Tag: Witchcraft

Band of the Week: Trobar de Morte

Our band of the week is Spanish Pagan folk band, Trobar de Morte!
Trobar de Morte was founded in way back in 1999 as a project by the talented Lady Morte.


A Focus on Deity: Antlered One

The horned or antlered deity is perhaps the most beloved and iconic within modern Paganism, and the various forms of this ancient deity, which extend back far beyond the rising of agriculture or the taming of the horse, remain a constant inspiration.


Beautiful bounty of berries

The hedgerows are full to bursting with berries at this time of year.  Blackberries you can eat straight from the bush (but not if you are near a main road, probably best to avoid those ones), elderberries can be made into syrups, cordials and of course…wine.  And hawthorn berries are excellent to work magic with.


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Pagan Chat: Paganism and Mental Health with Cat Treadwell and Herne Wyldwood

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In this edition, Herne sits down with Druidess and author, Cat Treadwell to discuss various aspects of Paganism and Mental health including some insights from personal experience. We hope with this episode to be able to help some of our listeners who may be experiencing some of the same issues.

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Making a local connection

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For me, it is about connecting to the land around you.   I don’t live in a tumble-down cottage in the middle of the woods (seriously none of the takeaways deliver…), I do in fact live on the edge of a city.  But the land around me and beneath my feet is ancient.  It has a house on now (obviously) and had dwellings on it before, going back for a very long time.  And the land holds those memories.  There is not only the element of earth beneath our feet but also the history of our ancestors.


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,……


Interview with Lunadea

Herne and Nemetona spoke with Lunadea; a high priestess based in the Netherlands. She is involved in the local community of witches, as well as helping otherwise solitary witches come together for festivals and events within the modern Pagan calendar. This interview was first published in Wyldspirit Issue 3 (The Wyldwood Radio Newsletter in……


Samhuinn: A Reflection by Kristof Denaghel-Wybouw

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This article by Mead entrepreneur Kristof “Taranartos” Denaghel-Wybouw was written for issue 3 of Wyldspirit (The September 2014 edition of the Wyldwood Radio e-zine)

This article is written from my personal point of view, outlined as a druid and a pagan.

Samhuinn, is also known as All Hallow’s Eve, Hallowe’en and Samhain.

We consider this celebration as……