Magical Food: Beetroot

Jan 19th, 2018 | By
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The magic of: Beetroot (Beta vulgaris) Part of the Amaranthaceae family with many varieties the most well known is the beetroot but chard and sugar beet are also included and probably the best ever named vegetable, the mangelwurzel  which is used for animal feed. The beetroot we are most familiar with has a beautiful deep

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Sigil Witchery, a review

Jan 17th, 2018 | By

It may seem strange to read a review of a book from one publisher on another publisher’s blog. Moon Books is not the only Pagan publisher out there, thus they cannot possibly publish every book worth reading. Llewellyn has been in the biz a lot longer. Even with several years of tripe and not-so-well-edited books

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Ross Heaven

Jan 16th, 2018 | By

We were very sad to hear of the death of Moon Books author Ross Heaven. Ross had been working with us for some time, we’d already published eight of his books and there is a ninth in the pipeline. His death was wholly unexpected. On her blog, Moon Books author Yvonne Ryves said “I never

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Magical Food – Spirituality and Psychic Skills

Jan 13th, 2018 | By
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Magical Food – Spirituality & Psychic Skills I am not talking about religion here but finding your inner peace and your connection to the divine, whatever divinity it may be, finding your place and your faith. The foods in this list may help you to find that connection or to strengthen your psychic abilities and

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Circles of Meaning, Labyrinths of Fear

Jan 10th, 2018 | By

Brendan Myers has written a selection of very fine books exploring philosophical subjects from a Pagan perspective. He’s a very accessible author tackling big ideas in entirely digestible ways. In this video, he talks to Nadiya Shah about his book Circles of Meaning Labyrinths of Fear: The twenty-two relationships of a spiritual life and culture –

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Morgan Daimler’s Fairy Books

Jan 9th, 2018 | By

At time of writing this blog, Moon Books has published three Fairy titles by Morgan Daimler, with a fourth book due in September, and a work in progress being shared on this blog. On her blog, Morgan says “I have been a witch since 1991, following a path based on the Fairy Faith blended with

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Excerpt from Primal Awareness

Jan 4th, 2018 | By

Primal Awareness is the new book from Rob Wildwood. Here’s an excerpt from the introduction to give you a flavour… There was a time when we lived completely immersed in nature, from the wind in our hair to the earth beneath our feet, in constant contact with natural forces, interacting with them in every moment

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Primal Awareness – a new book

Jan 2nd, 2018 | By

Rob Wildwood is a new author for Moon Books. He lives in Glastonbury but has traveled extensively to learn about shamanism from cultures around the world. Focusing on the origins of Western culture and belief systems, from ancient agriculture to modern industry, from primitive religion to monotheism, Primal Awareness explains how we became separated from

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Resolve to enrich your spirit a little every day

Jan 1st, 2018 | By
Every Day Magic

At the start of every year I make not just a single New Year Resolution – I make at least 10. That way, I find, I usually achieve at least some of them. Even if I don’t quite do what I planned, at least I have usually thought about my goals and taken some slight

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Magical food: Oranges and lemons

Dec 29th, 2017 | By
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Magical food: Oranges and lemons Orange (Citrus × sinensis) The orange coloured citrus fruit, you know the one. The orange is a fruit of the sun, a fruit of love and happiness and a fruit with an enlightening and uplifting scent. During the 19th Century to give a gift of an orange was thought to

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