Deities

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|0 Comments

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

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, and lover And each to arms now leap and soar To meet on earth in bitter war. By talon, fang, [...]

By |December 4th, 2013|Deities, Faery/Feri, Invocations, Poetry, Queer Spirit, Witchcraft|Comments Off on Poem: The Divine Twins

Poem: The Story of Melek Ta’us

The Story of Melek Ta'us 7/22/2010 a poem

By |October 11th, 2010|Deities, Faery/Feri, Invocations, Poetry, Witchcraft|7 Comments