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Beautiful Bella – Rest in Peace

Bella was a companion of mine and my family for over half of my life. The things she loved best were camping, chewing on sticks, sneaking onto the couch to snooze even when she wasn’t allowed, and dozing in the sun. Her dislikes included small children, car rides and being crowded too much, and spinach.

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The Best of The Chaos Witch (so far!)

I’ve had this blog for a while now. In fact, (besides my sadly defunct and dysfunctional livejournal) it has been my most long-lived foray into blogging since… ever. Here are some of the best of posts and highlights for anyone who would like a short ‘hit list’ to catch up on past posts. Decent Chaos

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Imbolc: wattle you gonna do about it?

Imbolc. I quite like the title ‘The Quickening’ and this is the label this sabbat gets in my own eight-spoked wheel. However sometimes I think about calling it ‘Wattlemas’ after the glorious golden wattle which flourished with abandon all over the place in late winter. This is one of my favourites sabbats, as it was

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Ethics, Goals and Culture Jamming + Glamour Bombing

When approaching witchcraft, one is likely to encounter individuals and practices that will differ to one’s own. Often, these views will be firmly embedded in cultural frameworks that will be laden with social and political baggage that can distinctly flavour the craft and can have an impact on the way in which you engage with

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Two of Cups

The final of the twos is complete, now that I found some spare time as the latest semester of university has come to a close. This artwork had a few hiccups, in the form of using a different smoothness of watercolour paper which ended up me doing some sneaky Photoshop work on it to get

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The Underworld

The Underworld is not just a location in myth. It is a liminal space that can be identified on multiple planes, including the physical and psychological.   A lot of my paintings depict, and are concerned with, the underworld as a realm where characters, beings and objects that vibrate. It is a holding space, an

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I Know What You Did Last Samhain, redux (or, what to do when security busts you doing witchy shit in the cemetery)

Last Sunday my coven observed Samhain, timed appropriately with the Full Moon in Scorpio as we usually do. This year in the lead up to the ritual, some of us have been doing a little bit of ancestor work, and this would culminate in a ceremony at one of the local cemeteries. It did seem

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