Ogham as a Practice

Ogham as a Practice

One of the first things I came across as a fledgling Pagan was the Celtic Tree Calendar. I'm sure you've all seen a version somewhere. It usually splits the year into 13 months and associates a single Ogham tree to each of these sections. The version I saw gave it zodiac-esq meanings making you feel [...]

Book Review: The Crane Bag by Joanna Van Der Hoeven

Book Review: The Crane Bag by Joanna Van Der Hoeven

A Druid can work with nothing more than his mind, if necessary. That said, tools can help us to focus that intention more clearly, and assist us in ritual simply by being physically present. - Joanna Van Der Hoeven https://youtu.be/TnisJtHzUYk It's easy for new Pagans to fall in love with the exhilaration of finding all [...]

Creating My Book of Awen

Creating My Book of Awen

The magical arts are often associated with aging books of wisdom filled with spells, rituals, and arcane knowledge. Modern media sources like Charmed or BBC's Merlin show big, chunky books of magic that house botanical prints and all sorts of magical incantations and crystals. It is no surprise that these ideas and images influence Pagans [...]