• Making a Maven,  Uncategorized

    Discovering Path & Practice

    Humans like to categorize things. We like to check off boxes, fit things together in our attempt to make sense of the world. We break things down in an attempt to provide context in every aspect of our lives.  Ambiguity is not our friend. Ambiguity causes chaos. Even our craft and spirituality have been broken down to help ease this…

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    Witches of Modern History

    To many, witchcraft is a silly fantasy passed down through old wives’ tales and something that should be put to rest thanks to our technological society. But even as our technology has grown, the ritual and practice of craft has followed along. It may have changed as our knowledge and technology grew, but it has still found its place among…

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    History of Witchcraft

    The following is a very brief summation of the transition from our dependence on healers in our communities to the forced removal of these individuals through religious and legal means. Often seen as the beginning of the war on women and clear rise of patriarchal society, the history of healers and witches has been studied deeply. I am not a…