Overcoming Doubt

About a week ago, I underwent my witchcraft initiation ritual. Since I’m a solitary practitioner, I wrote the ritual, and enlisted my mentor’s assistance as my witness. This wasn’t necessarily the best idea. Having him there caused me to feel very self-conscious and worried about doing things wrong. Even though I’m a solitary practitioner and…

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Parenting–and Being–Adults

When one’s children become adults, and go from living in the same house and leaving dirty dishes everywhere to having their own home, at least part of the time, it’s an adjustment on both sides. The now-adult child is trying to find their footing on their own. Going to college or moving on to a…

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Relearning What the Child Knew

When I was a child, I believed in magic. Completely and wholeheartedly. I heard voices when no one was around. I had conversations with the wind and with trees. I felt things changing. Sometimes, if I tried hard enough, I felt like I caused change. And I had “imaginary” friends who knew a lot more…

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Distance Healing

I was talking with someone recently about distance energy healing, and they asked how I can do healing over the Internet. The answer is, I don’t do it over the Internet. Most of the energy healing modalities with which I’m familiar have methods for doing healing by distance; that is, healing when the healer is…

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Welcome to the New Site!

My old site was awesome, in my somewhat biased opinion. But there were issues with it, partly with the hosting company and partly with the content. I made plans to revise the content, and I decided to go with a different hosting company. The problem: My old hosting company doesn’t allow websites to be migrated…

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