Gatekeeping or Protecting The Mysteries

Gatekeeping or Protecting The Mysteries

Are we gatekeeping or safeguarding the mysteries?  This is something I ask myself and others constantly. If you haven’t heard of gatekeeping it means to keep secret spiritual philosophies, magical techniques, and power to oneself or an order so that others do not have...
Am I A Witch

Am I A Witch

I keep seeing these words on social media, “Am I a real witch?”  Yes you are. What is a real witch anyway? Robert Cochran, the British witch who is famous for bringing Traditional Witchcraft into the public eye in the 1960’s, once said, “If you call the spirits and...
The Hero’s Journey

The Hero’s Journey

The Hero’s Journey Each of us has a journey to take upon our path to magick and the spirits. For some, magick and shamanism is much more than entertainment or a path to magical spells and power. It is our life. It is who we are. I often say that I had no choice but to...
Honoring The Spirits of Place

Honoring The Spirits of Place

In modern paganism, we are taught to honor the gods and the ancestors in our spiritual practice. Over time we begin to forge a deep connection with our chosen gods. We learn their mythologies, energies, and stories. When we call them in our rituals and ceremonies they...