January 12, 2019

When it comes to learning magic, divination is both one of the most accessible and powerful of the basic techniques. Often misunderstood, divination relies on a world beyond everyday understanding. Read more

January 5, 2019

Pagans rarely talk about the day-to-day of the magical world. In the world of social media, we get caught up in being the heroes of our own stories. Although our practices and beliefs can give our lives meaning, there is also a place for the kinds of stories that show us as people. Read more

December 15, 2018

Anyone can slip free of their bonds. The challenge is to learn how to live without them. To set ourselves free, we must first understand our chains and the purpose they serve. Read more

December 2, 2018

Skill is the way we take knowledge and apply it into the world to create change. In this respect, the skills of magic are no different from any other. But magic has its own challenges and pitfalls. Read more

November 17, 2018

Here in America, the holiday of Thanksgiving is nearly upon us. It is the time of family, football, and food. What could possibly go wrong? Read more

November 10, 2018

We are living through an era of rapid change and social dislocation. Daily practice creates a sense of certainty, while also developing strength, flexibility, and resilience on all levels. I cannot recommend it highly enough. Read more

November 3, 2018

Secrets and the occult go hand-in-hand. While anyone can benefit from some spiritual cultivation, students can get ahead of themselves. Holding back in the right places can keep people safe, at least from themselves. Read more

October 20, 2018

The Wheel reflects the yearly, monthly, and daily cycles of life. These are the cycles that guide the paths of both animals and farmers. But there are shorter cycles as well, and breath is one of them. Read more

October 13, 2018

We spend most days negotiating who we are. This is the season for revealing who and what we really are. Read more

October 6, 2018

Being an animist only begins with greeting trees. Such practices provide a deeper understanding of the self that changes the way we interact with the world. The true experience of animism opens realities beyond words. Read more

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