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Pagan music and musical authors

Many of the Moon Books authors are also musicians. Here’s a selection of Pagan music for you…. Morrigan’s Path – headed up by Sheena Cundy, author of The Madness and the Magic    Steve Andrews – author of Herbs of the Northern Shaman, and Herbs of the Sun, Moon and Planets   Nimue Brown, author

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Pagan music and musical authors

Many of the Moon Books authors are also musicians. Here’s a selection of Pagan music for you…. Morrigan’s Path – headed up by Sheena Cundy, author of The Madness and the Magic    Steve Andrews – author of Herbs of the Northern Shaman, and Herbs of the Sun, Moon and Planets   Nimue Brown, author

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Books for Divination

Divination is a part of many paths and can take many forms. For cunning folk as for shaman, finding lost things is part of the work that a community will need doing for it. On the druid path, it is particularly ovates who are concerned with divination work. For Pagans, divination is a lot more

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Seasonal Pagan Poetry – Winter Fishing

Winter fishing   Winter light comes knife blade bright Sharp to eyes and lungs Autumn sludge does not begrudge This chance to glint and gleam. Blues and greens from children’s dreams Painted on land and sky, All agleam are stone and stream Where soaring buzzards cry.   Blue electric, blue majestic Supernatural seeming sight Feathered

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Books for Pagan Parents

How do we best share our Pagan lives with our children, supporting them without indoctrinating them? How might an adult support a Pagan child when they are not Pagan themselves? Here are some books designed to help adults working with Pagan, or potentially Pagan children… Natural Born Shamans by Imelda Almqvist: Natural Born Shamans – A

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Excerpt from Have A Cool Yule

Towards the end of the year the internet is full of pagan postings bemoaning the fact that they hate Christmas. How all the pagan meaning has been profaned and announcing that they will be holed up in solitary misery until all the commercially decadent festivities are over – all of which sadly demonstrates a complete

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Every Day Magic – the launch

Here are some photos from the launch of Every Day Magic…   Some of the contributors – from left: Paula Dempsey, Jacqui Apostolides, Geraldine Beskin, Jenny Cartledge and Bekie Bird with Lucy Starza seated in the front.   Every Day Magic – A Pagan Book of Days contains 366 spells, rituals, meditations, Pagan prayers, divinatory techniques,

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Sandra Ingerman joins Moon Books

We’re very excited to announce that Sandra Ingerman is joining the Moon Books authors and will have a book out with us in 2018. Sandra Ingerman, MA, is an award-winning author of ten books, including Soul Retrieval: Mending the Fragmented Self, Medicine for the Earth: How to Heal Personal and Environmental Toxins and Walking in Light:

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Excerpt from Have A Cool Yule

Towards the end of the year the internet is full of pagan postings bemoaning the fact that they hate Christmas. How all the pagan meaning has been profaned and announcing that they will be holed up in solitary misery until all the commercially decadent festivities are over – all of which sadly demonstrates a complete

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Every Day Magic – the launch

Here are some photos from the launch of Every Day Magic…   Some of the contributors – from left: Paula Dempsey, Jacqui Apostolides, Geraldine Beskin, Jenny Cartledge and Bekie Bird with Lucy Starza seated in the front.   Every Day Magic – A Pagan Book of Days contains 366 spells, rituals, meditations, Pagan prayers, divinatory techniques,

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New for November – Have a Cool Yule

Christmas is not reliably a happy time for Pagans. As planet-lovers, the gross consumption, the waste of food, the gifts bought to be thrown away can be deeply depressing. There’s also the lingering feeling that this used to be our festival and that we lost it/ had it taken from us. Although in fairness, the

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Author news for November

Here’s all the latest news from the Moon Books authors – watch out for book release information and excerpts from new books in other blogs.  We’re excited to announce that three of our authors – Lucya Starza, Nimue Brown and Morgan Daimler made this list of the top 50 Pagan blogs and websites. https://blog.feedspot.com/pagan_blogs/  Rachel Patterson

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New for November – Every Day Magic

366 spells, rituals, Pagan prayers and more, with details of festivals held throughout the year to help you live your best Pagan life. Moon Books author Lucya Starza has collected insights and inspiration from many Pagan authors, bringing together spells, rituals, meditations, Pagan prayers, divinatory techniques, poems to read and recipes and craft projects to try

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Book Reviews

Reviews for A Mystical Guide to Cleansing and Clearing

Spiral Nature have just reviewed David Salisbury’s Mystical guide to Cleaning  and Cleaning “I would recommend A Mystic Guide to Cleansing and Clearing to anyone who is just starting on their journey. I would also recommend it to people who have trouble with the cleansing aspect of the work as a way to help them find new

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Reviews for This Ancient Heart

From Christine Cleere – “From words taking a deeply spiritual and religious perspective through to ones affirming a more scientific perspective, every essay in this collection is equally thought provoking and well written. For anyone seeking to understand and deepen their relationship with landscape and the ancestors (and who amongst us shouldn’t be doing that!)

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Reviews for Ariadne’s Thread

Ariadne’s Thread by Laura Perry explores Minoan Paganism and how it can be drawn on for modern Pagan practice. Queen’s Sword recently reviewed Ariadne’s thread alongside the Minoan Tarot set that Laura created. They said: “he book is a combination of a cultural reference book and one ritual-script for Pagans. If you’re a Pagan, a

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Reviews for Bard Song

Bard Song is a collection of poetry, mostly in medieval Welsh and Irish metres, and reflections on the nature of the Bard in early Celtic society and the role of poetry within modern Druidry and polytheism generally. Author Robin Herne is a poet, storyteller and modern Druid, “Robin’s dedication to the Old Gods shines throughout

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Indie Shaman reviews

Shamanism Books is a website owned by Indie Shaman, a small ethical independent UK based organisation. Moon Books author Yvonne Ryves is a regular contributor to the Indie Shaman magazine, and they are very generous about reviewing Moon Books titles. Here’s some of the latest reviews… Merlin: Once & Future Wizard By Elen Sentier “Fascinating,

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