Imbolc is a pagan holiday halfway between winter solstice and spring equinox. It symbolizes the return of early spring. In this post, I examine how that relates to dealing with grief.
Author: The Witch Wives
How I first became aware of Thor
So it's THORSday again, and it's day 2 of the Thor's 30 Days of Deity Devotion: "How did you first become aware of this deity?"
Who else is Frigg?
We're on day 8 of the challenge with writing about Frigg, and the assignment is "variations on this deity (aspects, regional forms, etc.)" Which I think is the perfect time to dive into the Frigg-Freyja controversy (and other times Frigg is conflated with other gods).
New Frigg post tomorrow!
You'll generally see Frigg posts on Friday. But it got really long and I'm very sick, so you'll have to wait.
A basic introduction to Thor
Thor is the son of Odin and arguably the most popular of the Norse gods. It was his legendary hammer, Mjölnir, which became the symbol of Nordic paganism both historically and in the modern day...
New Year: New Growth
Every time I got down about not making time for blog posts, I tried to keep in mind that it's quite probable that many of you are going through the same thing. That's something that has always been at the core of my social media usage - to share what I like, what I think, and who I am without trying to look "perfect."
Hey, best witches! I'm afraid this blog is going dark until November due to us needing to work our butts off for for two wonderful upcoming opportunities. On the 26, Jess will be reading tarot and Kendra will be pendulum divining at a haunted history tour Markham. More details will come on our Instagram and … Continue reading Hiatus
Making promises and compromises to Thor
We're taking a break from the whole 30 Days thing for a story time post: This one is about negotiating terms with Thor in order to get through a thunderstorm.
For day 7 of the 30 Days of Deity Devotion, we're covering all the names, epithets, etc. regarding Frigg. This took a really long time to do for such a short post, not just because I've been immensely busy but because these were really hard to dig up.
Friends & Associates of Frigg
Hey, best witches! It's day 6 of 30 Days of Deity Devotion, and so today's mission is to lay out all of Frigg's mythological friends & associates.