🔮🔮🔮🔮/5! Heralded as one of the greatest figures in the history of modern witchcraft, Doreen Valiente made an unparalleled contribution to contemporary spiritual practice. This book tells her fascinating story, from her earliest encounters with the Craft to her work with Gerald Gardner and her emergence as one of the foremost thinkers in the revival … Continue reading Book Review of Shadows: Doreen Valiente, Witch by Philip Heselton
Listen to the episode on Podbean! Thanks for tuning in to The Fat Feminist Witch Podcast! Today I'm talking about how out-dated and racially insensitive some of the common language of witchcraft and paganism can be - especially when witches who are white talk about the magickal traditions of witches who are black. This is … Continue reading Episode 21 – #WitchNBitch: How White Witches Talk About Black Magick
I recently asked y'all to share with me what comes to mind when you hear the term "Plantation Magic", in reference to "southern heritage magic". Before you ask, no this is not a very common term, but it is one I've recently come across and it made me think about the way we, often as … Continue reading #WITCHNBITCH Responses: Plantation Magic
Hey witches! I recently came across something in a newly published magick book that really made me stop and think. For two weeks I thought about what I'd read, whether or not I agreed with it, and how it made me feel. Eventually I sought out the advice of a friend who has personal knowledge … Continue reading #WITCHNBITCH Topic: “Plantation Magic”
Hey friends! I started this podcast in 2015 as sort of an experiment. I wanted to see if I could connect with cool witches around the world, while sharing my own personal experiences with witchcraft. I wanted to talk about witchcraft's role in body positivity, in my own personal brand of feminism, and in my … Continue reading Join the Community!
I have a confession to make: I super hate potlucks. I hate everything about potlucks. I hate the food that I remember so fondly from family funerals, I hate the unsatisfying and lopsided nature of a potluck meal, I hate carrying a hot tray on the bus to the party, and most of all I … Continue reading Up Your Pagan Potluck Game
The full moon is a time to banish things, people, and patterns from your life that are no longer serving you. This month is the Thunder Moon in Capricorn. A powerful and vibrant moon of transformation and illumination. The Full Thunder Moon can startle and snap us to attention with its clap and clatter. Illuminations … Continue reading Take the Pledge to Banish Witch Wars!
As those of you who follow me on social media know I spent the last weekend at #ConVocation2016 and y'all are going to get to hear me geek over all of the stuff I learned and all of the books I got autographed in a big long podcast episode this week, but for now I'm going to share a few of my favourite things (yes I just sang that) from this, my very first pagan convention.
Black salt is a popular form of protection magic for those who practice hoodoo, rootwork or other kinds of herbal and kitchen witchery. It's commercially available in many metaphysical stores, but what's really in it? Is it possible your black salt is little more than table salt and black food colouring? This is something that's … Continue reading Witch’s Black Salt Online Class Launch