Water Basics: An Exercise

Imagine it’s Autumn and dusk. The veil between worlds is thinning and there is a crispness to the air that gives you chills. You feel alive, even more-so because you’re surrounded by the dead. Spirits and shadow jumpers have taken the thinning veil as an opportunity to revisit this plane of existence. Flora and fauna…

Fools and Tricksters

Iconic tricksters are the trouble-makers. Certainly, when you think of a trickster, there is at least one deity that comes to mind. The god is probably a he and you can think of a handful of other gods and mortals that are or have been annoyed him. And yet, he is a god, and worthy…

Merry Meet & Kitchen Witch 101

A Kitchen Witch is someone who holds their sacred space in their kitchen…Without too much detail I would like to go into the basics that I found most helpful.

SWIA: Cloud Watching

Each label has a cloud, and because each person contains within them multiple labels, several clouds hover above us all.

SWIA: Travel Lightly

Our beautiful planet is dynamic. Every time we take a step we contribute to our planet’s transformation. Take a step into some mud and you can see the physical evidence of this in the imprint left behind you. Right now as Spring awakens, and the rains fall, it is easy to see the changes. When you…

A Ritual for February

“If you can’t love yourself, how in the hell you gonna love somebody else?”
~RuPaul Charles

Goth Magick

Do you ever stay up late to do a full or new moon ritual and feel safe and comfortable in the dark? Does the darkness of Night sing to your soul like the Sirens’ call to sailors? Does the Darkness empower you? Seduce you?

Three Magickal Ways to Protect

The best lightning rod for your protection is your own spine.  Ralph Waldo Emerson Protection. The very backbone of magick itself. Within the first step of your sacred path, you are taught to protect yourself from outside influences in order to remain unaffected in your craftwork. We have wards and shields from top to bottom…

SWIA: Finding Your Acti-vision

You’re a Witch. At some point, you have to decide whether you stay or leave the broom closet. If you choose to leave it you open the door to… what, exactly? What are you afraid of? Witches are given a unique opportunity to relate to other marginalized groups of people. As a Witch, you probably call the…

Merry Meet: Daemon

I am 29 years old. I would refer to myself as a Nocturnal Witch and Gpysy but my magick is beyond definition or labels. I have lived in Spokane all my life. I have been out as a gay male for 11 years. Coming out was traumatic but also a relief. I came out to…

Honoring the Lord

I believe in the Cosmos. All of us are linked to the cosmos. Look at the Sun, if there is no Sun, then we cannot exist. Nature is my God. To me, Nature is sacred. Trees are my temples, & forests are my cathedrals.  Mikhail Gorbachev   ! This is when things can get a…