Posts Tagged ‘ traditional witchcraft ’

An extract from Traditional Witchcraft for Fields & Hedgerows

Jul 29th, 2018 | By

For a witch the magical energies of Traditional Witchcraft for Fields and Hedgerows differs quite considerably from Traditional Witchcraft for Woods and Forests because whereas the woods have been part of our landscape since the beginning of time, fields and hedgerows are a relatively recent innovation. It therefore stands to reason that the witchcraft of

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Announcing a new book from Lee Morgan

Jun 30th, 2018 | By

Lee Morgan will be best known to Moon Books readers as the author of A Deed without a Name. Published back in 2013, this was a cutting edge title about traditional witchcraft that has proved enormously and enduringly popular. January 2019 will see the publication of a new book from Lee – Standing and Not Falling,

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The tree of tradition

Jun 1st, 2018 | By

The core of my own training in the magical arts has been, in the main, through a specific and quite localised branch of Traditional Witchcraft. It seems to be that particular word, “traditional”, which brings about the most intense questioning whenever I’m trying to explain this. Does it mean that I’m part of some genealogy

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Traditional Witchcraft for Urban Living

May 11th, 2018 | By

Spring might be just around the corner but for all those pagan folk living in towns and cities it might seem a long way off if we don’t know how to look for it. Weekends are a constant battle with family commitments, domestic chores and socialising. It’s no wonder that the urban witch has little time or

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As the Spring arrives………

Apr 7th, 2018 | By

A time of Balance and potential….. This time of year is one that always delights me, although I do love all of the seasons – the Autumn with its brilliant colours and the promise of darker nights, the depths of winter with the long nights that can be spent in the woods under a canopy

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London workshop on poppets and dolls in folk magic

Mar 1st, 2018 | By
Poppets and Magical Dolls

I’m running a practical workshop called Poppets in Folk Magic at Treadwell’s Bookshop in London on Saturday 17 March. The class runs from 1pm to 3pm. All materials are supplied, it is only £20 per person and you get to make and take home a magical doll you have created in the workshop to help you

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Faith, Belief and Truth – a perspective…

Feb 13th, 2018 | By

The Martyrdom of St John the Evangelist by Albrecht Durer – 1497-98 – Woodcut ‘To one who has faith, no explanation is necessary. To one without faith, no explanation is possible.’ – Thomas Aquinas   Many modern day Neo-Pagan’s will have you believe in a Pagan worldview that casts our historical Ancestors as the heroic

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The story behind Traditional Witchcraft for Urban Living

Jul 11th, 2017 | By

By Melusine Draco Every book has a story behind the story of how it came to be written. It may be about a life-long passion, a personal journey, the need to share an experience or knowledge. It may have been fermenting in the brain for years, or sprung fully formed from a blinding epiphany. Whether

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Lee Morgan’s haunted books

Jun 29th, 2017 | By

In this video from Watkins, Moon Books author Lee Morgan talks about traditional witchcraft, the occult artistic renaissance, and the power of magic to fertilise the imagination. A Deed without a Name weaves together cutting-edge research into traditional witchcraft with insider information and practical know-how. Utilising his own decades of experience in witchcraft and core-shamanism Lee

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Study with Melusine Draco

Feb 20th, 2016 | By

Melusine Draco is the author of a very popular traditional witchcraft series – books exploring traditional witchcraft for fields and hedgerows, for the seashore, for woods and forests and urban living, alongside a number of other excellent books. If you want to take your traditional witchcraft studies that bit further, here are some options for studying

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