I took the time to just sit there on the grass and listen. In the trees around me, I could hear the birds singing and the kids playing in the yard next door. I stayed for as long as necessary, allowing Elder to tell me when and where to cut.
Articles, General interests
A collection of articles touching on common issues and interests that touch us all.
The dark moon is upon us. Her voice echos and resonates from the deepest, darkest depths of my soul. Her rich, deepening tone can be heard by those who find comfort under her thick black cloak. If we choose to accept her invitation, we will find ourselves wrapped in her warmth. BUT, her warmth is not readily given. You can only come to know her warm after you have come to know her cold embrace. No, this is not a horror story, I will tell. This is a personal story – one only you can muster. It is one that is overflowing with the soreness you bring to the table. And Yes, many a discomfort you will uncover as the dark lady wraps you in the cold still night, but… with each layer discovered, you will grow stronger. As each dark veil is lifted and moved aside, you will know healing, clarity, and peace.
The need to be social in turbulent times
Scrolling through my Facebook feed, I find myself having to close it out and find other things to occupy my time. I think this is a healthy practice more of us need to utilize. People all over the world are utilizing technology to reinforce positive social relationships from Zoom yoga classes to online happy hour with friends. This shows the massive creative ability of humanity. We did not get to this level of evolution by wallowing in our misery and giving up. We got here through realizing that we are resilient and capable.
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.
Light Magick vs. Dark Not too long ago, I wrote an article about Fluffy Bunny idealisms. You can read all about it here. I thought I would continue the conversation on magickal perspectives with a topic on ethical and moral ideals. Specifically, White Magick vs. Dark Magick. In my experience, it is always a good …
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.
Finding a REAL Teacher of the Craft A beginner’s guide to finding the guidance you need. I need help finding a true teacher of the craft! How do I know if I’m a Witch? How do I find a teacher of the craft? Should I join a coven or stay solitary? What do I need …
Lately, I see a variety of people posting similar questions within FB groups and other community discussion groups. The questions I repeatedly see go like this, “How can I bring more magick into my life?” or “How do I become a Witch?” and “What do you do to feel Witchy?” Personally, I LOVE to see …