Whatever your heritage, let's make this a day to uphold the light of Lady Liberty for all peace-loving immigrants seeking a better life here. Continue Reading
This exquisite video was made by Imelda Almqvist, a shamanic healer and artist from London. I dedicate it to my Covenini sisters and tonight's rites. Continue Reading
Forget the celibate martyr for whom this day is named. In the name of the Goddess Aphrodite, we reclaim this day for beauty, pleasure, and love. Continue Reading
The clock has struck twelve, the page has now turned. What Fate holds in store, is yet to be learned. But here are a few tips to ring in Good Fortune! Continue Reading
As you might imagine, New Year's Eve and Day are chock full of magic and ancient traditions. Get your 2017 off to a bewitching start with these ideas. Continue Reading
Rejoice! The Promise is fulfilled, now is the magic of the ancient rebirth of the Light! We have invoked the dawning of healing, grace, and rebirth. Continue Reading
Tonight we enter the darkness of the last night before Solstice. Receive the gifts of Mother Night: balm for the too busy, too much seasonal noise. Continue Reading
The Halcyon Days have begun. This ancient Yuletide tradition has new meaning and relevance in our troubled world. Let us honor this time out of time. Continue Reading
The Wheel of time has turned again, Advent now has come. We light the flame with hope and prayer, we gather now as one. It's time for the 1st candle. Continue Reading
"The most radical thing any of us can do at this time is to be fully present to what is happening in the world." - Joanna Macy..So rise up with me, sisters. Continue Reading
Your sacred gifts are like no one's before you, or that will ever be again. Light your lantern and shine with the peace and clarity we so surely need. Continue Reading
Today we celebrate the second harvest, the midpoint of the harvest season. We in the north gather in the remaining bounty of summer, and give thanks. Blessed be. Continue Reading
Since tomorrow's post will focus on the Card of the Week, I am sharing this important reminder about the true meaning of Labor Day. Forward together - not one step back. Continue Reading
Blessings on this ancient Celtic holy day of feasting, fire, and thanksgiving. Named for shining Lugh, let us gather in and share our first harvests. May you never hunger. Continue Reading
The Wheel of the Year turns once again, and we bid farewell to the season of growth and fruiting, and prepare for the first of the harvest sabbats. Blessed be. Continue Reading
Celebrate with me as we reach this most magical and rare moment, when Midsummer, the Full Moon, and the ancient ways blend in sumptuous illumination. Continue Reading
Let us unmake this day of acquisition and commerce, and reclaim it as a holy day nearer to every mother's heart as it was intended: the cause of peace. Continue Reading
Red for love, green for prosperity, blue for peace, orange for success, and pink for happiness!
While all of Christendom focuses on its highest holy days of Easter Week, in India and across southern Asia today, countless millions are celebrating one of the happiest holidays on Earth. Continue Reading
Glad Bringer of Brightness, hail!
Maiden of Grace, Lad of Laughter.
Gifts of vigor are returning,
Spring’s surprise, rainbow’s embrace.
Quickened be the heart within us,
Opened be our souls to grace,
May the blessing be abiding.
Welcome sit in every face.
Caitlín Matthews, Celtic Devotional: Daily Prayers and Blessings
Today is the Vernal Equinox in the Northern Hemisphere, and Autumn Equinox in lands below the equator. We celebrate it as the lesser Sabbat named Ostara. In the northern hemisphere, this day is also known as Lady Day or Alban Eilir (in the Welsh and Druid traditions). Continue Reading
As I have for many years, today I am encoring my suggestions for an alternative to St. Patrick’s Day. Instead of the meddlesome saint, I will be honoring my ancestors from the Green Isle and the Old Ones on this day. May your blessings outnumber the shamrocks that grow, And may trouble avoid you whereverContinue reading