Blessed Imbolc, To All…

Today marks the High Holiday of Imbolc. A Blessed Imbolc, to all! This holiday is particularly important to me because I am a new daughter of Brigid and am going to be doing a dedication / initiation ceremony to her this weekend. This holiday has some pretty cool associations and history, and its the first…

Poem: Asleep

Asleep Electric currents, like a live-wire coursing, spark at the edges of my chilly fingertips – your face warm in the glow of unnatural light that leads me to your side in death of night – I wish that I could bring you to life in the midst of this darkness, be swallowed up in…

Join Me in Writing Poetry…

Do you enjoy writing poetry or have you always wanted to try? I invite you to consider joining my new AllPoetry group Mother Earth, Father Sky – Pagan Poets. All-Poetry is a great site for posting your work and keeping it all conveniently organized! I have been a member for many years. I am currently running a…

Crystal Healing & Magic: Masterpost

My next series is all about crystals, inspired by recent books I’ve read (see my reviews for more details) and the guidance of my patron Goddess, Brigid. During a meditation, Brigid told me I should look to the gifts of the earth – crystals – for healing and inspiration in my path. She specifically told…

Poem: Softening

Breath slipping down the chasm of the chest, rising falling… I am in this moment present to the sounds that slip around my shoulders, dainty tinkling, tremmoring vibrations of messages and background. I am softening into what life is and what it is not. Original link.

Review: Wicca Crystal Magic Book

I recently finished reading Wicca Crystal Magic: A Beginner’s Guide to Practicing Wiccan Crystal Magic, with Simple Crystal Spells by Lisa Chamberlain. Here is my review for the book & audio-book. The Premise  This book is a very general guide to crystals in magic – an introduction and overview of some of the most important things to know…

Review: “Druidcraft” by Philip Carr-Gomm

I just finished listening to the audio-book version of Druidcraft by Philip Carr-Gomm, narrated by the author himself, as well as Stephanie and Sophia Carr-Gomm. This work is available on Audible. I also ended up picking up the kindle version (more on why later) to have access to the material in a visual format. The Premise …

2017 Wheel of the Year Challenge

~*WHEEL OF THE YEAR CHALLENGE*~ I would like to formally extend a year-long 2017 pagan challenge to those of you who celebrate (or want to celebrate) the 8 Sabbat / Esbat days of the Wheel of the Year! Who can participate in the challenge? Anyone who wants to honor the Wheel of the Year and…

December “Box of Shadows” Review

So, last month I received my first “Box of Shadows” subscription box and I gave it a 3.5/5 because I wanted more time to consider its overall value. This month, I’m back with a second box to review again. If you’d like to see a more in depth overview of the box, check out my…

Winter Solstice / Yule Dinner Plans (Recipe for Sun King Soup included)

I am planning my delicious Winter Solstice Yule dinner! What are you planning to make? This year, I wanted to reflect on some traditional dishes, but also do some warm cozy meals of my own. I’ve decided to have: Appetizer Sun King Soup Crusty rosemary bread Main Course Chicken cordon bleu Seasonal butter sauteed greens…