Holiday Hangover

Not the kind from excessive alcohol consumption (though I did have an eggnog with brandy last night) but from the rush leading up to the holidays and the aftermath. In all it was a great holiday; I really threw myself into the planning for Yule and Christmas and that helped…

Yuletide Greetings

Yule (the Winter Solstice) occurs on December 21st and I am eager to have a slow paced holiday at home with family. We will be celebrating Christmas on Christmas Eve this year so Yule will be a special holiday that is the low-key cousin to Christmas. I’ve got the Yule…

Gratitude

Every day I give thanks in my journal. I write about the people I love and the spells I have cast for friends and family and give thanks to the Goddess for helping me through the good times and the not so good times. I honor the Buddhist Goddess Tara…

Friday the 13th

For a witch this is simply a grand day! For a Knights Templar – oh, bad, very bad day. Here’s a little more on that cribbed from Wikipedia: According to folklorists, there is no written evidence for a “Friday the 13th” superstition before the 19th century. The earliest known documented…

Samhain Secrets

These Samhain Secrets will not be so secret since I am publishing them here! I thought you might like a rundown of how my holiday went. It began at midnight on Saturday, which is when I cast the spells that I had for the Full Moon (which was yesterday) using…

On being a witch

I had an email from a client recently who wanted to investigate witchcraft further. He asked some excellent questions and for some recommendations from me on books that would give him solid information. Here are the questions I answered plus my short reading list (for beginners). How did you know…

Sullen September

It’s not because it is my birthday tomorrow (the 29th) but this September has been very off-beat energetically. Usually when I work with long-time clients I have the best possible relationship with them. I have clients I have worked with for nearly six years now, really stunning in this business…