As Pagans, we most normally connect with the Goddess as a lunar figure, embodying the Moon's watery, emotional energy. But, conversely, many pantheons view a connection between the Goddess and the Sun, as well. Stephanie Woodfield, author of Celtic Lore & Spellcraft of the Dark Goddess and the new Drawing Down the Sun, explains why connecting with the solar power of the divine feminine is so important.
Popular author and witch Deborah Blake is back with her new book, The Witch's Broom, which is full of broom lore, rituals, spells, crafts, and more (including illustrations by Mickie Mueller and anecdotes from familiar community voices). Here she discusses broom magic and her new book.
Prolific author Richard Webster has just written his fiftieth(!) book with Llewellyn, the new Body Language Quick & Easy. Discover what prompted him to write the book, and why such a seemingly easy practice can provide a lifetime of rewards.
Magickal rituals and traditions can become boring or staid when we practice them time and time again. Melanie Marquis, author of A Witch's Bag of Tricks and the new Witch's World of Magick, discusses how we can expand and enhance our magickal workings.
Pregnancy is a transformative journey, both physically and emotionally, but also spiritually. Here Shawn A. Tassone, MD and Kathryn M. Landherr, MD, authors of Spiritual Pregnancy, discuss the heroine's journey of pregnancy and how mothers can maximize the power of their transformation.
Our home's energy is a reflection of ourselves—mentally, physically, and spiritually. After all, home is where the heart is! Tisha Morris, author of Mind, Body, Home, discusses just how and why we can shift the energy in our selves and our lives by changing the energy of our home.
With as little as five or ten minutes a day, each of us—regardless of our age, health, or ability—can address specific health concerns and enrich our bodies and souls with exercises based on Chinese healing practices. Steven Cardoza, author of Chinese Healing Exercises, explains why these powerful exercises can be so full of impact.
Tales about about winged, human-like creatures, both in recent accounts and dating back as far as 17,000 years. What are these creatures? What is their purpose? Are they evil? Ken Gerhard, cryptozoologist and author of Encounters with Flying Humanoids, explains the history and the mystery surrounding these creatures.
Lunaea Weatherstone is the creator of the new Victorian Fairy Tarot. Why a tarot set in Victorian England, or that focuses on fairies? Here, Lunaea shares her vision for the deck and discusses how the Victorian fairies help us to not only connect to familiar archetypes on the Fool's journey but also to slow down and connect to the natural world around us.
Tess Whitehurst, author of the new Magical Fashionista (along with numerous other titles), describes just what a "magical fashionista" is and how dressing with care and magical intent can be life-changing.