Monthly Archives: April 2020

Colleen’s Pagan Book Reviews – “Fairycraft: Following The Path Of Fairy Witchcraft,” by Morgan Daimler, @MorganDaimler

IN THE AUTHOR’S WORDS An in-depth manual for practicing Fairy Witchcraft including theology, fairy lore, rituals, holidays, and magical practices. This book aims to pick up where Pagan Portals – Fairy Witchcraft leaves off and teach interested people the comprehensive practice of this system of honoring the Fair Folk and liminal Gods by blending the old Fairy Faith with modern

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COLLEEN’S 2020 #PAGAN #BOOK #REVIEWS – “Paganism for Beginners: The Complete Guide to Nature-Based Spirituality for Every New Seeker,” BY AUTHOR, Althaea Sebastiani, @LadyAlthaea

Featuring Your Next Read! About this Book Embark on the path to Paganism with this essential modern guide Embrace a spiritual journey to commune with nature, rediscover wonder in the world, and reconnect with yourself. Paganism for Beginners is your guide to exploring the diverse magick of modern Paganism. The up-to-date handbook introduces you to a breadth of Pagan traditions and core

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Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 175, #ThemePrompt

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! Can you believe we’re starting on our 175th poetry challenge together? I think that is amazing! Here’s to us, with many more challenges to come! Thanks for all your creativity! It’s the fourth week of the month! Are you ready for a theme prompt? Elizabeth, from Tea and Paper, chose the theme: This month’s theme is:

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Weekly Poetry Challenge Stars | #PhotoPrompt Poetry Challenge 174: Vashti Q Vega

Jude, from Tales Told Different, picked an excellent photo for us this week for our #PhotoPrompt challenge. The haunting image of the young girl gazing wistfully into the distance holds many poetic possibilities. Willow Willers had a great take with her poem HERE. Kim Blades saw something different in her poem HERE. Meanwhile, the IndieShe unleashed her inner poet HERE. In

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#Fairy #Tarot #Friday ~ April 24, 2020

Welcome to Fairy Tarot Friday. Each Friday I’ll share a card from the Fairy Tarot deck by Doreen Virtue & Radleigh Valentine, featuring an uplifting message from the fey. I’ll also include a bit of syllabic poetry inspired by the card reading. The Major Arcana contains 22 cards that describe major events and turning points in our lives (marriage, pregnancy, relationship and

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COLLEEN’S 2020 #BOOK #REVIEWS – “Winter Trials, Northern Witch Book One,” BY AUTHOR, K. S. Marsden, @KSMarsden

Featuring Your Next Weekend Read! About this Book With Midwinter just around the corner, Mark’s Nanna decides that it is time he learnt more about his family heritage. Learning witchcraft shouldn’t be too difficult, right? Balancing school, magic, and the distractions of the gorgeous new guy, should make this a very interesting winter. ~~~~~Northern Witch Series MY RECOMMENDATION I’ve

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Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 174 #PhotoPrompt

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! It’s the third week of the month! Time for a #PhotoPrompt Jude, from Tales Told Different, selected the photo for this month’s challenge. Clearly, his love for romantic poetry is evident in his selection. However, don’t let that be your only guide. Think about what is going on in this image. What do you sense is

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Submit to Auroras & Blossoms Poetry Journal

One of our poetry challenge participants, David Ellis, is a co-founder of the Auroras & Blossoms Poetry Journal. I thought this would be a great time to introduce you to this opportunity to publish your poetry. I’ve copied and pasted the information, so please check out their Submissions page: Read about the cofounders HERE. Submission Guidelines: Here are our

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Weekly Poetry Challenge Stars | Challenge #173 – Synonyms Only: Idea & Fancy

Hello, everyone! Finally, my house painting project has ended. My husband and I are both worn out, but we beat the heat! The highs in Phoenix this week will climb into the nineties, which means it’s time to turn on the air conditioning. I want to thank everyone for putting up with my late comments and lack of content in

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COLLEEN’S 2020 #BOOK #REVIEWS – “Walk Away Silver Heart, Poetry 
poem ‘Madonna
Flowers,’ BY AUTHOR, Frank Prem, @frank_prem

Featuring Your Next Weekend Read! About this Book All day long I have been workingNow I am tired.I call: “Where are you?”But there is only the oak tree rustling in the wind . . .from Madonna of the Evening Flowers Drawing on the phrasing of the early 20th Century Amy Lowell poem Madonna of the Evening Flowers (above) Frank Prem

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