From radical readings to spell kits, intuitive tea blends to books, decks, art and apparel, LRT writers share their gift-able suggestions in this open thread post. Jump in and share your own links, too!
[Guest post] "Like the Empress, Inanna’s story navigates between the boundaries of love and power. "
Alexis offers herbs to add to our tarot toolkit and how to engage with them.
Sarah Gottesdiener shares profound reflections on abundance and 'enough' for the full moon.
Trek to the tree. Find the Norns. Connect with Odin.
It is scary to see what is normally tucked away inside, out in the open, using its voice. But it is liberating, too, to give space to that untamed, unsocialised nature. To let your wolf howl.
Maranda interviews Katie West on her upcoming anthology for witchy femmes, queer conjurers, and magical rebels.
Many of us struggle to set the boundaries we need because we are scared we'll upset people and end up alone. In this piece andi explores how grieving can help us move from shame and guilt towards authentic connection.
The autumn equinox brings the wheel of the year full circle. It's a bridge from one era of our life into another.
This tree has so many food and medicinal uses, and is central to so much folklore, it is a true witch’s tree. Here's a simple recipe for a nourishing ritual drink!
"Three decks: Each of them would encompass male, female, and non-binary elements that people could combine any way that they want."
[Guest post] "This post is an exploration of writing as medicine, and writing as priestessing."
"Each time I finish a project, each time somebody tells me my writing has helped keep them alive, I remember that I am one of the ones who was not expected to survive."
"I know that I can find the divine feminine. But she’s wilder, she’s been buried deep underground, frozen in the permafrost. I could use a little wild in my life." Abbie introduces her new column, Heathen's Journey.
Sarah Gottesdiener shares the journey that led her to create the phenomenally successful Many Moons Workbook.
Illustrator Stasia Burrington introduces her colourful, nature-rich tarot deck, inspired by Japanese and Buddhist concepts and ideals.
"We call in the notorious full moon in Scorpio, with it’s fierce intuition, it’s deep commitment to being engaged in mystery, and it’s continuously transformative path."
We hear so much about 'grounding'...but what does it mean, and what does it look like?
Taurus has me longing for a stable home. Perhaps I can manifest one under this new moon...
"I believe that feminism is about freedom, autonomy and solidarity. And I believe that effective feminism must be informed by history."
[Guest Post] Instead of trying to fit yourself into a box, put your intentions into one - especially slutty queer intentions.
[Guest Post] Since you're already going through the motions, you might as well add some sparkling intention.
"Tarot is a way that I can step out of the moment and create some space, almost always alone, to get perspective, care for myself, come back to myself."
There are memories, pains, bonds, and habits that once broken, shed, and buried must be left where they are for the universe to transform, not us.