Witchbody shows us that "magic is a way of talking, and a way of being with", exploring and celebrating the power of connection between all things.
I fear that I would be physically unsafe were I to press charges. So what do I do? Where do I turn? Witchcraft.
For what might emerge from January's darkness. This moment is a pause
before the quickening of the year.
Wren McMurdo shares a step-by-step spell to encourage a feeling of accomplishment, replenish a sacred space, and fill your home with magical aromas while warming your soul and easing stress.
"We are rising in a wave
Drawn up by mother moon
And when it breaks, then you will know
Why they feared us in centuries before."
Artist and priestess Rebekah Erev shares a project that explores queers using the Jewish ritual of water immersion, mikveh.
Reminders that magic
are available here, around me, wherever I am.
Join is in welcoming the first full moon of the new year!
New year is a great time for tarot reading! Here are five tarot spreads to ring in the changes.
"What we have created is a tool for moving through the deeper and darker days of Winter, a season that often comes with a lot of transitions and emotions."
Jessa Crispin introduces her long-awaited tarot deck, the Spolia Tarot.
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."