Imbolc, Disting, Thorrablot: the Pagan End to Winter

Imbolc (pronounced im-bowlk) is a Gaelic word meaning “in the belly,” and for many modern Pagans, Feb. 1 is one of four Greater Sabbats, or grand holy days, marking the seasons. Imbolc (also spelled Imbolg or Immolc) acknowledges the first stirrings of spring, the profound shift away from winter and the return of light and … Read more

Yule 2022: A Guide to the Long Night

WINTER SOLSTICE The Sun now approaches its lowest point on The Wheel. At Yule, even The Sun dies. But like many deities, Death is not The End, and after three days, a miracle takes place. This Quarter-Day festival season known by Pagans, Heathens, and Witches as Yule. But it is recognized by nearly every belief … Read more

Mabon/Fall Equinox Season Waning Moon in Cancer Lunar Week 36

The week is a doozy, but we have Protector Spirits all around us, watching over us, and shielding us. Take time with your sadness this week, and in what ever ways are safe for you, address your loss and sorrow. Helpers like the 5 of Cups, pomegranates, and myrrh are here to help us through … Read more

Oct Tarot Circle – The Tower – 10.12.22 – 6pm pst

This month’s Tarot Circle will be a deep dive into The Tower card, to get us ready for Samhain Season and the upcoming Mars Rx. This will be a lecture-style class, and hopefully I can wrangle myself to leave time at the end for Q&A. I’m aiming for 2 hours tops (I know, I know…). … Read more

Mabon/Fall Equinox Season Full Moon in Aries Lunar Week 35

The world is a little chaotic this week, so we need to do what we can to ground ourselves, sooth our souls, and care for our community. Choosing authenticity over keeping things cute is a power move but can also be taxing. Take time to listen to your inner wisdom (we have several Great Goddesses … Read more