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As we go into the dark part of the year in the Northern Hemisphere, many Pagans “go inward” and do internal work with Self and Gods. We get ready to honor our Ancestors at Samhain (if we are Wiccan or “Wiccish”) and to pay attention to the…Continue
Understanding the Meaning of the Degrees as More than Milestones
I have had the pleasure of talking with many, many Wiccans of all stripes, as well as with Neo-Pagans with various sorts of "wiccishness" to their practices and paths. It's true that not every Traditional Wiccan is going to agree with me on my interpretation of the three…Continue
In selecting an Athame (AH-thah-may, or in some Traditions, ah-THAH-may), there are some important considerations to take into account before selecting your tool.
Tradition: Many Traditions have entitlement requirements for certain tools. If you are training in a Tradition that requires that you take…Continue
This is an excerpt of a paper I wrote when I was working toward initiation in my home coven of Raven Star.
According to the Clannada na Gadelica, a Gaelic culture education organization, there is little scholarly evidence as to which woods are the nine…Continue