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A Long Overdue End

A Long Overdue End

Dear Wyld Folk, As you well know the last few months have been a real struggle for Wyldwood and but I had hoped that we may raise enough interest and […]

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Published by Herne on January 28, 2022

A Big Change

A Big Change

Over the last two months I have been as subtle as I can when asking for support for Wyldwood Radio however the fact is that I am no longer in […]

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Published by Herne on January 7, 2022

A look back at 2021

A look back at 2021

The New Year is here and it’s time to take a look back at 2021 and a look forward to 2022. Here we are on the other side of the […]

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Published by Herne on January 2, 2022

Wyldspirit Magazine Added to Our Shop

Between March 2014 and June 2016 we produced a quarterly magazine named ‘Wyldspirit’, this was one of our most popular features and each issue was expertly crafted by former team […]

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Published by Herne on December 22, 2021

A photo of Stafford Castle Woods in the Winter by Herne

Winter Solstice 2021

Today is the shortest day of the year, the Winter Solstice, Yule. This sacred day is buffered on either side by the two longest nights. It is cold, even as […]

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Published by Herne on December 21, 2021

10 Years of Wyldwood!

It’s hard for me to look back now at a time when I wasn’t involved with Pagan Radio. Wyldwood began as a simple idea, a momentary flash of inspiration from […]

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Published by Herne on November 6, 2021

An Interview with: Daemonia Nymphe

Krista – Thank you for your time and for speaking to us at Wyldwood Radio. I have listened to you for many years and your music genuinely transports me back […]

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Published by Krista Gale on September 5, 2021

Earth My Body: An Essential Pagan Ethic

Around nearly every Pagan campfire, during nearly every coven or grove meeting, at nearly every Pagan camp, you may very well hear “Earth my body, Water my blood, Air my […]

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Published by Herne on July 29, 2021

A long overdue (but brief) update

A long overdue (but brief) update

I have never been very good at keeping up regular journals, diaries or blogs so perhaps I’m not the best person to be left in charge or regular updates 😉 […]

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Published by Herne on June 28, 2021

An interview with: Munknörr

An interview with: Munknörr

Munknörr create wonderful music with a fusion of sounds and each layer of it really works perfectly together.  With albums like Futharuna, one can’t help but feel an immediate connection with the ancestors in a […]

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Published by Krista Gale on June 22, 2021

Deity: Thunderer

In the first of our series of articles to focus on deities within Paganism, I examine the thunderer. It is my intention to set a mood in which we can […]

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An Interview with: Osi and the Jupiter

An Interview with: Osi and the Jupiter

This month Krista interviewed Osi and The Jupiter.  Straight out of Ohio, Sean Deth brings us a unique refreshing Pagan Folk sound with organic melodies which really give us a […]

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Published by Krista Gale on April 24, 2021

2020 Roundup

2020 Roundup

I’m still reeling from the events of 2020. At least I know what it was that caused me to be so damn ill in January! It’s been a weird year […]

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Published by Herne on December 31, 2020

Conversations – What is a God?

Conversations – What is a God?

I often get into really interesting conversations about various Pagan subjects with people from various walks of life. Recently I was talking with a colleague at my day job. He […]

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Published by Herne on August 15, 2020

August 2020 Update

August 2020 Update

What a year! 2020 has been surreal for pretty much everyone. It has been interesting and at times frightening to see the million different ways that different communities have reacted […]

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Published by Herne on August 9, 2020

Book Review: The Devil’s Dozen: Thirteen Rites of the Old One

Book Review: The Devil’s Dozen: Thirteen Rites of the Old One

The world of modern Witchcraft and indeed wider Paganism has been desperately disconnected from the darker aspects of the craft; obsessed as we seem to be with the light, we […]

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Published by Herne on February 22, 2020

Welcome Back to the Wyldwood!

Welcome Back to the Wyldwood!

The Wyldwood is ever changing, growing, forming new paths and sacred spaces. This new website brings new life to some old parts of the Wyldwood and brings in new and […]

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Published by Herne on December 12, 2019

Why Animism is Important Today

Why Animism is Important Today

Now I’m not going to say that Animism is THE answer to climate change, war, poverty or our existential crisis, but I am going to say that developing an Animistic […]

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Published by Herne on March 28, 2019

Book Review: Cave and Cosmos

Book Review: Cave and Cosmos

Cave and Cosmos – Shamanic Encounters with Another Reality is the perfect sequel to the late Michael Harner’s legendary work The Way of the Shaman which led many western people […]

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Published by Herne on March 5, 2019

Interview with Damh the Bard

Interview with Damh the Bard

In this episode Herne chats with British Pagan folk legend, Damh the Bard about the upcoming release of Y Mabinogi: the Second Branch. Damh talks about the importance of reviving […]

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Published by Herne on September 6, 2018

Book Review: Black Dog Folklore

Barghest, Bear Ghost, Old Shuck, Old Ben… The Black Dog! I have always been fascinated with the various stories of spirits that inhabit the British Isles, but among them all, […]

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Published by Herne on August 11, 2018

Interview with Inkubus Sukkubus: 30th Anniversary!

Herne talks with Candia and Tony of Inkubus Sukkubus as they prepare to release the final album in the Tales of Witchcraft and Wonder trilogy. They talk about the inspiration […]

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Published by Herne on August 8, 2018

Artist Interview: Olga Demidova

Artist Interview: Olga Demidova

Recently Herne spoke with Russian artist and photographer about her art, her inspiration and her views on spirituality. In this interview Olga tells us about her journey in art and […]

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Published by Herne on July 30, 2018

Deck Review: The Druid Tarot

Deck Review: The Druid Tarot

The Druid Tarot is a refreshing and bold attempt to produce a tarot deck which incorporates a good draught from both ancient and more modern Druid and Celtic lore. At […]

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Published by Herne on July 1, 2018

Book Review: Traditional Witchcraft by Gemma Gary

Book Review: Traditional Witchcraft by Gemma Gary

If this is the first book on Traditional Witchcraft that you have read then it will help to give you a solid grounding in the history and practice of the […]

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Published by Herne on September 1, 2017

Art for their Sake: The charity work of George Nicholas

Art for their Sake: The charity work of George Nicholas

In March 2015 Herne interviewed the fantastic George Nicholas (Cernunnos Rising), who is the brains behind the fantastic charity project, Art for their Sake as well as Impact Murals. George, […]

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Published by Herne on March 1, 2015

Esther Remmington: Artwork and a Love of Fairy Tales, Myth and Magic

Esther Remmington: Artwork and a Love of Fairy Tales, Myth and Magic

This artist feature first appeared in Wyldspirit issue 3 (Wyldwood Radio e-zine September 2014) For as long as I can remember, I have had a love of fairytales, myth and […]

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Published by Herne on September 1, 2014

Book Review: The Path of Druidry by Penny Billington

Book Review: The Path of Druidry by Penny Billington

This review was written by Herne for Wyldspirit issue 2 (The June 2014 edition of the Wyldwood Radio e-zine) It’s been a long time since I opened a book on […]

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Published by Herne on June 1, 2014

Artist Interview: Jessica Valentine

Artist Interview: Jessica Valentine

This interview originally appeared in Wyldspirit issue 2 (June 2014) and was entitled: Art and Inspiration: ‘Hex Signs – American Mandalas by Jessica Valentine’ Throughout Southeastern Pennsylvania, Hex signs or […]

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Deck Review: A Druid Ogham Oracle

Deck Review: A Druid Ogham Oracle

This wonderful deck of Ogham Oracle cards was created by Steve Rumelhart and Greywolf (Philip Shallcrass). It has been produced by the BDO (British Druid Order) and was originally meant […]

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Published by Herne on March 19, 2014

Artist Interview: Zsófia Kölcze

Artist Interview: Zsófia Kölcze

I was born into an ethnically Hungarian family in Covasna, Transylvania, in 1984. My parents and I moved to Denmark in 1988 where we’ve lived since, but we’ve held on […]

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Published by Herne on March 1, 2014

An image of the band (Eluveitie) with the band logo across the bottom

An Interview with Chrigel of Eluveitie

Our first ever interview on Wyldwood Radio is an interview with Chrigel of Eluveitie! Here Nemetona speaks with Chrigel who is taking time out of the busy European tour! Nemetona: […]

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Published by Herne on December 12, 2012

A photo of the band Telling the Bees

An Interview with Andy Letcher of Telling the Bees

This month we sit down for an interview with Andy Letcher of Telling the Bees in his quiet home in Oxford. This interview was done under the old station name […]

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Published by Herne on March 20, 2012