Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that...– Rachel Carson (via evanescentlove)
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witchyways: pagan-posts: witchfulthinking: magic—is—might: pretty please? wow that sentence structure just went out the damn window, didn’t it. I hope there’s no one out there who is a new age or an astrology.
kalskeep asked: One final source for Sybil's eight tenets is "Pagan Ways" by Gwydion O'Hara. He claims to have been a friend of Sybil's and her mother, Louise. He maps the eight tenets on an eight-spoked kolovrat, and calls it the "Wheel of Virtue." I'm uncertain whether this was his innovation, but Sybil does not call it that in her book.
kalskeep asked: I don't know which edition of Sybil's CAOW you have, but here are the page #s of first mention of her eight tenets: Tenet of the Balanced Life (chapter 7, p. 110), Tenet of Harmony (chapter 8, p. 125), Tenet of Trust (chapter 8, p. 125), Tenet of Love (chapter 8, p. 126), Tenet of Humility (chapter 8, p. 126), Tenet of Tolerance (chapter 8, p. 127), Tenet of Learning (chapter 8, p. 128),...
The amount of silly dabbling in the occult that goes on today scares me. These...– Doreen Valiente (via kalskeep)
kalskeep asked: Regarding Sybil's Six Tenets, she actually taught eight tenets. She enumerates all eight in her classic book _The Complete Art of Witchcraft_. Unfortunately, many bloggers and other online writers frequently make the error of omitting one or two tenets.
Willow Tree Lore:-
silverwitch: 5th Moon of the Celtic Year – (April 15 – May 12) Latin name: Weeping Willow: salix babylonica; black Willow: salix nigra Celtic name: Saille (Sahl’ yeh) Folk or Common names: Willow, Witch’s Tree, Pussy Willow, Salicyn Willow, Saille, Sally, Withe, Withy, Witches’ Aspirin, Tree of Enchantment, Osier, Tarvos Tree, and Sough Tree. The Anglo-Saxon ‘welig’ from where the name...
44 Days of Witchery (Have a little fun!) →
the-spiritual-journey: 44 Days Of Witchery What’s your witchy background? A myth or story from folklore. Witchy tools: athame. Picture of nature (water element). A favourite Goddess. A favourite God. Air element. A photo of a magical place outdoors. A favourite mythological animal. Your sun sign. Witchy tools: oils. Picture of nature (air element). What are some of the witchy...