Tag Archives: faery

L is for Litha

It’s a Friday so that means PBP and we are on the letter L.   Litha is the Wiccan holiday celebrated at Midsummer.  I’m taking a course on the core theology behind Wicca this year so this is something I’ve … Continue reading

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Merry May! Beltane

Beltane is my second favorite Pagan “holy day.”  One of the things I love most about Beltane is the time of year:  springtime and autumn energize me. The warm languid air feels delicious on my skin.  Flowers blooming, getting the … Continue reading

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Snow-White, Rose-Red, Briar Rose and Kissing Toads: what we learn from Fairy Tales

Week 11 PBP: First “F” post.  F is for Fairy Tales. Fairy tales, fairy stories, faery tales… whatever you want to call them I grew up thinking everyone was well acquainted with these stories.  Yes, I was one of those … Continue reading

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The Cry of the Mandrake and Other Baneful Herbs

Post for week 4 in Pagan Blog Project: B II: Baneful Herbs In modern witchcraft, “baneful herbs” are herbs traditionally associated with ill will and are often very toxic. These are poisons that should not be handled by anyone who … Continue reading

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