval folklore, Venus became associated with witchcraft via the "ars veneris," or...
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...
March 10, 2017
Reading “The Luminous Stone” a Collection of Luciferian Essays
The image of a Witch Father and belief in a “witch mark” would remain part...
February 20, 2017
The Hidden Light of the Dark Ages
The Magic of the Middle Ages The middle ages are often referred to as the...
February 10, 2017
Nigel Pennick, Recognizing His Contribution to Traditional Witchcraft Studies
A Typical Academic Occultist, Pennick has varying areas of expertise British writer Nigel Campbell Pennick...
February 06, 2017
Mastering Herbalism: A Practical Guide (to Traditional Herbal Practice)
A Complete Guide of Historical Plant-Based Practices-Science, Medicine and the Occult Paul Huson, British-born...
February 03, 2017
The Popularity of Magic in Renaissance Europe
Popular Magic vs Learned Magic The 15th and 16th centuries were full of people both commoners...
January 29, 2017
Persecution in Pursuit of Knowledge
Science, Occultism, and Heresy During the time of the Inquisition, free thinkers of all kinds...
January 23, 2017
“A Deed Without A Name: Unearthing the Legacy of Traditional Witchcraft”
A Deed Without a Name: Unearthing the Legacy of Traditional Witchcraft Written By Lee Morgan,...
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