9 Winter Solstice Superstitions & What They Mean That Will Prepare You For Dec. 21 By ALLI HOFF KOSIK

  Hugh Pinney/Getty Images News/Getty Images I'm sure your top concern as we approach the upcoming winter solstice may be just how many more minutes of sun you're going to get during your commute each day, but the truth is that the event is steeped in history and tradition that goes far beyond our modern taste for … Continue reading 9 Winter Solstice Superstitions & What They Mean That Will Prepare You For Dec. 21 By ALLI HOFF KOSIK

The Witch’s Blade – Some Athame Basics By Bronwen Forbes

The athame – the tool that some say is the most important for any practicing Witch or Pagan, and the one most misunderstood by law enforcement and other non-Pagans. What is the athame? How do you pronounce “athame”? Should it be sharp? What’s the difference between an athame and a boline? Where can you get … Continue reading The Witch’s Blade – Some Athame Basics By Bronwen Forbes

Goddess Knowledge – Psyche

The story of Psyche tells of a mortal woman taken to a mysterious castle to be married to a fierce dragon. Her husband comes to her in the middle of the night, and she falls in love with him. Told she must never look upon his face, she disobeys this injunction and finds that her … Continue reading Goddess Knowledge – Psyche

Weekly Horoscopes November 3rd to 9th

Weekly Horoscope by Georgia Nicols All Signs This week many people will encounter power struggles with others. This is because fiery Mars is at odds with big daddy Pluto. The best way to use this energy is to change the world around you to better suit your needs and desires. However, what is more likely, … Continue reading Weekly Horoscopes November 3rd to 9th

Not Into Halloween? Here are 13 Rituals to Celebrate Samhain | Gaia

By: Gaia Staff Samhain is a time-honored tradition followed by witches, Wiccans, ancient druids and countless other modern pagans across the world, celebrated as October turns to November. Samhain is a festival of the Dead, meaning “Summer’s End,” and though you’re probably tempted to pronounce it “sam-hane,” it’s actually pronounced saah-win or saah-ween. What is … Continue reading Not Into Halloween? Here are 13 Rituals to Celebrate Samhain | Gaia

Fairies | Witchcraft – Pagan, Wiccan, Occult and M­­agic by Magic

FAIRIES The term fairy can be used to describe many types of magical creatures. Most people relate the word fairy to the more ethereal image, the classic fairy with wings and flowing hair. Fairies are human in appearance and they have magical powers, the origin of fairies is the point of much contention as no … Continue reading Fairies | Witchcraft – Pagan, Wiccan, Occult and M­­agic by Magic