The Night Before Yule

Poem by Richard De Angelis to Mirror the classic Christmas tale of ” ‘Twas the Night before Christmas”.   ‘Twas the night before Yule, when all ‘cross the heath, not a being was stirring; Pagan, faerie, or beast. Wassail was left out & the alter adorned, to rejoice that the…

Quelle Night!

Samhain night, that is! Or Halloween for you lay folks out there. Every Witches New Year (which is what Samhain is) my mother and I celebrate with what we call a feast-ival. Our dinner (feast) is our party and then we have a ritual honoring our ancestors and loved ones…

Midsummer Magick

What a night for magick! Things were beautiful after a long afternoon storm, lots of thunder and lightning and the fire-pit was flooded. It was nice though by 10 pm when I began. I cleaned things up before the casting, tipped out the fire-pit, dried it off, had my candles…

Balance

On the summer solstice this year (in three days) I am casting a special spell that i created from a dream. I’d like to tell you about the dream. In the dream I was in a house that seemed haunted. I was having some kind of pagan get-together, all women…

Midsummer

Litha, the sabbat of the Summer Solstice is one of my favorite sabbats (I know I say that every year) because I am such a summer person.Celebrating this time of lush renewal and nature abounding happens at the perfect point in the year (halfway through) when I feel the collective…

Blessed Yule

This is the spirit of Yule and one I treasure and value. I hope you all enjoy your holidays and have the brightest blessings for the New Year. Today I will be celebrating  Yule in a small ceremony this evening with friends and family as well as casting spells for…

All Hallows Eve

Rather then post another description of what fun we witches have on Samhain I thought I’d talk about my plans for the day (& night!) This has been an incredibly active casting month for me – I’ve been casting nearly every night for the entire month. I took a little…