Altars in Animism

There has been a lot of discussion recently in the groups where I participate regarding altars, so I thought I should share my two cents here at the hut as well. What is an altar? How do we use an…

The Myth of the Introverted Empath

Something I see a lot is the idea that spiritual awareness has a direct relationship with empathy and introversion. The more spiritually aware you are, the more introverted and the more of an empath you are. Today, I’d like to…

MY Type of Witch

My type of witch is complex. I don’t fit into a mold – never really have, to be honest. It seems to me that a witch like this is often dubbed “eclectic.” I like the idea of the word eclectic…

Finding The Heart Tree

The first time I found a heart tree, I was walking in a patch of preserved ancient woodland near to my home, on the edge of London. I had come across this particular place while out wandering and was surprised…