New Two-Book Publishing Contract

The birds with dark feathers are flocking together ;) Caine and I are so excited to announce that we recently signed a two-book contract with Crossed Crow Books! Founded in 2021 by practicing Witches Blake and Wycke Malliway, Crossed Crow Books represents well-known and established voices in the magical community while helping new and emerging…

The Mystical Mindset

I have very low blood pressure. It’s a hereditary trait. I haven’t done anything particularly virtuous to deserve it – one of my favorite things is salty food. But, this trait runs in my family. I get it from my father’s side. Low blood pressure has some funny side effects, including occasionally seeing little sparkling…

Abundance Within and Without

Depending on the metric you use to sort generations into categories, I am either one of the youngest members of Generation X or one of the oldest members of the Millennial generation. My birth year is 1980, which means I occupy a weird overlap between generational lines. One of the big ways both generations struggle…

A Divination to Clarify a Message

One of the interesting (and occasionally annoying) things about being a mystic is getting messages. By messages, I mean sudden flashes of images across the mind’s eye, words and phrases popping up in the mind, sudden “knowings” of information, hearing sounds or whispers with the inner (and occasionally outer) ears, etc. Sometimes, a consistent source…

Breaking the Pedestal

I take a lot of pride in being a good teacher and ritual leader. People who have taken workshops from me know that I tend to show up with more notes than I’ll actually be able to use. I generally include an experiential or integrative piece in every class I teach. I’m good at weaving…

Quiet Cottage til 5/13

Hello, my dear. Just a quick note to let you know that the Cottage will be a little quiet while I have surgery and then recover from it afterwards. My hysterectomy is Monday (the 29th) and is currently scheduled for 10:30 AM. Intentions toward a smooth, uneventful surgery with a skillful surgical team are welcome,…