Runic Book of Days by S. Kelley Harrell
Uncategorized / September 14, 2018

Title: Runic Book of Days Author: S. Kelley Harrell Publisher: Inner Traditions / Destiny Books Release Date: September 11, 2018 Pages: 208 Description A step-by-step guide to working with the runes throughout the year • Explains how the 24 runes of the Elder Futhark each rule the calendar for a half-month • Details the runes most powerful during each runic half-month, what they portend for personal and spiritual wellbeing, and techniques for creating relationships with them • Includes structured devotionals for each half-month and runic initiation rituals for the 8 pagan Sabbats, or holy days, such as the Summer Solstice (Litha) and Lughnssadh (the first harvest holy day) The Old Norse runes, known as the Elder Futhark, have long joined forces with the cycles of the seasons to offer powerful initiations, guidance, and wisdom. Aligning the sacred festivals, plantings, and harvests of ancient runic calendars with our modern 12-month calendar, Kelley Harrell reveals how the runes can once again offer initiations as well as instruct us on the holy days and creative rhythms of today. Drawing on her more than 25 years of shamanic practice and runic study, Harrell offers a step-by-step primer to work with the runes throughout the…

The Witch’s Wand by Alferian Guydion MacLir
Reviews / March 3, 2018

Title: The Witch's Wand Series: The Witch's Tools Series Author: Dr. Alferian Gwydion MacLir Publisher: Llewellyn Publications Release Date: December 8, 2015 Pages: 264 With a wave and a flick, you’ll discover the fascinating history, tradition, and modern uses of the wand. From a variety of spells and rituals to methods for making your own wand, master wandmaker Alferian Gwydion MacLir presents a wealth of knowledge that witches of all levels can use. Filled with valuable information on crafting wands with specific stones or crystals, incorporating the magical qualities of trees, and using wands and staves in ceremonies and seasonal festivals, The Witch’s Wand is a fun, easy-to-use guide to these powerful tools. It also features nuggets of wisdom written by well-known witches that show how the wand is a constant companion and source of inspiration in the magical life. Book Review: The Witch’s Wand by Alferian Guydion MacLir Review by Dawn Thomas 264 Pages Publisher: Llewellyn Publications Release Date: December 5, 2015 Reference, Spirituality, Religion, New Age, Paganism, Earth-Based Religions   This book is part of the Witch’s Tool series by Llewellyn Publications.   These are the sections in the book.   What is a wand? Wands in Legend…