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Strega Solstice Ritual, 2020: The Tarantella

The sacred mandate to own one’s power is so powerfully physical that it looks like someone driven to wild movement by a tarantula. Continue reading

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Breath Work and Sound Healing Classes

Shamanic Breath Work and Sound Healing: Rituals to Live Your Truths, Own Your Power, and Express Your Beauty. Sound and breath are magic. Continue reading

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My Witch Love for Herbs That I Forage or Grow

Herbs give me magic, health, and joy. I adapt to my environment when I forage. My ancestors and the Gods, Herne and Elen, bless my harvest of chickweed and … Continue reading

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Invisibility, Connectivity, and Draconian Adornment

Mysticism and isolation don’t need to go together. Conveying pivotal parts of ourselves can feel impossible. But we can do it, decrease isolation, and … Continue reading

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The Dragon Woke Up!

Supposed flaws can make an amulet better, and knowing when that’s the case is part of both craftsmanship and the magic of talisman-making. Continue reading

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Bear Claw Talisman

I call one of my bear claw amulets “Great Mother of All.” When we tell our own stories, we sing all of life into existence, as the Great Mother did and does. Continue reading

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Morning Routine: Hobbling to Fey Lands

If, as I hobble along, I see small blessings, I won’t scramble after happiness, feeling forlorn or that joy is impossible. My cat’s eyes are a door into wonder. Continue reading

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