A Lotta’ Drama ‘Bout Nothing

"I Offered the Wrong Fruit to This God!"..."I set up my altar wrong!"..."My Life is Falling Apart!", they wail. I love this! (In a warped and twisted way.)  People, mostly youngish people that I'm finding (mostly), have gone over-the-top insanely fixated on practicing their paganism from a strictly Historically Accurate context. We all know that … Continue reading A Lotta’ Drama ‘Bout Nothing

A Crystal, A Candle, & a French Chant

I'm migrating to a new computer, thanks to my son, who is doing all the technical work AND supplying me with the new computer (those 15 hours of labor 26 years ago are paying off *lol*).  He has moved EVERYTHING from my old computer into the new one, which is a huge job, as I've accumulated … Continue reading A Crystal, A Candle, & a French Chant

Paving the Way for Love & Protection

Witch's Bottles  Bottle #1 Paving the Way for Love  There are so many inspiring magickal tools out there to draw love to you, but I've not seen anything created to Pave-the-Way for love.  In order to draw pure genuine love to you, you may need to do some cleansing and clearing of negative energy and … Continue reading Paving the Way for Love & Protection

Historical Accuracy & the Modern Practicing Pagan

Historical Accuracy ~ There is a deluge of internet blogs on this topic, and I've read many of them in open-awed wonder at the closed-minded, in-the-box, impossible silliness of all the rhetoric.  Historical Accuracy, really?  You want "Historical Accuracy" in your practice?  You want to do things 100% the way they were originally done centuries ago?  … Continue reading Historical Accuracy & the Modern Practicing Pagan

Anonymous Shout-Out to Ms. Stagnation

One of the women I did a tarot reading for at Next Millennium in October has been on my mind. I just can't stop thinking about her; and there's so much more I would like to say to her...so I will. I hope she see's this, although it's posted here anonymously, and I will guard … Continue reading Anonymous Shout-Out to Ms. Stagnation

5 Things That Bring Samhain Home for Me

  I can't believe it's this time of year already!  Where did 2016 go??  This past year has been wracked with huge changes in my life.  All hell broke loose December 31, 2015, and it's been a wild ride ever since-- spiritually, emotionally, and financially.  However, the wild ride appears to be calming down now, life … Continue reading 5 Things That Bring Samhain Home for Me

Tarot Readers ~ Public Readings: Ground Rules, & Protection

From ~ The Witch's Desk... I use to have a major tarot reading gig the end of each year at Ameristar Casino in Council Bluffs, Iowa.  This lasted for seven years.  It was a crazy 6 hour marathon of non-stop readings.  People would wait in line for ridiculous amounts of time to receive a reading, … Continue reading Tarot Readers ~ Public Readings: Ground Rules, & Protection