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Witchcraft in Modern Music

The image of the witch runs deep in feminist and female-centred art. In today’s current climate, a potent and fascinating shift is happening in the use of this witch imagery in pop music. 951 more words

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The appeal of Witchcraft to women

The tradition of witchcraft has a rich history that is consistently and continuously correlated with girlhood. Consider the story of Betty Parris and Abigail Williams, whose accusations of witchcraft sparked the Salem Witch Trials. 2,343 more words

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Folklore, Magic and Mysteries: Modern Witchcraft and Folk Culture in Britain

During the October half term, I visited Preston Manor in Brighton in order to see the temporary exhibition on Doreen Valiente, an English Witch who was responsible for writing much of the early religious liturgy within the tradition of Gardnerian Wicca. 1,299 more words

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New Post on Jean Dark's blog

WTF Have They Done To The Moon?
SHARE if you like sky-clad witches in the moonlight.

The moon is our closest most visible heavenly body and has had influence on human culture for millennia. 46 more words

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Sick witches & badly drawn runes

Thanks to three whole days of vertigo and vomiting, this sick witch has put her magickal foot down.✨


20th Century Witchcraft: The religion of Wicca

When looking into the contemporary effects of the representations of witchcraft, it’s important to take into account the cultural and religious implications. Wicca, a neo-pagan religion, was debatably established in the 1940s, a surprisingly current development. 1,411 more words

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Four Shells Protection Spell

Hello everyone! After weeks and weeks of thinking and worrying, I’ve finally found the courage to start my very own blog! (Scary…)

I had such a hard time coming up with something for my first post, and in the end I thought, ‘why not post a simple spell just to break the ice?’. 283 more words

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