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February 20th. 2011
February 13th. 2011
February 6th. 2011
- The Pentagram - Disciple of Oghma
The pentagram is the shape of a five-pointed star drawn with five straight strokes. Forming an inverted pentagon crowned by five acute triangles with an internal angle of 36 degrees. Pentagrams were used symbolically in ancient Gr ... Posted: February 13th. 2011 Views: 3,243 - [ Full Article ]
- Gender Roles: Prejudice or Power - Verda Smedley
I have been asked by a number of people to work up a piece that addresses how the principles of the Mesolithic Goddess world apply to 21st century women. I could do that. But is it really a good idea? An essay like that suggests t ... Posted: February 13th. 2011 Views: 2,791 - [ Full Article ]
- Intellectualism, Conformity, and Evolution - Mountainchick
Last night I sat going over my plan for writing my essay-turned-book on Þórr with my husband, planning in what direction my research and notes are going to go in and pondering, among other things, the enormity of the task. After a ... Posted: February 13th. 2011 Views: 2,767 - [ Full Article ]
- Everyday Spirituality: Life as Prayer - Stewart Bitkoff
We are participating in an explosion of new age teaching, interest in eastern religion, and a general curiosity about the usefulness of everyday spiritual practice. When you turn on the television, it seems just about every talk s ... Posted: February 13th. 2011 Views: 2,594 - [ Full Article ]
- We the Weavers: Beads of Life - Sage Runepaw
My necklace has been through several incarnations. It has been created 4.10.2009; it has broken four times since its creation, each time different.I wore my focal point, the pentacle pendant of amethyst and silver on a sim ... Posted: February 13th. 2011 Views: 2,544 - [ Full Article ]
January 30th. 2011
- Walking The Path As A Public Witch - Medea
I am a ‘public Witch’. The phrase means different things to different people but generally it means I am one who has come ‘out of the broom closet’. That has come to mean different things to me as the years have gone by.I ... Posted: February 6th. 2011 Views: 4,093 - [ Full Article ]
- A Scientific Approach to a Citrine Crystal Skull - Julian Greene [Witchvox Sponsor]
I recently had a new experience at The Blue-Eyed Witch Metaphysical Shop in Tombstone, Arizona. I was introduced to Elektra, a Brazilian citrine skull, and got to spend some time with her. I am a "have-to-understand-it, " " ... Posted: February 6th. 2011 Views: 3,308 - [ Full Article ]
- Beyond Witchcraft 101 - Willow Moon
So you have attended some community classes. Some were good, and some... well, let's just say they were part of the learning experience. So what now? What do you do? And where do you go? This is a good question, and before you don ... Posted: February 6th. 2011 Views: 3,290 - [ Full Article ]
- Looking for Lilith - Spirit Walk Ministry
Myths and legends are funny things. They are usually born out of chronicles about actual people or events, but by the time the tales have morphed and entered into the realm of folklore they have often transformed into narratives t ... Posted: February 6th. 2011 Views: 2,984 - [ Full Article ]
- The Dream of Pagan Unity and Why It's So Hard to Achieve - Morgan
I've been thinking a lot lately about ecumenism among Pagan groups; maybe its the recent flurry of Pagan Pride Day planning, maybe its the common refrain that so many people love to sing about wanting the community to all get alon ... Posted: February 6th. 2011 Views: 2,936 - [ Full Article ]
- Finding A Path - Stewart Bitkoff
Each person’s journey is both individual and on an inner level collective, meaning that the sequence of learning experience varies according to the person, the time and their higher (not emotional) needs. This sequence is establis ... Posted: February 6th. 2011 Views: 2,854 - [ Full Article ]
- When We Might Have Had It Right - Verda Smedley
Was there a time in our history when we 'might have had it right'? That was the question I asked myself more than forty years ago. My life-long quest rolled through tens of thousands of years of history and like all trails the pat ... Posted: February 6th. 2011 Views: 2,707 - [ Full Article ]
January 23rd. 2011
- Hearth Witch Lesson: Magically Cleansing Your Home - Deborah Castellano
Before we get started on this lesson, it's true confession time. When I am on my A game I am almost as good at cleaning my house as my mother is. Almost, if you're not wearing your glasses and you squint a little. When I am ... Posted: January 30th. 2011 Views: 5,260 - [ Full Article ]
- The Raven, The Horse and The Goddess - Sorita d'Este [Witchvox Sponsor]
“I knew by the voice of the raven, each morning since you journeyed from me, that your downfall was true and certain.” -- The Lay of the Wife of Meargach, Ossianic Society 4:173.In the British Isles, the Raven is pr ... Posted: January 30th. 2011 Views: 3,988 - [ Full Article ]
- Tree Magic - Crick [Witchvox Sponsor]
It is a cold and blustery morning as I head out to an ancient forest draping itself about the peaks of a tired old mountain. Meandering along the foot of this local mountain is a frozen creek, its banks glistening with early morni ... Posted: January 30th. 2011 Views: 2,798 - [ Full Article ]
- Wake Up Exposure - Ceru
Recently I’ve been focusing on what message I may have to share with the community. Indecision isn’t very healthy for me so I’ve decided to simply start somewhere. I’ll begin with how my path found me.I’ve often felt as th ... Posted: January 30th. 2011 Views: 2,587 - [ Full Article ]
- The Spiritual Disposition of Tools - Verda Smedley
Some of you know by now that ethno botany is the love of my life. I am convinced that without a working knowledge of plants and the ecosystems in which they flourish our ritual practices that include everything shamanic lack the p ... Posted: January 30th. 2011 Views: 2,487 - [ Full Article ]
January 16th. 2011
- I Am A Witch! Hear Me Roar! - Moonlight Feline
I remember when I was a little girl; I used to ask my mother why we never went to church like other families. My mother used to come up with various excuse, and I kept asking anyway.Later in life I became friends with the litt ... Posted: January 23rd. 2011 Views: 3,729 - [ Full Article ]
- Forget the Fortune Cookies: Dig In To Divination - Jay DeForest
Unfortunately, there are those who define divination as “discovering occult knowledge or seeing the future through supernatural powers”… And others who see a person who practices divination as some sort of walking fortune cookie w ... Posted: January 23rd. 2011 Views: 2,370 - [ Full Article ]
- In The Kitchen With My Guardian Angel - Lady Wolfwind
The thing that I remember most about Mom is her cooking. She cooked all day, every day. The house was always full of the most wonderful smells. I never paid much attention to how she cooked and I was too young for her to teach me. ... Posted: January 23rd. 2011 Views: 2,195 - [ Full Article ]
- Reluctant To Be A Witch? - Liam Cavanagh
Yes, you read that right. You’re probably wondering why anyone would be reluctant to be a Witch. You possibly may have not put yourself in that category before. You’re a Witch? Of course! How reluctant are you? This is not ... Posted: January 16th. 2011 Views: 5,542 - [ Full Article ]
- I'm... Complicated - Lori Dake
Many times, I will post a comment somewhere on ‘Teh Interwebz’ or state something at a social gathering that goes against the grain. Because of my unconventional views, I am either automatically dismissed for being ________, witho ... Posted: January 16th. 2011 Views: 3,261 - [ Full Article ]
- Colours of Magic, Racism, and Reclaiming Traditional Balance - Treasach [Witchvox Sponsor]
I believe Wicca has done the world a great disservice in the modern ‘labeling’ of magic. Not that magic types shouldn't be labeled. It's very helpful to categorize when one is looking for reference material in a library for exampl ... Posted: January 16th. 2011 Views: 3,011 - [ Full Article ]
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