Tonight the veils are thin. The dead, our ancestors, return home. Samhain Eve is my favorite night of the year. It's a pretty quiet one for me, but I find solitude to be the best way to spend this most sacred night. Quiet reflection on the year that has been, a very transformative one... Continue Reading →
This is my Samhain:
An Aussie Witch's Samhain ~ The Goddess is also in her shadow aspect. She is Hekate. She is Dark Persephone. She stirs her bubbling cauldron, brewing atop her Samhain fire.
I'm not usually one for nails. I keep them short and don't pay them much mind. I prefer to write, play guitar, knit and sew. But then, I came across these amazing works of art. I just couldn't resist. Actually, they aren't as debilitating as I had thought. I cut them back to a practical... Continue Reading →
Samhain marks the end, and the beginning, of the Pagan year. The end of a year, the start of a new one and the commencement of the dark half. We remember and honor those we have lost, and acknowledge that without death there can be no rebirth. With so much meaning held within, this... Continue Reading →
From the Halloween Tarot, Queen of Pumkins and Ten of Bats. The Queen of Pumpkins has been making a regular appearance these last few days. She is the earth-mother type. Happiest in the home, caring for her family and creating beautiful, yet practical things. The Ten of Bats is one of those dreaded cards. Betrayal,... Continue Reading →