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 [...]
Connecting to Plants: One by One. Year by Year.
https://youtu.be/bhgqhEk_cWE Wisconsin is a lush place. We receive a great deal of rain most years, have four distinct seasons, and feature a vast canvas of different ecosystems from wetlands to Oak savannas to deep forests. This vibrant and green place is home to a multitude of amazing plants. Even in the city, the native flowers [...]
Book Review: Herbs of the Northern Shaman
Paganism is large Forest that includes a great many paths and practices that I'll never tread. It can be easy to keep oneself isolated and protected in the groves that one is familiar with never adventuring further afield than necessary. To combat the stagnation this encourages, I try to at the very least read about [...]