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Book Review: Black Dog Folklore by Mark Norman

Cover of the Paperback edition of Black Dog Folklore By Mark Norman © Troy Books

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, the Black Dog has been the spirit that has captured my attention so completely. Mark Norman’s book “Black Dog Folklore” has……


Wyldwood Radio Interviews and Reviews Being Added

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We have begun adding old interviews and reviews from Wyldwood Radio and the old e-zine Wyldspirit to our site today. We are also adding in artist features and articles from across five of the seven years that Wyldwood Radio has been active. Sadly we have lost access to most of the material from before 2013……


Oracle Review – The Druid Tarot

Druid Tarot Cover

The Druid Tarot is a refreshing and……


Book Review – Traditional Witchcraft: A Cornish Book of Ways by Gemma Gary

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This article was originally written for Wyldwood Radio in 2017.

Traditional Witchcraft: A Cornish Book of Ways by Gemma Gary
Published by Troy Books, Cornwall

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……


Book Review: A Kitchen Witch’s World of Magical Plants and Herbs by Rachel Patterson

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Nemetona wrote a review of A Kitchen Witch’s World of Magical Plants and Herbs by Rachel Patterson for Issue 3 of Wyldspirit (The Wyldwood Radio e-zine in September 2014)

The spirit of plants and herbs can be a very magical thing to work with, and if you’re looking for a place to get started,……


Book Review: The Path of Druidry by Penny Billington

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This review was written by Herne for Wyldspirit issue 2 (The June 2014 edition of the Wyldwood Radio e-zine)


Oracle Review: A Druid Ogham Oracle

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This review fist appeared in issue 1 of Wyldspirit (The Wyldwood Radio e-zine, March 2014) and was written by Herne.

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 to be used within……


Album Review: Voluspá’s EP

The cover for the EP from Voluspá

This review was written by Nemetona for Wyldlings Issue 6 (The January 2014 and final edition off the Wyldwood Radio Newsletter before it was replaced with Wyldspirit)

Hailing from Norway, Voluspá are a wonderful combination of musicians. With the beautiful vocals of Sól and the accompaniment of different musical styles and backing vocals, this……


Album Review: Alvenrad by Sowulo

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Here is our review of Alvenrad by Dutch Pagan Folk band Sowulo. This was first published in the December 2013 edition of the Wyldwood Radio Newsletter (Issue 5).

This is the debut album from the Dutch folk band Sowulo, and it is beautiful. The album is packed with haunting melodies and the flow from……


Album Review: Dies Nox et Omnia by Cesair

Cover art for Dies Nox et Omnia. © Orchus

This review was written by Nemetona for Issue 3 of Wyldlings (the November 2013 edition of the Wyldwood Radio Newsletter)

Atmospheric, haunting and beautiful are just three words which can be used to describe an album such as this. From the first song, Prologue, you are entranced with the music which is weaved together……