Your Guide to the Blue Moon/Blood Moon Eclipse on January 31, 2018

When I woke up this morning, I felt it--the cool, beautiful electric of full moon energy. Not only is Wednesday's full moon in Leo met with the powerful energies of a lunar eclipse, it's also a "blue moon"--the second of two full moons in a calendar month. What does this mean, exactly? Potency, power, and … Continue reading Your Guide to the Blue Moon/Blood Moon Eclipse on January 31, 2018

The Lesson: An Excerpt from A Ritual for Forgiveness

Beth was curled into a fetal position, her head in my lap and her arms wrapped around my waist. She was sobbing. I held her distantly, empathetic for the pain she was feeling but not for its cause—she’d betrayed me. They’d both betrayed me, and now I was supposed to pardon them. “Please, Jessi, you have … Continue reading The Lesson: An Excerpt from A Ritual for Forgiveness

Tarot and the Craft: How I Use the Cards in My Spiritual Practice

Hello, Beautiful People. For those who don't know (although my blog is positively dripping with evidence), I'm a witch. Generally speaking, it means I'm a crystal-loving, goddess-worshipping, intention-manifesting practitioner of the craft. For me, it also means that I'm a yoga-practicing, mantra-chanting meditator. Anyone who identifies as a witch knows that there are as many forms … Continue reading Tarot and the Craft: How I Use the Cards in My Spiritual Practice

The Fool, the Devil, and the Power to Transmute our Demons

When I begin a project, I approach it with the energy of the Fool--I'm excited and starry-eyed, idealistic about the journey and almost radically hopeful for what it will bring.  There comes a time, however (usually after a few bumps in the road and facing the enormity of what I'm up against), that I'm forced to … Continue reading The Fool, the Devil, and the Power to Transmute our Demons