Category Archives: Ancestors

Summoning the Spirits

I know of witches who whistle at different pitches, calling things that don’t have names. Helen Oyeyemi, White is for Witching Whistling is a common power attributed to the historical Witch, whether it be linked to the calling of spirits or … Continue reading

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Samhain

Samhain Also known as: Samhuin, Oidhche Shamhna, Halloween, Hallowmass, Third Harvest, Day of the Dead Pronounced: SOW-in, SAH-vin, or SOW-een Dates 31st October or 1st November (Northern Hemisphere) 30th April or 1st May (Southern Hemisphere) Season Autumn Zodiac Aspect 15 … Continue reading

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Hekate and Corvids

The corvid family contains a number of different birds but this post will will concentrate on the three most commonly associated with Hekate; the Raven, the Crow and the Magpie.  Raven On a spiritual level the Raven plays the role … Continue reading

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Venus de Willendorf

Don’t you love it when your favourite things get censored? Whether it is a favourite book being put on a banned list or book to movie adaptation gone wrong nothing bites more than our favourite thing being censored. Facebook was … Continue reading

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Tales of a Thrifty Witch

Spring is the season of the car boot and vintage fairs as all my local events kick off in the first week or so in April. The theory is that  the weather is getting warmer so trawling around so attendance … Continue reading

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Hunting for Wetiko Part 2

There is something stalking the land… no that’s far too small scale. There is something stalking this world. It is a dark yet intangible being which stalks the earth in search of sustenance and no matter how deeply it may … Continue reading

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Hekate and the Rose

“They” say that roses are associated with Hekate. I am not entirely sure who “they” are but they do say a lot and very rarely give a justification or explanation.  As with the association between Hekate and Heket (link) the … Continue reading

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