In Memory of a Grand High Witch: Valerie Walker, aka Veedub (1938-2018) Today the Craft lost a great teacher. And I lost a great friend. I first became friends with Vee several years ago through our mutual involvement in Faery (Feri) tradition. She was the subject of a very heated email discussion which revolved [...]
"Black, the heart of purity, Black, the tender rose Hidden in obscurity The innocence that knows." * From the forthcoming, BlueRose Grimoire (working title) by Storm Faerywolf.
This is for the practitioner of the magical arts who has found themselves involved in an unscrupulous group or cult and —having formally left the group— still finds themselves in need of some magical assistance in further breaking the spiritual and magical bonds that may still bind them. In addition to performing any specific ritual [...]
UPDATE: It has come to light that that to which I was responding in the original post was a fiction created by a very depressed person who was looking for community. Having stumbled upon a faction of the Faery tradition that views public sharing to be anathema to their values (and who have been harassing [...]
In honor of 4/20, I present this poem I wrote back in 2003 for my book, The Stars Within the Earth. ★ Green Goddess New, you come, to sunlight’s kiss Your verdant pallor So strong in the hour Of eastern rise of fire’s gift O Gracious Goddess, drink it in! Strands of amber, gold, [...]
I got home late Sunday night from my trip to ConVocation in Detroit. This was my 2nd year (though in some ways it was like my first, since last year I was too sick to really enjoy myself properly.) It began with a long and tiring trip. The three of us had just finished PantheaCon, [...]
As a liberal I have seen that oftentimes my friends on the left are one of the biggest barriers to gaining ground. If it's not perfect, then they don't want it. It reminds me of the movie Philadelphia, starring Tom Hanks. It was a great mainstream movie that depicted a gay man dying from AIDS. [...]
I am so happy to announce that yesterday, with Chas and Devin assisting, I initiated David Salisbury into the Faery tradition of witchcraft. Welcome, David, to the inner circle of the Fae. IO EVOHE! Blessed be.
I am happy to report that --moments ago-- I assisted Chas in initiating our partner, Devin Hunter, into the inner circle fo the Faery tradition. IO EVOHE! Blessed be.
I recently had the pleasure of being interviewed by Mat Auryn of the Pagan Portal over at Patheos. We talked about Faery tradition, my use of the word 'warlock', my new book 'Betwixt and Between', and having compassion for evil. Check it out! The Warlock Ways of Storm Faerywolf, at Patheos Pagan