For Hekate

Hekate, Titan and Queen, Goddess of the moon’s ancient magic, Keeper of the haunted celestial palace of daemons shaping the destinies of mortals, Bearer of the holy lantern shining pale light into the yawning dark, Guide and guardian of black night’s liminal rites and chthonic secrets, To you I give due honor and reverence.

The Weavers’ Wyrd Wonders

Mightily wove they | the web of fate, While Bralund’s towns | were trembling all; And there the golden | threads they wove, And in the moon’s hall | fast they made them. ~ Poetic Edda, Helgakvitha Hjorvarthssonar I, Verse 3 Weaving has been an integral part of human civilization for millennia. Though I’ve known…

A Prayer to Macha

For the last several months, a good friend and I have been meeting via video chat as often as we can to discuss Morpheus Ravenna’s The Book of the Great Queen: The Many Faces of the Morrigan from Ancient Legends to Modern Devotions chapter by chapter. The book is robust, offering page after page of…