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What Exactly is a Wizard?

What Exactly is a Wizard?
A warlock may be the male version of a witch, and a sorceress may be the female equivalent of a wizard, but the later has the greater empowerment and positivity! Yes it is true, the wizard gets the esteem and glory, yet the four have similar job desc... read more

Witches: Healers, Midwives and Wise Women

Witches: Healers, Midwives and Wise Women
In a clash between the powerful Christian Church and woman advancing themselves with education and natural medicine, thousands of women were put to death as witches. Worldwide witchcraft hysteria began around 1300AD and continued till 1750, four hund... read more

The Last Days of Autumn

The Last Days of Autumn
Autumn is a season of colour and preparation. We barely notice animals preparing for winter unless we know the signs, that of course is more obvious in snow covered continents. The crowning glory of trees in red and amber flaunt their magnificence in the last days of autumn. read more

Ancestor Worship

Ancestor Worship
Is there a place for ancestor worship in modern society? For thousands of year many cultures with various beliefs celebrated the people that came before them. With elaborate ceremonies they welcomed their ancestor’s spirits back at special times of year, to let them know that they are thought of and appreciated. read more

Ask and it shall appear – Manifestation in 2018

Ask and it shall appear – Manifestation in 2018
Through religion and good manners people are taught that asking for something is an uncouth sin that should not be uttered. It’s no wonder that so many suffer in silence when others are willing to share. This is of course bad for manifesting th... read more

Beltane: Spring Fertility Festival

Beltane: Spring Fertility Festival
I’ve often thought the pagan nature festival Beltane, could be celebrated by any group, family or individual regardless of their preferred spiritual beliefs. What better to revere than the natural world around us? The area we live in gives us f... read more

The Goddess Movement

The Goddess Movement
My primary school aged daughter recently asked me what a goddess is after watching a television commercial. It’s not always easy explaining the spiritual or moments of growth and empowerment to the very young, but what a wonderful question! read more

Reconciliation

Reconciliation
Australia is a vast beautiful island continent; home to many cultural identities. Long before this time Aboriginal people spent their days hunting and gathering their way along the songline’s of the land. They met for ceremonies, looked forward to seasonal gatherings of food and could survive harsh climatic change. read more

The Foundation of Ancient Mythology

The Foundation of Ancient Mythology
Mythology is deeply embedded in our cultural heritage. There are fantastic stories in most cultures, but what percentage is truth, fantasy, creativity, embellishment, religious undertones or philosophical riddles? read more

Australia Day: Celebrate & Appreciate

Australia Day: Celebrate & Appreciate
Australia is a vast and ancient landscape with distinctive plants, birdlife and animals. The southern position of this landmass was somehow missed by explorers making it one of the last to be discovered by Europeans. Australia has been inhabited by the Aboriginal people for at least sixty thousand years with an advanced cultural heritage in art, music, dance and spiritual communion with the natural world. read more