Category Archives: Essays on Witchcraft

Shadow work with Snake energy: The Gorgon’s mask

Scales in the void, the eternal ellipsis of rebirth; vilified, demonized and feared. Lidless eyes peer into the depths of our souls and we, as humans, flinch at the ‘otherness.’  In times long past the sand and earth parted as … Continue reading

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Autumn Equinox ritual – Honouring the Forgotten Dead

Image – Beata Banach Photography Every Autumn Equinox I perform a small ritual which I call honouring the forgotten dead, in which I travel to the local graveyards and leave apple slices on the decrepit graves, those that have fallen into … Continue reading

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Autumnal Musings – The webs, the weavers, the boundaries

Image – Artist on picture Following the New Moon in Virgo we step into the Autumn Equinox on the 22nd September. Initially, the themes of this time have been fitting with Virgo energies; recent themes of note and spiritual prominence have … Continue reading

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Tipping the Veil – Spirituality Unmasked

Image – Untitled by Lena Dunaeva It is a common misconception that all masks worn by people in modern society are meant to deceive others; a judgement made from a place of selfishness, for it is an alarming trend to only … Continue reading

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Light Shadows – The Unlovable ones

Image – Highly deadly black tarantula We are the unlovable The damaged and the broken Those with complicated scars And lurking memories We don’t know how to fake a smile anymore, Let alone a whole lifestyle And so many chattering … Continue reading

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The Storyteller – A Spiritual Archetype for the Soul

Image- Odysseyonline “Every Story that has ever been told or will be, exists timelessly within the void. This is the temple of the Storyteller.” – Joanne Morris 2017 Within the heart and soul of every human being is a story, … Continue reading

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I dream in Death Screams… Echoes of Death Goddess Badb

“…I hear her scream Guttering The pitch black chord of night I am her and She is me…” – Joey Morris Woad Warrior Never in human history has the screaming been so silent. The sanitization of modern society impresses on the individual … Continue reading

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Shadow Masks in Spirituality and Witchcraft

Image – Obscurity – Natalia Drepina Witches wear many masks. There are those masks we wear to elevate ourselves through our magick; placing void fabric against our bare skin in order to peer into the in-between spaces, seeking to understand the … Continue reading

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“The bloody birth of a Wild Witch.”

“The bloody birth of a Wild Witch.” “Wild. Ancient. Carefree. Who were we as witches before we learnt What the world told us to be?” – Joey Morris In passing, it can seem as though the reclamation of ones inner … Continue reading

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Deep in my Soul Bones – Witchcraft of the Void

Art- Valdris Bagdonis It is often said that on the other side of Fear is everything you could ever want. As a Witch, I struggled with the shadow of my fear, afraid to move away from the comfortable box which … Continue reading

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