Leandra Witchwood

Religious Discrimination: An Ugly Reality We Can No Longer Ignore

To update this post I would like to add a more recent article from The Wild Hunt showing how religious discrimination is still going unchecked for the Pagan community. We are being made to feel helpless and hopeless as other religious groups taunt and attempt to destroy our ceremonies. I hope you will also read …

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Lovely Libations! Alcohol is a Sacred Offering.

As we move from summer into fall, I am reminded of the importance of sacrifice. I am reminded that spiritual balance is maintained when we ritualistically give back from which we have taken. To give something back is a genuine and important act. As we harvest the fruits (and vegetables) from the soil, and as …

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Lughnasadh

  Lughnasadh (pronounced loo-nə-sə) or Lúnasa (in Modern Irish/Gaelic) Celebrated between the Summer Solstice and Autumn Equinox, Sunset July 31- Sunset Aug 1 What is Lughnasadh? Lughnasadh is a festival marking the first harvest of the year. Traditionally, it is a time when people come together to share food, dance, re-enact folklore, honor harvest deities, …

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