I have celebrated this day from a very young age since I went primary school, but I had known it as Mayday. As my knowledge grew over the years, I came to know the day as Beltane; the ancient Gaelic fire festival. There are many traditions that take place to mark the day, but I thought … Continue reading Beltane.
The Crow and Raven have been rather presences in my life of late, they just seem to be everywhere! I have seen several while walking out in the forest, around the village and even sat on a dustbin outside my local shop. They have been quite forceful in their approach to be noticed within my … Continue reading A gift from a Crow.
Recently I have begun to notice the increasing negative associations with the pentagram and its meaning. I have always known that there are many people who are not aware of the true meaning of this symbol and often mistake it for a sign of the devil. However, this has come to my attention more frequently … Continue reading My Pentagram.
Another month is over as we move forward into April, a beautiful time of the year which full of life. Nature is getting into the swing of things, seeds that have previously buried are beginning to rise above the soil, ready to soak up all the goodness from the sun. One type of plant that we … Continue reading March Favourites
I hope you all have enjoyed the Spring Equinox, however you chose to mark the occasion. After the celebrations at Ostara (which I included in my previous blog post), I thought I would share how I seal my home after the cleansing ritual. During the Equinox, I will perform a house cleansing which usually takes … Continue reading Black Salt
Ostara, what a wonderful time of year that marks when light and dark become equal again. It can be celebrated anywhere between the 19th to the 22nd of March, but in 2017 the Spring Equinox falls on 20th March. I will be celebrating on the 21st as I have done during previous years. We now … Continue reading Happy Ostara
I am wild, I am free, I am the sun and the moon, I will not apologise, For your misunderstanding, My roots grow too deep, My work is of fire and water, Of earth and air, What you know of me is often untrue, Superstition fueled by lies, I am of nature and truth, I … Continue reading #faceofawitch: I am wild
Crystals have been a part of my life ever since I was very young, I was introduced to them by my aunt and I have been fascinated with them ever since. My collection has gradually grown over the years, I still enjoy learning about them and their magical uses. All of them are special to me, … Continue reading Crystals of my youth.
Another classic blog which I thought I would partake in; February favourites! I am after all human, so of course, I have that instinctual leaning toward curiosity. Seeing other people's favourite items of the month is the best way to discover new and exciting things, that and it's always fun to have a good snoop. … Continue reading February Favourite
Every now and then I get in a rut, I feel unmotivated and need something to shake away the dull sense of laziness that sits heavily on my chest. During these times I find it hard to stay focused on my plans, my mind becomes hazy and my way forward becomes unclear. At times like … Continue reading Inspiration