"Anyone who wants to rename her- or himself has grand lists to choose from. Whether you're renaming yourself, naming your children or the furry folks who live with you, your coven or circle, or even the characters in stories you write, this book is your best resource. ...If you don't find your best new magical name is this book, it's not likely you'll find it anywhere else." --Barbara Ardinger, author
"...Author Phoenix McFarland has given readers so much more than the average 'baby name' books ever do....The amount of information she gathered is phenomenal, but then she went further and presented that information in a way to make it accesible and engaging. No one should be without this utterly fascinating, highly informative, user-friendly book." --Midwest Book Review
"This book isn't just for Pagans. It's for anyone who needs help naming a child, a pet, or even a club or religious group and wants to look beyond the more common English names. If you are having trouble finding the perfect name, this book can probably help you--and entertain you as it does." --The Cauldron, www.ecauldron.com
In Irish tradition, there is a wonderful story of bile, the ancient tree. It grows by the side of a sacred well, and acorns, nuts, and apples spring from its branches.
How wonderful it would be to live in the world of folk-tradition: a magical place where the world is joined-up, the sacred is apparent in the everyday world, and every living thing... read this article