Happy Halloween (Samhain)

Today is the Wiccan holiday of Samhain (Halloween) midway between the autumn equinox (Mabon) and winter solstice (Yule). For Celts Samhain was a time of communion with the spirits of the dead, which are free, like the wild autumnal winds, free to roam the earth. Today, I will take my crystals into the sun forContinue reading “Happy Halloween (Samhain)”

Yule

By Mari Silva. 2022. 104 pages The ultimate to winter solstice and how it is celebrated in Wicca, Druidry, Christianity, and Paganism. Discusses similarities and differences between Christmas and Tule, yuletide symbols, lore and deities, Yule crafts and decorations, setting up a Yule altar, recipes for a Yule feast, Yule activites, customs, rituals, ceremonies spellsContinue reading “Yule”

Wild withcraft

By Rebecca brayer. 2022. Simon elements ***** Excellent This informative book deals with folk medicine practiced by inhabitants of Appalachia and other regions in the United States. Includes history of folk healing in the US, starting and maintaining an herb garden for medical and healing herbs, foraging, spells, rituals and the wheel of the year.Continue reading “Wild withcraft”