She is a waxing gibbous.
The Wiccan Code of Conduct
Yes, there is a lot of freedom in our practice of Wicca. When I first found Wicca, I was so relieved to not find the set of Christian rules some of which were based on fears. However there are some basic codes of conduct in Wicca. We will start with the Wiccan Rede. This one… Continue reading The Wiccan Code of Conduct
Beautiful picture of a hawk.
Robe Making Made Simple
Right out of the gate: Why do many Wiccans wear robes? Some Wiccans prefer to do ritual nude or skyclad. However there are some Wiccans who, out of comfort prefer to be clothed. That is OK. Comfort is an important factor when doing ritual or magick. If one wants to wear clothing, nothing that binds… Continue reading Robe Making Made Simple
Rabbit in Winter
Moon Phases and Magick
How do the moon phases work? From the vantage point of Earth we see the near side of the moon caused by locked rotation. The only way we see the far side of the moon is when we send satellites to orbit the moon. The moon does not shine, but it reflects light. When the… Continue reading Moon Phases and Magick
The Moon – Waning Gibbous Shining Through the Clouds
Celebrating the Moon
Ah, the moon! It is our one natural satellite. About 4.5 billion years ago a body about the size of Mars collided with Earth, and the result of this collision was the formation of the moon. This is the most widely accepted scientific theory. If we did not have the moon, the Earth would be… Continue reading Celebrating the Moon
A ground hog for Imbolc. May you have a meaningful Imbolc!
The Ritual Bath: Readiness for Magick and Ritual
The ritual bath has several purposes and can be taken in a multitude of ways. Throughout the world and in history people have taken and continue to take spiritual baths which include everything from total immersion to a sprinkling of water from fingertips. Some are given, some are taken in groups and some are taken… Continue reading The Ritual Bath: Readiness for Magick and Ritual