Category Archives: Samhain

Samhain, The End of Harvest and Witches New Year

,…Samhain is an original Gaelic celebration spelled Sammhuin in Scots Gaelic… Continue reading

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Folklore of the Blackthorn – Dark Crone of the Woods

His ghost, along with the infamous Blackthorn staff, is still said to haunt the Edinburgh West Bow district. Continue reading

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Feuille-morte

“To make a countryman understand what feuille-morte­ colour signifies, it may suffice to tell him, it is the colour of withered leaves in autumn. “ Continue reading

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From the Wortcunner’s Cabinet: Dittany of Crete

To obtain a bouquet of Dittany, it was said, you had to truly be in love. I only hope they were met with satisfactory results! Continue reading

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Crystal of the Week: Hag Stones

… you don’t find Hag Stones, they find you. Continue reading

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Magickal, Mysterious, Whitby Jet

Some say it “ain’t Jet if it ain’t from Whitby!” Continue reading

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The Magick of Broom

A traditional rhyme from Sussex says: “Sweep the house with blessed Broom in May / sweep the head of the household away.” Continue reading

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