My author proof came today! (Well... the digital PDF version, anyway; the paper version is en route.) I'm so excited to be watching these little milestones as the book moves through the stages of manifestation. This book has been a labor of love. I have taken the material that I was taught in my several years [...]
I am very pleased to announce that yesterday, in the presence of the Old Ones, I passed the Taibhsearachd to my student, David Salisbury. He is now a formal Dedicant of the BlueRose lineage of the Faery tradition, as well as my apprentice. Congratulations, David! I know we can all expect good things from you. I am [...]
Though I have always loved the term, I did not always use the word "warlock" to describe myself. While an outdated etymon persists in dominating the conversation about the viability of that terms’ use in modern parlance, it was not until I came to the Faery/Faerie/Feri tradition that I realized the full extent of its [...]
I am pleased to announce that tonight I assisted my husband Chas Bogan in passing the Taibhsearachd to our partner, Devin Hunter, and he is now a fully empowered Faery sorcerer, and formal Dedicant of BlueRose. Congratulations, Devin! It's been a long time coming.
It's finally here! The cover for my upcoming book, Betwixt & Between: Exploring the Faery Tradition of Witchcraft! Cover art by the talented Kevin R. Brown, the book will be released in January 2017 by Llewellyn Worldwide. As we get closer to the release date I will be offering some special incentives for pre-orders which will include [...]
I am pleased to announce that on this day, Wednesday, April 13th, 2016, by my hand and in the presence of the Old Ones, with Chas, Aurora, and Lynx assisting, I initiated Shelley "Circe" Griswold into the inner Mysteries of the Faery priesthood. Welcome, sister, to the inner circle of our Holy Faith and Art. IO Evohe! [...]
It's official! I'm pleased to be able to share with you all the beginnings of the manifestations of one of my long-term goals. I have wanted to publish a book about my take on Faery tradition for many years and that is finally about to happen. I am happy to announce that I have signed with [...]
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. Congratulations, Sphinx! You are a talented witch and priest and I am happy to have brought you in to the [...]
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 Blackthorn into the inner Mysteries of the Faery priesthood and he is now a fully consecrated Faery witch and priest. Welcome, [...]
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 of the Faery, and she is now a fully consecrated witch and priest in the BlueRose line. Congratulations, Jo!