Ashtoreth's Mirror (aka Notes from the Underground): My Dreamwidth account.
The Witch watches as panic overtakes the bathers in the sacred pool. The sudden, unexpected, appearance of the fourth head in the recently empty niche is the cause of this panic. As the Witch stares into the serene face of the head, three golden balls appear in front of the it. The Witch remains calm and tries to advise calm to the others, for the chaos threatens to wake the Guardian of…Continue
This is the second week for the letter 'B' in the Pagan Blog Project. To be honest, I wasn't going to do a post for this week1.
Then, a friend posted a question about there being no outcry over the soon-to-be-released flick2 Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters. Yes, he raised valid points about the validity of witchcraft as a lifestyle and Wicca as a Federally protected religion3, and the…Continue
There are two schools of magical thought on banishing: that is it necessary and that it is not necessary1. I belong to the school of thought that it is a necessary foundation practice of witchcraft (and/or other occult work). Does this mean that I walk around doing banishings half a…Continue
“Witchcraft is a poetic reality - born from the dragonflies that took shape in the sparks of the first blacksmiths hammer – as He forged Beauty in the cave of Wisdom. “
- Frisvold & Ristic: The Nocturnal Gospel (tbp)
The night after I wrote my post on alchemy and the importance of writing our own alchemical myths, I had a fantastic dream. It was a very…Continue