Why I Left My First Coven

I did not ever think that a coven would appeal to me. I shied away from Wicca because of the rules of the faith and practice. I wanted to build and create my own way. Yet, when I was invited to join a small online coven, I was excited. The leader was knowledgeable and had…

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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…

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…

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…

Why I Don’t Hide My Spirituality

There is a lot of empowerment to be found in spiritual spaces. Learning to love yourself, claim your space, your power, build beautiful lasting relationships focused on lifting you through your darkest moments. But there is still fear. Working to better yourself creates an openness in you. Your emotions are heightened, your desire for connection…