The Wheel of the Year Series: Samhain

Beneath those rugged elms, that yew-tree’s shade,          Where heaves the turf in many a mould’ring heap, Each in his narrow cell for ever laid,          The rude forefathers of the hamlet sleep. The breezy call of incense-breathing Morn,          The swallow twitt’ring from the straw-built shed, The cock’s shrill clarion, or the echoing horn,          No more shallContinue reading “The Wheel of the Year Series: Samhain”

Mabon Tarot Spread

While I was writing my Wheel of the Year series post on Mabon, I became inspired to create a tarot spread that focuses on one of the themes of Mabon. One of the magickal aspects of autumn is that during this time of year the days are getting shorter and the nights are getting longer.Continue reading “Mabon Tarot Spread”

The Wheel of the Year Series: Mabon

Equal dark, equal light Flow in Circle, deep insight Blessed Be, Blessed Be The transformation of energy! So it flows, out it goes Three-fold back it shall be Blessed Be, Blessed Be The transformation of energy!” Night An’Fey, Transformation of Energy1 Change is in the air. It has been coming for some time, but theContinue reading “The Wheel of the Year Series: Mabon”

The Wheel of the Year Series: Lughnasadh

Hoof and horn, hoof and horn, All that dies shall be reborn. Corn and grain, corn and grain, All that falls shall rise again. -Ian Corrigan, “Hoof and Horn” It’s the first of August. The sun beats down its golden light on the earth, bringing into fullness all the crops of the summer. Wheat, blackberries,Continue reading “The Wheel of the Year Series: Lughnasadh”