Within nature, we can learn and grow. She is patient and takes time to sincerely, and deeply know us. We can exist without ridicule. We are not falsely judged and wrongfully sentenced. We are protected. We are fulfilled. Here we can become whole.
All of these gifts are at our fingertips. Just step outside and open your mind and heart.
Witches are action oriented. As Witches we have other measures, we can take in addition to voting, writing letters, and attending protests. If you ask me, this is the fun part. Magick is at the core of our being, and when we are in the throws, it is our most powerful tool. Our religious and spiritual paths were never meant to be idle or passive. It is for this reason. Witches are feared by patriarchy.
As we discuss sacred and magickal herbalism, I cannot leave out the importance of gaining a genuine spiritual connection with the plants you use in your magick. We most often achieve this by nurturing the plant as it grows. In many traditions that honor the old ways, it is believed that you should only use plants you directly connect within your workings. Meaning, you should only use plants you grow yourself. This is where sacred or magickal gardening comes into practice. Witches have long kept gardens filled with an assortment of plants for a variety of…