An altar is a very powerful tool but you don’t need to have one if you don’t want one. And if space or secrecy are a thing for you, it is perfectly okay to keep your altar pieces in a box and bring them out only when you are using them. Altars are one amazing place to work your Craft from and I couldn’t live without one now that I’ve had one. But the fact is I worked without one for many years. And it certainly didn’t make me any less of a Witch.Read More
The arrival of Ostara provides us with an opportunity to celebrate the return of the light half of the year. For our Ancestors that was pretty exciting stuff. It signified that they had survived the dark, cold months of the year. They had managed to stay warm enough. And they had successfully stretched their stores of food throughout the season of lack. The onset of the season of plenty had arrived. And they were all about getting out there and showing their reverence for the return of the Sun.Read More
But what is a Witch to do when she is out and about, or maybe traveling, and wants to perform magical workings by an altar. I mean she doesn’t NEED an altar to work magic. So there's that!
But still, there are times when sitting by a cleared space, which has been infused with your own intentions, and adorned with the magical tools of your choosing can provide a real mental boost. The kind of boost a Witch can really use when she is mustering up the magnitude of energy it can take to cast an effective spell.Read More