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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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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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Reciprocity: A Witch’s Relationship with Her Deities

How much respect and obedience is due the Gods? This is an issue that has created a great deal of division within the Pagan and Polytheist community. What do They want of us? What should we ask of Them? One

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Seekers and Guides: Some Essential Books for Women’s Spirituality Groups

A cautious list recommending the classics in the field of Feminist Witchcraft, and a few you may not be familiar with besides. I’m going to tell you why I think they need to be on this list, and I’m also

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Seekers and Guides: A Few Books that I Think Every Witch Should Read 2015 (Part 2 of 2)

One of the most common questions a teacher in the Craft is asked is: “Can you recommend any reading material?” So here’s a list of a few books that I think every Witch ought to read. (Updated from 2014) (Part

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