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 by one And as the cup is pierced by lance The holy union has begun. [...]

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 to be cited for years to come. In this work author Michael Howard presents a [...]

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 unveil: Black Ana of the Forbidden Mysteries. What we have come to know as Ana [...]

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 you here, here, here, and here for some different points of view. Because I see [...]

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 Elements are unique Underworld forces that serve as an energetic blueprint for the physical elements [...]

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 energetic blueprint for the physical elements that we know of in the Middleworld. This strange [...]

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 In the Feri tradition, the Goddess of Water is Heva Leviathian Tiamat. She is the primal [...]

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 years old that when I grew up I was going to be a witch. So [...]

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 the form of plasma; matter gleaming with chaos and possibility. Her power transforms us, invigorates [...]

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, F(a)eri(e) Goddesses of the Primal Elements. This first week: Arida, The Well of the Rising Sun.

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 his podcast Hex Education. Check it out if you are so inclined. http://www.blogtalkradio.com/hexeducation/2011/07/07/feri-tradition-of-witchcraft-with-warlock-storm-faerywolf

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!) experience for me... at one point I entered more deeply into a pre-possesory state than [...]