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Date: 2010-07-26 By: Deborah Blake
We are all feeling the effects of a tough economy and having to make difficult choices about how we spend whatever money we still have. And this concern can affect our Witchy lives as well as our mundane one. Let’s face it—Witchcraft can cost you a lot of money if you’re not careful: ritual garb and velvet cloaks, athames and wands, crystals,
Date: 2007-04-16 By: Elysia Gallo
Are you getting Witchy Update for the first time? If so, you may have signed up at PantheaCon, and we thank you for your interest. If you've never heard of PantheaCon, it's a great Pagan festival held indoors in San Jose, California - yes, in February it can get a little chilly even in San Jose! But I love it because it doesn't require me to
Date: 2008-08-28 By: Elysia Gallo
Here we are, once again at the cusp of summer and fall, which means it’s time for my favorite Witchy Update issue—“Back to School”! This is where I like to remind everyone, year after year, just because some of us are no longer pursuing degrees or diplomas, it doesn’t mean we are done learning. Far from it! As Witches we are always looking to
Date: 2007-10-31 By: Elysia Gallo
As I told you last time, we have a TON of new fall books, so I had to find some way of categorizing them to make your browsing easier. Since Fall is the theme, I’m going to do a fruits of the harvest metaphor (or maybe it’s Thanksgiving). You’ll find easy links here to skip to the section that sounds most appetizing to you. First, you’ll get
Date: 2008-07-31 By: Elysia Gallo
Paganism is a beautiful blending of the inner world that we keep deep inside, and the outer world, nature in its glorious abundance. The closer a view we have of both our inner spiritual selves and of the natural world in which we live and function, the more awe-inspiring our spiritual path becomes. So in this article, I'd like to look at
Date: 2002-05-01 By: Freya Aswynn
When I got an email asking me to write an article for Llewellyn’s magazine, I really was stuck for a wee while. After all, this book, Northern Mysteries and Magick, is nearly 12 years old. It took me at least five years to write the first ...
Date: 2007-08-13 By: Gail Wood
Today is the new moon, a time when many--even witches-- say that magic and meditative activity should be forgone. Instead, bravely travel inward and find what the darkness is hiding from you. Revel in this harvest season and commune with the darkness.
Date: 2010-03-23 By: Llewellyn
Fire SignsFire sign folks can decide at a very early age that yes, they want to be a fire fighter or an EMT or a police officer—and then happily follow through. Those professions aside, there is nothing ignoble about fire sign folks having a variety of career interests and pursuits. Fire sign people, and those with heavy fire sign
Date: 2002-11-22 By: Charles P. L. Woodridge
Precis: The author, a coven leader, seeks ways to satisfy the needs of both his coven and coven members. After spending years always devising his own rituals and techniques, he discovers a very helpful resource. WORKING WITH A COVENBy ...
Date: 2011-05-25 By: Amy Herring
Most people are familiar with the concept of compatibility in astrology. "I’m an Aries, he’s a Cancer; are we a good match?" Person A’s astrological chart is then compared to Person B’s chart to determine how easy or difficult it will be to get along, understand each other, and have great sex. Then much giggling or moaning commences upon looking