Spring: Proof of Life
We're physical beings, parts of the Earth like the grass trees are parts of Her. Our bodies and minds experience the same cycles. Here's how
Chocolate Mayonnaise Cake - Mocha Frosting
This is my veganized version of this old-fashioned, 5th-generation family recipe. Using a gluten-free flour makes it GF, as well. It's...
Fulll Moon Mabon Magic
There are 3 spells/rites in this post! September 20th, 21st, and 22nd are brimming over with a double dose of Equinox and Lunar power!
Two Ways to Meditate
I spent years believing I couldn't meditate. As a novelist, my inner mind chatter was necessarily more persistent than most. It was differen
The Element of Water
Water's direction is west, the direction of the sunset, and because of that, it's seen as the direction of maturity, fullness, abundance. Ha
Creative Blocks and Self-Healing
So far in 2021 I've released zero new novels. I'm working on two of them, but working is a relevant term. Mostly I've been feeling bad
Do Our Brains Synch Up With One Another?
According to Discovery Magazine, scientists have observed that when people are working together on the same goal, their brains synch up....
Sacred Texts of the Craft: The Witch's Rune
The Witches Rune seems to be a basic Altar Devotion or Altar Quickening, that is a rite one performs at the very beginning of ritual.
Sacred Texts of the Craft: The Wiccan Rede
I tweeted a line from the Rede the other day and was stunned at how many who practice nature religions had never heard it before.
Practical Magical Gardening | Planting the Seeds
There is no part of my life that is not imbued with magic. And so magical gardening is just how I do it.
Why is Change Often Violent?
Today, as I sit in my writing space with a view of the western sky, I see storm clouds roiling overhead at "traffic speeds."
Eggs in Magic: History, Uses, Substitutions
Down through time, folk magic has thrived among rural dwellers who had to use whatever magical ingredients were handy. After all, it's not t
NEW Bliss Blog Makeover and Creation Magic!
We have just given the Bliss Blog a complete makeover! I hope you like it! And we didn't retire our little Witchiepoo logo, either. She's...