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Understanding the Ogham Alphabet

Each Ogham letter has its own sound[s] to convey its meaning… 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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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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Samhain and the Magick of Blackthorn

Blackthorn is associated with death quite frequently. Samhain is the death of the old year whilst hailing in the new.   Continue reading

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