The difference between Witches and Wiccan

We’ll start with some definitions so we can understand better what we’re talking about. Preparation for the Witches’ Sabbath by David Teniers the Younger. Witchcraft “Witchcraft traditionally means the use of magic or supernatural powers to harm others. A practitioner is a witch.” -Wikipedia “[…] the exercise or invocation of alleged supernatural powers to control [...]

The witch and the broomstick

A short article about the witches broomstick Festival of the Witches (1880) by Luis Ricardo Falero As we all know witches have as one of their way of going from one place to another – the broomstick —, but where did this come from? Today, we’re going to talk a little about the history of [...]

Facts about witches

Elves & Fairies by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite. 1st edition, Lothian, 1916 The word “witch” has its origins in Old English, from Wicca or Wicce. A witch is a male or a female that practices witchcraft or possesses some kind of supernatural power. Some interesting and random facts about witches and witchcraft, both old and modern. [...]

A Halloween tale

The end of October was coming fast, everyone was getting ready for Halloween in the small town of "Blueberry wine", which was, of course, famous for its blueberry wine. The town had approximately 50 houses, so it wasn't hard to remember who lived where, but what's certain is that they loved Halloween. They celebrated it [...]

The witch

Our story has its roots in a northern forest, where the grass and the trees get darker by the day, and the sky watches what "The witch" does all day long. She is a teen witch, living alone in the middle of the woods, she doesn't know her name, or if she even has one [...]

Bridge Witch

One night a man was coming from fieldwork with a horse-drawn carriage (the option for field life), on their way home he had to pass by a little bridge, he could see some light under the bridge, even if he wasn’t close yet. When he got close enough, he saw an old lady, completely naked, [...]

The old lady

 There was an old lady, in the county side, living alone in her little house, no children to come to visit her from time to time, no one. Her only source of income was her dairy cow, she would sell milk to the neighbours, but this business was not going well either because some thought she was [...]