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Initiation announcement: Sphinx

Let it be known that yesterday, with Crow, Josh, and Zann assisting, I initiated Aaron "Sphinx" Capps into the inner circle of the Fae and he is now a fully consecrated Faery initiate and witch. [...]

Initiation announcement: Christopher Blackthorn

Let it be known that on this day, Wednesday, June 17th, 2015, by my hand and in the presence of the Old Ones, and with Chas, "Night Shade", Aurora, and Lynx assisting, I initiated Christopher [...]

Initiation announcement: Lynx

This is beginning to be a theme! But then again, who *doesn't* love a June wedding? Today, with "Night Shade", Chas, and Heather assisting, I had the honor of initiating Lynx into the inner circle [...]

Initiation announcement: Aurora Rose

I am so happy to announce that earlier today, by my hand and with Chas and Night Shade assisting, Heather King (Aurora Rose) was initiated into the inner circle of the Faery priesthood and she [...]

Custom sigil work

One of the apsects of my magical practice that I enjoy most is the art of making sigils and I am happy to now be offering this special service to the public. A sigil is [...]

The Pagan and St. Patrick’s Day: Why I Love This Holiday

I proudly celebrate St. Patrick's Day. It's a big part of the culture in which I was raised. Growing up in Dublin, CA, there was an identification with the Irish that fit my own family's [...]

Counting My Blessings: Post-Pantheacon Thoughts

I am sitting here contemplating the many blessings I received as a result of attending yet another PantheaCon. I have been attending for more years than I care to number, and while each of them [...]

Patriarchy is not about men.

Patriarchy is not about men. It's about boys. It's about those who are stunted and who cling to a wicked lie that some people are more equal than others. Real men do not need to [...]

Think Outside the Cult

So, according to the Facebook Page for the Florida Pagan Gathering, they have dis-invited the Pagan pedophile-apoligists, Gavin & Yvonne Frost. The reason they did so, however, is not because they experienced a sudden bout [...]

Magic is real! (But don’t you dare believe in it.)

Witches and warlocks are a diverse bunch. We like to study arcane magical practices, talk to spirits, and cast spells and none of us will bat an eyelash. But it seems that once someone decides [...]

Poem: The Divine Twins

  THE DIVINE TWINS By the starry light above, behold the soaring azure dove. By the darkness far beneath, the scarlet serpent bears his teeth. As each do turn to spy the other brother, enemy, [...]

New Orleans Witches’ Ball 2013

I was honored to have been asked to lead the ritual at this year's New Orleans Witches Ball. The event itself was fabulous... the costumes... the music... the food.. the dancing... the puppet show... everything [...]

A poem for Beltane…

Beltane As the sun grows hot and bright And the year-wheel slowly turns. The veil thins on Beltane night. And passion’s fire brightly burns. Arise in lust and join the dance ‘round the maypole one [...]

A Feri-Centered Review of Children of Cain

'Children of Cain: A Study of Modern Traditional Witches' by Michael Howard ©2011 Xoanon Limited Three Hands Press ‘Children of Cain’ is an important book within the traditional witchcraft revival and one that is likely [...]

New Art!

I have been working on handouts for my BlueRose F(a)eri(e) classes and finally got around to making a couple new pieces of art. My Mari is almost finished, but right now I am happy to [...]

Holding the Center: Privilege, Pain, and Pantheacon

So many have been made aware in the past few days of the actions and controversies present at Pantheacon this year centering around gender exclusion and derogatory speech. For those who are not, I point [...]

F(a)eri(e) Goddesses of the Primal Elements (5/5)

And now I am pleased to unveil the final installment of my F(a)eri(e) Goddesses of the Primal Elements series: Sugma'ad, The Well of Stars: Sugma'ad, The Well of Stars ©2011 Storm Faerywolf The Goddesses of the Primal [...]

F(a)eri(e) Goddesses of the Primal Elements (4/5)

All hail Verr-Avna, Goddess of the Primal Earth in the North!   "Verr-Avna, The Deep Well of Space" ©2011 Storm Faerywolf The Goddesses of the Primal Elements are unique Underworld forces that serve as an [...]

F(a)eri(e) Goddesses of the Elements (3/5)

This is a day later than I had originally intended, but here is my latest piece, "Heva Leviathan Tiamat, The Well of the Watery Abyss" "Heva Leviathan Tiamat, The Well of the Watery Abyss" ©2011 Storm Faerywolf [...]

Many threads within the Cord

Owning a magical and spiritual supply store has been my dream since I was a little boy. I remember always being fascinated with magic and the occult, and told my mother when I was 2 [...]

F(a)eri(e) Goddesses of the Primal Elements (2/5)

  This week I am happy to unveil the 2nd installment of my Goddesses series. Hail, Tana! In Feri, Tana is the Goddess of Fire. From the Underworld she rises into the Middleworld in [...]

New Art!

I am pleased to have returned to working on my art. (Running a store certainly does take one's free-time away...) For the next five weeks I will be unveiling a new piece in the series, [...]

Interviewed by Witches of Salem…

For those who are interested, this past Wednesday night I gave an interview about Feri tradition, secrecy in the Craft, and the use and politics of the word 'warlock' to the hilarious Christian Day for [...]

Rapture of the Star Goddess Ritual: Song, “I Am”

Some asked for the lyrics to the song I wrote for the Rapture of the Star Goddess ritual, performed at Pantheacon this past Sunday, and so I present them below. It was an exhilarating (and terrifying!) [...]

My Response

My apologies to those who are overloaded with Feri drama. If this is you, please feel free to skip this link. I find myself needing to post a rebuttal to some serious allegations that were [...]