The first-ever annual Witchies Awards have been announced. 7 Llewellyn authors have been honored for their work:
Outstanding Book of the Year: Psychic Witch, by Mat Auryn
Outstanding Author of the Year: Mat Auryn
Outstanding New Author of the Year: Mat Auryn
Outstanding New Blog of the Year: A Crow and the Dead, written by Mortellus (author of Do I Have to Wear Black?)
Exceptional Blog Post of the Year: “Riots, Racism, Representation, Rights, and Reparations...A Rant” (Voodoo Universe), written by Lilith Dorsey (author of Water Magic)
Exceptional Vlog Episode of the Year: "Don't Put Other Witches on Pedestals," by Thorn Mooney (author of Traditional Wicca)
Here in the northern hemisphere, Samhain is almost upon us, but for our southern hemisphere friends, it is time for Beltane. To help you celebrate, we’ve rounded up our best rituals, spells, books, and more!
A May Eve Incantation: Beltane is one of the most important holidays in the Pagan year. Beltane celebrates life and growth, manifested this time of year by fruit and flower. To get in touch with the fertile flavor of the season, try this simple Beltane incantation.
Magickal May Wine for Beltane: Drink this May wine to welcome in the spring and renew your sense of youth and vigor.
Beltane Tarot Spread: May is a time of
Readers, please enjoy this guest blog post by Lilith Dorsey, author of the new Water Magic.
Deep down, I'm a dirt-loving witch, and I like to use herbs, flowers, and other botanicals in all of my magic. This is definitely true for Water Magic, which is the title of my upcoming book from Llewellyn. The following plants can be used fresh or dried on your altar or shrine as a water-inspired offering, they can be used to make an infusion that can then be used as a magical bath or wash for your floors, or they can be combined and burned on charcoal to create a water-inspired incense.
Coconut: Technically this isn't a fruit or a nut, but instead a drupe. Whatever you call them,
Today we hosted the first event in our new Llewellyn Virtual Author Forum Series!
The Llewellyn Virtual Author Forum is a bi-monthly series of free online roundtable events that feature your favorite Llewellyn authors discussing topics important to you and answering your questions.
Our first in the series, on Ancestor Work and Veneration, featured Badass Ancestors author Patti Wigington, Magickal Mediumship author Danielle Dionne, The Witch's Book of Spirits author Devin Hunter, and What Is Remembered Lives author Phoenix LeFae.
Did you miss the live event? No worries! Stream it here.