2 Days in the Life of an Empath

Please note that these days do not run consecutively. Day 1 Morning is often a time when people absorb news, they may read the paper or if they are not quite that antiquated they watch the news, listen to the news on the radio, check the news online or get their ‘news’ from social media. […]

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Mercury Retrograde. Retrograde Me.

Yes goodbye and good riddance Mercury Retrograde. I will admit I am no astronomer or astrologer and I only know about the Mercury Retrograde from my clever friends on Instagram (thank you all, once again by the way). Had I not been informed of this astronomic phenomenon however, I would have not understood the odd […]

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Re-remembering

Since re-embarking on my spiritual quest, my destiny as a witch (or whatever I am calling it today) I have had a few moments when I re-remember things that I knew a long time ago, or did a long time ago perhaps even without knowing why and seeing things that I have always taken for […]

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Wands and White Springs

I wasn’t sure I needed a wand but I had read the section on wands in Judika Illes The Element Encyclopedia of 5000 Spells with an interested and open mind (yes I have talked about this fantastic book before and will again I’m sure…I really love it!). I read about the different types of wands, buying […]

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Green Witchery

To my mind being a witch and doing everything I can to help and protect planet Earth;  giving mumma nature as much help and protection as I can go hand in hand. Although I do not call myself a ‘Green Witch’; I am more eclectic. I do feel a strong affinity with nature. I talk […]

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I am a Cackling Witch

Some stereotypes of witches I really can’t get on board with; green skin, warty noses, being generally evil in nature. Yes those stereotypes as well as being annoying and/or offensive are quite probably a deliberate attempt to both put women off accessing their power through witchcraft and to demonise those that do. However, the cackling […]

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Obligatory Imbolc Post

As a re-awakening witch some aspects of the craft are totally new to me. Imbolc is one of them so I freely admit I have been feeling a little lost and inferior as my new community of friends and fellow witches on social media share Imbolc greetings and show their wonderful altars, ritual baths, mojo […]

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Visiting the Goddess

I am lucky, I live close to a magical place and can visit often. You may have heard of it, you may not, it is the West Kennet Long Barrow. It’s name smacks of modernity and is in my opinion a bit of a misnomer. A barrow to me says burial place, tomb or tumuli. […]

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I am my own Sacred Space…nearly

At least, I want to be. So for me the first step on my witchy journey,  before I start thinking about Altars, Spells and Tarot is to turn myself into my own sacred space. This for me means connection, strength, purity, physical and mental wellbeing so it requires me giving up a few things and […]

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