Category Archives: History

Holidaying in the Lakes

Apologies for the interruption to normal service; they don’t call it Seldom Seen for nothing. The Tribe and I have been holidaying in the deepest darkest valleys of the Lake District and we have been out of touch both in … Continue reading

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The Things You Find

I like walking in nature, even if my body doesn’t and having two kids in tow makes it harder to appreciate the signs and sounds. One reason I enjoy these walks is the foraging; whether it is edibles, interesting rocks … Continue reading

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Rod and Cosmology

A few months ago I was challenged to look at a European pantheon outside of my comfort-zone of the Mediterranean cultures of Greece and Rome. I finally settled on the Slavic God’s, simply because it was a group of deities I … Continue reading

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Photo Inspiration – Red Fox

This week I am taking inspiration from a recently acquired fox skull, which I purchased through a friend recently. There is nothing more beautiful than the Red Fox. Increasingly a symbol of the urban wild; this small predator is at … Continue reading

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Is Deity Necessary? 

One issue that a lot of new Witches and pagans become very caught up in is which deity, or pantheon, they will align with. Whilst many will simply make a choice and run with it others spend a long time … Continue reading

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Hekate – From Crone-ing and Rebirth

This post was originally written and presented as a talk given to my local PF moot; The Ravens Rest in January 2017. Introduction Hekate is a goddess of many parts. To some, she is the Infernal Queen of the Underworld … Continue reading

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Four Thieves Vinegar

Sometimes it can take me some traction to get going but that process is not helped by my forgetting, and then losing blog posts! I promised over a year ago to blog about Four Thieves Vinegar, an absolutely fabulous vinegar infusion … Continue reading

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