Articles/Essays From Pagans
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September 29th. 2013
September 22nd. 2013
September 15th. 2013
- Death of a Friendship within the Craft - Lady Abigail [Witchvox Sponsor]
Sadly this is something we all have to deal with at one time or another in our lives. In the mundane world, it seems to be an everyday accordance. Someone says or does something and, for whatever seemingly childish reason, a frien ... Posted: September 22nd. 2013 Views: 4,266 - [ Full Article ]
- The Five-way Road: A Pagan Pilgrimage, Part 1 (The Center) - C.F. Cooper
For us nature-oriented Pagans, our Goddess is real, tangible, all around us in physical form all the time. But to get a more global perspective on Her, I undertook a special five-part Pagan pilgrimage. My travels have led me to… ... Posted: September 22nd. 2013 Views: 2,150 - [ Full Article ]
September 8th. 2013
- Some Pagan Prayers - Iain Quicksilver
Morning Greeting to Mother Sun: Hail to you, Mother Grainne, Lady of light and life.Thank you for the gift of this day.Please fortify my heart, Illumine my mind, And keep my feet on the Sunward P ... Posted: September 15th. 2013 Views: 3,656 - [ Full Article ]
- Lunar Insight Moon Musings: Bramble and Cerridwen - Mary Anna Abuzahra [Witchvox Sponsor]
September 5 through October 4, 2013 New moon: 13VIRGO04September seems to creep in – school semesters begin, weather changes, gardening activities mellow, rather than more sweat – sweat-ers appear!...the ... Posted: September 15th. 2013 Views: 2,262 - [ Full Article ]
- The Holocaust Survivor (Part II) - The Redneck Pagan
One day, they were captured…They were taken to a shed and the survivor remembered there being more and more people coming into the shed. The shed smelled bad. One day, all of the people in the shed left and walked into a f ... Posted: September 15th. 2013 Views: 2,196 - [ Full Article ]
September 1st. 2013
- The Druidic Concept of Nwyfre - Sencha
The Druidic concept of the ‘life force’ has been embodied in the word ‘nwyfre.’ The word nwyfre is a Middle Welsh word meaning ‘sky’ or ‘vigor.’ It was usually used to refer to a windy sky. Iolo Morganwg popularized its use as a ‘ ... Posted: September 8th. 2013 Views: 3,620 - [ Full Article ]
- Introduction to the Five-way Road: A Pagan Pilgrimage - C.F. Cooper
What if you could meet your deity in the flesh, face to face?For a Christian, Muslim, or Jew, this is a startling prospect, conjuring visions of messiahs, burning bushes, and general shock and awe. But for us Pagans whose ... Posted: September 8th. 2013 Views: 2,987 - [ Full Article ]
- The Holocaust Survivor (Part 1) - The Redneck Pagan
As some of you may know, I work with youth. I work in a youth organization that has kids from the ages of 12-19, and we currently have about 60 in our program. Part of the mandate of our program is to teach Leadership, care for th ... Posted: September 8th. 2013 Views: 2,130 - [ Full Article ]
- Giving and Helping - Stewart Bitkoff
Why is it important to give to others? Some religions request a percent of your wage as regular donation.The universe as we know it could not exist without giving. Giving is natural and is another aspect of the Divine. Jus ... Posted: September 8th. 2013 Views: 1,898 - [ Full Article ]
August 25th. 2013
- How Spells Work - Elavera Magickal Vibe
A lot of people can tell you what a spell is. Each one knows the basics of spell casting but this article is not addressing that. Nope, this article is about the most powerful tool needed to cast a spell. What is that, you ask? We ... Posted: September 1st. 2013 Views: 3,478 - [ Full Article ]
- Use a Flyswatter for a Fly: More on the Dark Arts - Deborah Castellano
I thought that I had said everything I needed to say about curse work, and then I talk to people who’ve read my blog and my WitchVox article, "Your Moral Compass: Cursework for College". This includes my husband…We are ree ... Posted: September 1st. 2013 Views: 3,414 - [ Full Article ]
- Candle Magic - Chirotus Infinitum [Witchvox Sponsor]
Popular images of magic and witchcraft often depict robed figures in the dark, illuminated by candlelight. Dark rituals lit by black candles are common in the public's imagination. New Age shops sell candles to devotees of all rel ... Posted: September 1st. 2013 Views: 3,066 - [ Full Article ]
- Is It Really 'Energy'? - Taylor Ellwood [Witchvox Sponsor]
The word energy is ambiguous, used as a cover word to describe a set of experiences and sensations, which may not actually be energetic at all. It's a convenient word used to conceptualize those experiences, but at the same time i ... Posted: September 1st. 2013 Views: 2,379 - [ Full Article ]
August 18th. 2013
- Mother Nature’s Way: Forging a Distinctly American Path - Raine Webster
I have a few different friends who are American-born, but are of mostly Irish descent. They are proud of their Irish heritage and identify easily with the Celtic Path. They worship Celtic deities and observe Celtic holidays. While ... Posted: August 25th. 2013 Views: 3,394 - [ Full Article ]
- Unconditional Love: The Paradox of Perfect Love - Katharina Moonchild
Unconditional love, perfect love, is something we often speak of and desire. Yet with unconditional love comes, funny enough, certain conditions: Vulnerability and trust, and unconditional acceptance. Yet many of us have a hard ti ... Posted: August 25th. 2013 Views: 2,251 - [ Full Article ]
- Earth to Soul/Sole - Lara
I am a person prone to emotional upheaval. I joke about the stereotypes, of being a woman and a young person with hormones abounding, sometimes using these as excuses (to myself and others) , but I have learned that the truth goes ... Posted: August 25th. 2013 Views: 2,071 - [ Full Article ]
August 11th. 2013
- How Not to Fall in the Bunny Trap - Lazulimaya
Being a teen is exciting enough, with all the new responsibilities and freedoms your parents offer. There is however, one more thing that can enrich your life by the tenfold, and that is finding your own spirituality. Although it ... Posted: August 18th. 2013 Views: 3,126 - [ Full Article ]
- Why Are You Like That? Thoughts on Hoodoo and Appropriation - Deborah Castellano
I have an easier time connecting with Southern-American folk tradition over some other traditions, I find. I started wondering why that is, especially since I’m from the Northern part of the U.S. and not the South among other reas ... Posted: August 18th. 2013 Views: 2,977 - [ Full Article ]
- Finding the Right Coven - Rowan of Oakmist [Witchvox Sponsor]
A coven is a group of people who join together to practice the Craft. They make a covenant to follow certain agreed-upon paths. Traditionally, a coven has thirteen members, but covens often function with any number of peop ... Posted: August 18th. 2013 Views: 2,829 - [ Full Article ]
- The Knowledge Found in Silence - Wog
Have you taken a walk alone in a forest, or through a meadow, or along the seashore and come away feeling refreshed and rejuvenated? Have you been so excited about the healing effects of that walk that you invited a loved one with ... Posted: August 18th. 2013 Views: 2,697 - [ Full Article ]
- Moon Musings, Planetary Preponderances, Hazelnuts and Magick Wands - Mary Anna Abuzahra [Witchvox Sponsor]
The Sabian Symbol for the New Moon Degree-15 Leo“A Human Soul Seeking Opportunities for Outward Manifestation”This symbol makes so much sense for this time of year – we are seeing our gardens flourishing, an outward ma ... Posted: August 18th. 2013 Views: 2,287 - [ Full Article ]
- “I Survived a Weekend with Galina Krasskova” - Rev. Beatriz Prat [Witchvox Sponsor]
I personally have been in the Pagan Community in South Florida for over 23 years now. I was a member of three Wiccan covens, the last two of them I contributed not only as a covener but I taught and led. I learned a lot about what ... Posted: August 11th. 2013 Views: 4,302 - [ Full Article ]
- The Charges of the Goddess and God with Commentary - Rev. Donna E. Mulvey
“Listen to the words of the Great Mother, who of old was called Isis, Astarte, Diana, Aphrodite, Cerridwen, and by many other names.. ”The Charge of the Goddess and Commentary The Great Mother was called by ... Posted: August 11th. 2013 Views: 2,429 - [ Full Article ]
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