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A Candle Craft for Beltane

Beltane, Beltane, Flowers Bloom Chase away the Winter’s Gloom Weave Bright Fabric on the Loom Stir the Cauldron ~ Banish Doom Sacred Hawthorn used this Night Feed the Fires ~ Start the Rite Open up the Veil so Thin Reap the Wisdom from Within…

Liminality

This is our holy place As it was for those who came before A threshold between both Sky and Land Liminal A threshold between Land and Sea And between Life and Death This is our sacred place              …

Amulets, Talismans, and Charms, Oh My!

To save her from the serpent’s little eye    I set a stone of blue Chalcedony      Within a cunning loop–so it shall be       Aware and mindful when her lashes lie       Untaught of danger nigh. To keep…

Juniper Shortbread Crescent Moons

I have succeeded in getting this post finished just in time for the waning crescent moon.  I should preface this recipe with the fact that I am not a roll out cookie girl.  I am more of a drop from a spoon girl, so…

Spirits of the Land

This land is my home where the naked mountains caress the sky and the veins of hills run to the sea. This land is my home where I’ll live alone until my hair grows white and my bones grow old then I’ll hang my…

The Cimaruta Charm

Keep the downy dittany and storms will bring you calm, Fill a vervain pillow for a thought-grieved head; Cherish balm whene’er you can, there’s none too much of balm, And never stop for rosemary, ’twill follow where you tread. Taste the scarlet love-apple, if…

The Magic of Tidying Up

Sweep, sweep, sweep the ground. All negativity shall be bound. I banish all that is profane. Only positive shall remain.   My mother, the queen of clean, could compete with Martha Stewart herself in keeping a tidy home.  I think she would agree that…