Roving

Preparing for Rebirth in a Time of Limbo

November is the in-between time. It’s not fall, not winter. It’s not the time of the dead, yet not the time of renewal. It’s a spot of limbo in my calendar year. The main days of Samhain season — the season of the dead, of […]

The Show Must Go On

Intent is magic. We like to talk about that a lot; that intent is key to formulating good magic, that it won’t work without intent. This isn’t really true. Sometimes it’s true, but sometimes it’s not — like with folk magic. And I think magic […]

Disability, Witchcraft, and Siren Songs

Witchcraft is a siren song to the powerless. I was a child, abused at home, bullied at school. I’d taken up karate class in an effort to get one up on my bullies, only to discover to my horror my bullies took the same class. […]