The Magic of Communication

I have often joked that spiritworkers are the laziest practitioners under the pagan umbrella because it’s our relationships with spirits that truly make us powerful. Rather than doing all of the heavy lifting ourselves we, more frequently, tap one of the myriad of names that we keep in our spiritual rolodex; opting to utilize offerings…

Managing the Miasma

Sometimes I still do dumb things with magic.  I have many skills within the world of metaphysics at this point, but there’s one in particular that I’ve honed to a blade-sharp edge: divination. Part of why I’m able to make a decent living as a Tarot reader is simple: my predictions are usually accurate. When…

Seeking the Edges

When I was a little girl, I loved winter. My earliest childhood years were spent in Anchorage, Alaska, and I have childhood memories of snow forts, sledding, my neighbor’s pet reindeer, sled dogs, and more. I think that very early connection to a true winter wonderland is where my devotion to this season comes from….

The Work of Manifestation

Manifestation…Pagan practitioners, of all varieties, absolutely love this word. What’s more, is how they often throw it out as a be-all solution. Need more money? Manifest it! Want to find love? Manifest it? When a problem comes, manifest it! It sounds so logical on the surface. Especially in a community who usually (rightly) refers to…