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The Purpose of Ritual by Marietta Williams

Ritual can even be as simple as honoring an altar in the morning or repeating a mantra before falling asleep.  It certainly doesn’t have to be elaborate.  But for the new and adept practitioner alike, the meaning of ritual can be confusing. It’s easy to […]

Myth Busting: Nurture and Nature by soulfirewoman

Listen to me. I am The Empress. The Mother. The Anima and I have come to talk with you about my work. And the work of others like me. I have come to dispel the false myth I have fought against for so long. One […]

On #bindtrump and the #magicresistance by Diana Rajchel

The #bindtrump movement harkens to the stories about the witches of Great Britain using magic to keep Hitler off their island. They, unlike those of us in the US, were pro-active – a significant advantage when working magic for home and country.

The Sewing Room by Aine Llewellyn

Althea Altair is one of the most pious spirits I have ever met. She wears her god’s colors with pride, remaining firm and unwavering in her devotion. She’s the Laethic role model. I met her in the fall of 2012. The Otherfaith had begun dominating […]

Áine of the Wisps and Gerald the Earl by DC McBride

Midsummer is a very important day for a Deity who lives very close to my heart.  As I’ve mentioned previously, one of the most important Deities in my life is my family’s patroness, the Gaelic tutelary Goddess Áine (pronounced “ahn-yuh”).  Sometimes called Áine ń Chlíar or Áine Mór, […]

Submissions to join

I’ve pushed back the next submission window to September 1. I want to focus on the authors and artists that are currently with Pagan Bloggers before I add more. Thank you for your patience.

Relational Ethics by Nicholas Haney

Today I want to expand more on many of the points I raised in the first part of this series here. I want to dig deeper into the nature of interpersonal relationships, and the very real and practical applications of how this shapes our lies. In the […]

Developing PRIDE: The Attendance of Gender and Sexual Diversity in Pagan Game Designers

We’re twenty days into June, which means that, for twenty days, my Facebook and Tumblr dashboards have consistently presented me an excess of rainbow flags, companions and couples and companies kissing for cameras, and the gender nonconforming and non-white reality of the Stonewall Riots. It […]

A Hymn To Life by Bryan Hewitt

I give thanks To the sun that travels By wheels unseen Burning its arc Through the lives it touches Bringing gentle warmth And clearing light To the stone At the center of the ring

A Ritual to Grieve Injustice by Diana Rajchel

It’s been a bad year. Last week was an especially bad week in 2017, both for me as a city priestess and for justice in the world in general. First, four people died in a workplace shooting in San Francisco. Then the verdict for the death of […]