Tag: Paganism

Does Skepticism Belong In Witchcraft?

A long-practicing witch told me she was an avowed skeptic. She went on to say she required tangible evidence before she believed in anything. How could this person be a skeptic? How do you produce such magick and still be such a skeptic. Does skepticism belong in Witchcraft?

Wolf – Oracle Card of the Day

Wolf – Oracle Card of the Day: Wild, intelligent spirit of the plains and forests, Wolf takes what he needs no more no less. He counsels you to do the same. Follow his confident, firm paw prints down uncharted tracks, listen attentively to your own inner voice as you walk, trust in the strength of

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Fool – Tarot Card of the Day

Fool – Tarot Card of the Day: Sometimes we just need to go for it and take a risk. Today is one of those days. Make the big leap, try the new thing, go on that grand adventure. We can’t live our lives waiting for things to happen, we have to make them happen. So,

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Seven of Swords – Tarot Card of the Day

Seven of Swords – Tarot Card of the Day: You’ve a big decision ahead of you today, one you’ve been putting off for quite a while. Others may offer you advice and criticism, thinking that you can’t handle this on your own. Trust yourself to make the right decisions. No one else can truly know

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Three of Swords – Tarot Card of the Day

Three of Swords – Tarot Card of the Day: No matter how hard you try you just can’t seem to get past the pain of betrayal. This pain has been lingering and festering for some time now. The Three of Swords reminds us that pain is a part of our growing process. It should not

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Crab – Oracle Card of the Day

Crab – Oracle Card of the Day: Crab moves to the rhythms of the Moon following her ebb and flow, rising and setting. The Crab counsels that you align your own life with nature and allow yourself to truly thrive. Crab also bids that you protect yourself from harm but counsels that with the courage

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Eight of Wands – Tarot Card of the Day

Eight of Wands Tarot Card

Eight of Wands – Tarot Card of the Day: If you have been patiently (or impatiently) waiting for some good news, today is the day. However, keep your eyes, ears and heart open and expect the unexpected. While the messenger itself may be unusual, the message they impart is just what you’ve been longing for.

Whale – Oracle Card of the Day

Whale Animal Oracle Card

Whale imparts the wisdom that rhythm, vibration, and frequency may heal both body and soul. Whale knows that in modern times humans rarely use their voices except to talk. Chant, sing, drum, make poetry and music that has the power to change. Take back your voice and grow stronger and lighter as its magic transform

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The Witches Garden: Part Two – Planting

Collage of planting a garden

Spring is finally here and in the California Central valley it is planting time. Part Two of our “The Witches Garden” series will discuss some of the ins and outs of planting our garden. From soil and amendments, to placing our seeds and tender plants into their pots and plots, let’s get our witches garden

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Eight of Pentacles – Tarot Card of the Day

Eight of pentacles - woman polishing a pentagram disc

Eight of Pentacles: Sometimes the pursuit of financial security leads us down a dark path. Wanting to provide for your family is good thing. Pursuing wealth to the point where you neglect your loved ones will have adverse and serious consequences. Set your priorities straight before you lose everything.