Category: Articles

Bringing Forgotten Deities Back to Life

Cernunnos as featured on the Gunderstrupp Cauldron. Photo by https://natmus.dk

When I write an article on an ancient British deity it is always done with great difficulty. I want to give you an insight into the process I go through when writing about ancient British deities.


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 understanding of life, the world in which we live and of our relationship to it, is a huge step toward a solution to these problems.


An Authentic British Spiritual Path

Callanish stone circle

What does it mean to attempt walking an ancient path within modern British culture?


We’re back in the US!

The Wyldwood Radio log

Early this morning we received an email from our stream host that their business model had been changed and the Geoblock on the US has now been lifted!


Better Playlists & Track Voting & Requests, Oh My!

The Wyldwood Radio log

Over the last month, despite the loss of the US for our stream, we have been moving Wyldwood Radio onto a software. Everescast is a great piece of radio automation software which allows all of our team members to be able to get hands on with the stream. As a result we have already expanded our playlists to include even more Pagan bands and artists, new playlists are in development and we have two exciting new features!


Wyldwood Radio no longer available in the United States

Over the last month our social media pages have been awash with news that our host (Torontocast) has been Geoblocked in the US. Sadly it’s true.

This has come about after several streaming giants including Spotify, Amazon, Apple and Google asked US music licensing agency ‘Sound Exchange’ to lobby the US government to stop smaller agencies such as our host from streaming inside the US


Magical Leaves

rachel patterson, leaves, into the wilds

If a leaf is big enough it can be used to write wishes and petitions on that can be sent away on the winds, buried in the earth, dropped into running water or burnt in the fire.


Earth my Body – A Pagan Responsibility to the Natural World

A power station spewing smoke into the air

We can as a community begin to heal the world for tomorrow…


Stand Proud the Female Bard!

NSFW warning! Songs about faeries are fine, they bring cheer to the soul, but the skill of the ancient bard lay not only in lifting spirits, but also in damning souls. It is fitting then perhaps that the power of the bard should be gifted to those whose voices have until now been silenced and even now……


Magical Seeds: Acorns, Sycamore, Conkers, Chestnuts, Hazel Nuts & Rosehips

rachel patterson

The offspring of plants and trees and each one has the potential for new beginnings…
If you are out and about and you find seeds on the ground do collect one or two but leave some for Mother Nature to do her thing.  However, if there are plenty then they can be really useful in spell work.