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PConVo 2017: The Witches of the West; Coast to Coast Tour

This year my February was a bit ambitious. Every year I make a point to attend and to present at PantheaCon, the nations's largest indoor Pagan event, held in San Jose, CA every President's Day weekend. This is enough on its own, but this year I also went to ConVocation in Detroit, which is the following [...]

By |March 3rd, 2017|Black Rose, ConVocation, Faery/Feri, PantheaCon, Witchcraft|0 Comments

Interview: All Acts of Love and Pleasure

Earlier this evening I had the pleasure of being interviewed about my new book, Betwixt and Between, by Michael Greywolf and Dr. Susan Harper. We chatted about the nature of Faeries, some practices of Faery witchcraft, and the use (or not!) of sex in traditional Craft initiations. All Acts of Love and Pleasure w/Storm Faerywolf [...]

By |February 16th, 2017|Books, Faery/Feri, Interview, Podcast, Witchcraft|Comments Off on Interview: All Acts of Love and Pleasure

We are Aradia

“Feeling like we need a real life Aradia right now.” “I guess we need to be Aradia for each other.” #WeAreAradia In folklorist Charles Godfrey Leland's 1899 work Aradia, or the Gospel of the Witches we are told the story of Aradia --daughter of Darkness and Light-- a female avatar who descends to earth in order [...]

By |January 25th, 2017|Deities, Politics, Witchcraft|Comments Off on We are Aradia

Interview: Candelo’s Corner

Last night I had the pleasure of being interviewed by Candelo Kimbisa and Michael Correll on Candelo's Corner, a fun weekly podcast on the Lucky Mojo Radio Network. I have known both of them casually through the witchcraft and hoodoo communities, and have always enjoyed their company, but this was my first time on their show. In [...]

By |January 18th, 2017|Books, Faery/Feri, Interview, Podcast, Witchcraft|Comments Off on Interview: Candelo’s Corner

The Curse of Witchcraft

"One hand to heal, one hand to hex. One heart, one mind to know what's best."    I've been thinking a lot about Aradia, lately. She has always been a potent figure of the personal empowerment of the witch, in my eyes, and features in the mythos of the Black Rose Witchcraft school; the daughter of the Witch [...]

By |November 30th, 2016|Black Rose, Deities, Politics, Witchcraft|Comments Off on The Curse of Witchcraft

Election Magic 2016 Pt. 2: The Real Work

So what now? For many of us it feels as if the very values of truth and decency have been trampled and we find ourselves bruised and bloodied, fearful for what the future may hold for us. But this is not the end of the world. It is a call to action. That action will [...]

By |November 9th, 2016|Politics, Uncategorized, Witchcraft|Comments Off on Election Magic 2016 Pt. 2: The Real Work

Election Magic 2016: Truth, Democracy, and Wonder Woman

Today marks Election Day in the US where we have the civic duty of choosing who will steer our country for the next four years. There has been so much in the way of orchestrated lies (a common occurrence in American politics, to be certain) that I wanted my spellwork to address that. While many [...]

By |November 8th, 2016|Politics, Witchcraft|1 Comment

Dedication announcement: David Salisbury

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 [...]

By |July 11th, 2016|Faery/Feri, Witchcraft|Comments Off on Dedication announcement: David Salisbury

Dedication announcement: Devin Hunter

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.

By |June 20th, 2016|Faery/Feri, Witchcraft|Comments Off on Dedication announcement: Devin Hunter

Betwixt & Between: The Cover Revealed!

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 [...]

By |April 28th, 2016|Books, Faery/Feri, Updates, Witchcraft|Comments Off on Betwixt & Between: The Cover Revealed!