In a recent episode of the podcast, North American folk magic expert Cory Thomas Hutcheson helped me peel back a new layer in a local mystery that's been on my mind for a couple of years now. In 2019 a friend of mine was working with the local library cataloguing and translating old French-Canadian news … Continue reading Les Sorciers de Walkerville
I recently had the extreme pleasure of being a guest on The Cannabis Act Podcast, which broadcasts out of an actual studio here in Windsor. Jon and Nic were so great and so much fun to chat with! We talked cannabis, podcasting, and making a go at creative self-employment in this dumpster fire of an … Continue reading Check me out on The Cannabis Act Podcast!
/5! Heralded as one of the greatest figures in the history of modern witchcraft, Doreen Valiente made an unparalleled contribution to contemporary spiritual practice. This book tells her fascinating story, from her earliest encounters with the Craft to her work with Gerald Gardner and her emergence as one of the foremost thinkers in the revival … Continue reading Book Review of Shadows: Doreen Valiente, Witch by Philip Heselton
It’s no secret that twilight is the most magical time of day. The sky is a beautiful gradient of light blues, deep pinks and oranges and finally a dusky purple, just creeping over the trees – or in my neighbourhood, houses. If you’re as lucky as I am all of the lilacs in your neighborhood … Continue reading The Magic of a Twilight Bike Ride
After the very long and well researched previous episode of the podcast, I decided to take it a little easy and talk about some current events here in Windsor. First I review a new book - Legacy of Magick by Ellen Dugan. Ms. Dugan is an incredibly popular pagan non-fiction author and it shines … Continue reading Readin’ and Weedin’ – Podcast Ep
Past generations have fought against alcohol prohibition, have fought for women's rights to vote and receive safe abortions, they fought to bestow well deserved basic rights on people of colour, and to allow LGBT people to marry (in Canada is happened quite some time ago) - and my generations big shift seems to be the … Continue reading The Fight for Legal Weed Comes to Windsor
I don't live in a place where it's unusual to be fat. I've grown up seeing fat women everywhere, having fat friends and despite a serious lack of shopping options, always feeling like I was fashionable. In recent years, I've noticed a shift here in Windsor. I see fewer and fewer fashionable fat ladies on … Continue reading The Windsor-Essex Fat Babe Squad