Posts Tagged ‘ Mabh Savage ’

Online Solstice Event

Jun 25th, 2016 | By

The Pagan Federation’s Disabilities team ran their second online event for the summer solstice 2016. It’s been enthusiastically supported by Moon Books authors. If you didn’t join in with the event live, you can find all of the videos in the twitter feed – or on Facebook although the further after the event you read this post,

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Videos from the PF online festival

May 13th, 2016 | By

This year, the Pagan Federation Disabilities Team ran an online festival for Pagans – a first, to the best of our knowledge. Three Moon Books authors contributed talks to the event. The festival itself happened through Facebook, and of course not everyone uses that site, so, if you missed out, here are the videos… Mabh

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New for April – Celtic Witchcraft

Apr 9th, 2016 | By

Pagan Portals РCeltic Witchcraft, by Mabh Savage. Learn how Celtic legend and mythology can bring magic into your daily life. Walk with the Tuatha D̩ Danann and hear their wisdom on the wind. See colour as a doorway to a magical world. Speak to animals and become one with the turn of the seasons.

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Delight in the Darkness

Dec 21st, 2015 | By

By Mabh Savage I see many memes on my social media feed at this time of year, mostly along the lines of ‘The days will be getting longer soon’, ‘Praise the return of the light’ and ‘The Oak king will triumph’. The Winter Solstice is, for many, the end of the dive into darkness; the

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Mystic Living Today

Nov 16th, 2015 | By

For a while now, we’ve been sharing content with the website Mystic Living Today, who have been generous in their support. Here’s a list of Moon Books articles and excerpts you can read – links included for ease of following through.   Articles Honouring the Ancestors, by Nimue Brown. Nature Mystic – Rebecca Beattie Living

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Autumn equinox: Golden Mornings, Sparkling Nights

Sep 21st, 2015 | By

By Mabh Savage Autumn is my favourite season. Of the more spiritually inclined of my friends, it seems this is a common opinion. I paused to wonder on this. What is it that makes autumn such a magical time for so many people? We light-heartedly mock the Americanism, ‘The Fall’, but if we think of

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A day in the life of a Celtic Witch

Sep 20th, 2015 | By

By Mabh Savage A day in the life of the writing witch is pretty much the day in a life of anyone else. I usually get up when my son comes bouncing into the room, although now the summer holidays are over I often have to drag him out of bed! ‘5 more minutes…’ he

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Stormy Weather

Sep 6th, 2015 | By

By Mabh Savage Concrete cracks in the afternoon heat, parched and gasping, as am I. Yet humidity hangs heavy above me, a bubble desperate to burst. The hairs on my arms stand on end as potential gathers in the air. Ozone crinkles my nose; a peppery prelude to the performance waiting in the wings. A

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Lugh Doesn’t Mind…

Aug 2nd, 2015 | By

By Mabh Savage Lughnasadh is my least ‘religiously’ observed festival. That seems pretty irreverent for a practicing Pagan, I guess, but my reasons are thus: Lughnasadh tends to fall at the time of year that I am busiest; either with my lovely boy, or with camping, or catching up with friends, or all of the

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Celtic Witchcraft Chapter 9

Jul 10th, 2015 | By

By Mabh Savage Highway under the Hills Celtic Triad- Three unbreathing things paid for only with breathing things: An apple tree, a hazel bush, a sacred grove. Left: A Hazel tree growing in a natural spiral. Image: Wikimedia Commons. I decided to head this final chapter with the above triad as it speaks to me

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