A Quest for Canada

Quest for Canada is a new series of articles about finding the spirit of the place that is Canada. It will appear alternately in both my Witches & Pagans column 49 Degrees and my Patheos blog Between the Shadows. It

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The Two Kings: A Tale of Love and the Sharing of Power

An LGBTQ-friendly tale of the Holly King and Oak King, the cycle of the seasons, and the sharing of power.  Happy Pride! Source: The Two Kings: A Tale of Love and the Sharing of Power

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Canadian Magick

Originally posted on Sable Aradia, Priestess & Witch:
To celebrate Canada Day, Sable breaks down the magickal and symbolic meaning of a few Canadian national symbols. Source: Canadian Magick

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Witch Crafting

Originally posted on Sable Aradia, Priestess & Witch:
I always thought that this desire to make and create things, and to combine them in interesting ways that spell out a symbolic language, was the reason that we call it The…

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Seekers and Guides: Why Witches Wield Wands

In the age of the athame, a Witch might wonder why we bother putting a wand on the altar at all. But the use of the wand is an ancient practice with deep roots and esoteric history. What is a

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