December 31, 2023

Tis that time once again… on the eleventh night of Yule, the calendars New Year’s Eve, or how I have come to celebrate it anyway. I think what I like most about this holiday is the chance to start anew, not setting resolutions per se, but in its stead a chance to right our wrongs, better ourselves as humans… and a chance to honor and mourn those we have lost in the passing years. I have to confess though… the... Read more

December 31, 2023

The pine has been used in magick and healing practices for hundreds of years.This tree’s branches have been used in exorcisms and banishment's of evil and malevolent spirits, and it can be used to not only break a hex… but return to sender! Read more

November 23, 2023

For most of us, Thanksgiving is a time of celebration with our friends and loved ones. A sharing of thanks for the blessings and bounty we have received. But Thanksgiving also bears a very different meaning... a time of mourning and honoring of their ancestors.  Read more

August 18, 2023

August 17th is officially National Black Cat appreciation day, and I feel a needed day of celebration indeed. For black cats were not always celebrated, in it's stead thought to be the imps of the devil... Read more

August 1, 2023

The Wheel of the Year turns... and Lughnasadh is here. This be a Celtic harvest sabbath for the first crops of the year. My Celtic roots and lifestyle of working towards self-sufficiency, organic gardening by the moon, and foraging the woods for wild food and medicinals put me at the heart of this splendid summer celebration. Read more

April 1, 2023

I am weird, highly influenced by the moon, dark, haunted, emotional and unique, quite magickal indeed... for I am a witch, and I no longer hide. Read more

March 31, 2023

Spring has arrived, but in my woods it differs quite a bit from the normal springtime fare. Here tis not what is seen above ground that is of import... but in its stead below. Read more

June 21, 2022

Summer solstice or Midsummer, the longest day of the year. The mighty Oak King rules the wood by day, the Holly King resides by night, and within a summer sunset, the descent into darkness begins again... Read more

March 27, 2022

Witchcraft is in my blood. It’s what I live and breathe. I would not change that for anything, but everything has its price… Read more

February 28, 2022

Although I am still thigh-high in snow in my neck of the woods many of you are already beginning to see the enchanting signs of spring, and with that, the poisons of spring begin to grow... Read more

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