Hearth Keeper’s Ritual: Intercalary

It’s been a minute! Apologies. I have been doing the rituals, but I haven’t had much time to publish them on this blog. Preparation: a candle (or fire symbol: LED candle, picture, red stone, etc); offerings and a bowl; cup of water/drink; divination set.  Initiating the Rite  We come to this space ready to honorContinue reading “Hearth Keeper’s Ritual: Intercalary”

Paganism and LGBTQ+ Pride

Happy Pride, y’all! I want to get down to how we can adapt Paganism to be more inclusive of the LGBTQ+ community. Let’s add some Queer Theory to our religious practices. I want to look at lore, phrasing, and especially concepts within Paganism that we should look at with a critical eye. Queering Pagan LoreContinue reading “Paganism and LGBTQ+ Pride”

Connect to the Land This Summer

Ah, summertime! Warmth, flowers, fairies, what else do you need? I suspect a lot of us Pagans like to get out in nature in the summer, but how do we bring our spirituality with us? I’m a sucker for learning, so one of my tips is to “learn more,” but keep in mind that learningContinue reading “Connect to the Land This Summer”

How to Dispose of Offerings as an Urban Pagan

What do you do with old offerings when you live in a city? How do you dispose of offerings properly without littering? How do you make offerings in an apartment? I am a pagan in a city…New York City to be precise. I have a lot of buildings around me, a few trees surrounded byContinue reading “How to Dispose of Offerings as an Urban Pagan”

How I Spent a Summer Honoring the Fairies

Fairies, Good Neighbors, Little Folk…the list is endless for the mysterious beings who share the world with us. Indeed, the spirits are an intricate web of beings we don’t necessarily understand well. This article is about my own experiences with spirits and some of the things I’ve learned on the way. If you’re new toContinue reading “How I Spent a Summer Honoring the Fairies”