Posts tagged "witches"

Ditch Your #Squadgoals for A Grown Ass Coven

Taylor Swift’s got nothing on Manon.

Maud Deitch | October 30, 2015 - 10:30 am

I Am A Witch: Finding & Unleashing My Feminine Power

Blessed Samhain!
OK, so maybe you don’t know what that means. Five years ago, I wouldn’t have had any idea either.
In witch speak, Goddess speak, wise woman healer speak, that…

Sarah Durham Wilson | October 29, 2015 - 1:30 pm

#WitchyGirlProbs: “My Familiar Is Kind Of A Dick!”

On what to do when your familiar is an asshole – plus, the ethics of love spells and the people they attract. …

Maud Deitch & Megan Reynolds | October 29, 2015 - 11:30 am

Meet The Witches Of Instagram

You probably didn’t realize it, but according to astrologists, back in 2012, the Earth and its inhabitants began a powerful period of spiritual awakening, prophesied by the Mayans as a shift in…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 28, 2015 - 3:40 pm

Salem Witch: This Warlock Is Harassing Me

A woman who calls herself a witch priestess is taking the self-proclaimed “world’s best-known warlock” to court over accusations of harassment. Lori Sforza, who runs a witchcraft shop and leads…

Newser | October 28, 2015 - 12:45 pm

Witches Of America Won’t Make You A Believer In Magic, But It Will Help You Consider Its Possibilities

This book won’t change the minds of deep-seated skeptics, but it will at least crack the doors of perception for those willing to listen. …

Megan Reynolds | October 27, 2015 - 2:40 pm

Witch Week: Welcome To Our Coven

This Halloween week, to celebrate the power of witches, witchcraft and magic, we’re exploring the rise of witches as a cultural phenomenon, from all angles.

Megan Reynolds | October 26, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Why The Queer Community Loves Witches

Do you love witches? Are you queer? Me too. My personal favorite is April Ludgate. It might not have been scripted into “Parks and Recreation” that April was literally a

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 21, 2015 - 1:35 pm

A Group Of Brooklyn Witches Are Hexing Donald Trump

Brooklyn-based bruja and activist Yeni Sleidi threw together this video of some of her witch friends doing their best to halt Donald Trump’s lockstep towards the Republican nomination — by hexing him…

Megan Reynolds | September 11, 2015 - 12:30 pm

12 Quirky Throwback Halloween Movies That Won’t Terrify You

Sometimes, instead of scaring yourself half to death with the “The Shining” and “American Horror Story,” you’d rather just kick back and get lost in the nostalgia of an old-school…

Claire Hannum | October 31, 2014 - 2:00 pm

11 Witches From Fiction Who Embody What Feminism Really Means

Of all the spooky beings spotlighted on Halloween, none is more truly badass than the witch.
Sure, they may seem a little square in the age of sexy zombies and…

Huffington Post Women | October 31, 2014 - 11:45 am

Women Killed For Being “Witches” In Rural India

From 2000 to 2012, experts say as many as 2,500 people — many of them women — in rural India have been accused of “witchcraft,” tortured and killed. Usually…

Jessica Wakeman | July 21, 2014 - 5:45 pm

Here’s Your Delicious First Glimpse At “American Horror Story: Coven”

Could Jessica Lange actually be a good witch? In the past two seasons of “American Horror Story,” she has only played terrifying villianesses with the blackest of hearts, so my…

Jessica Wakeman | September 23, 2013 - 1:20 pm

The “American Horror Story: Coven” Teaser Is Here!

Mark your calendars: October 9th is the debut of “American Horror Story: Coven,” the third season of the campy, terrifying and highly watchable FX show. “Coven” is set in New…

Jessica Wakeman | September 10, 2013 - 5:30 pm

“American Horror Story” Season To Focus On The Salem Witch Trials?

“American Horror Story” season three cast members are dropping hints that the show will focus on the Salem witch trials. [E! Online]
Emma Watson is in talks to…

Jessica Wakeman | March 1, 2013 - 10:00 am

5 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Witches

“Double, double toil and trouble, fire burn and cauldron bubble.” You are probably envisioning a bunch of warty, green-faced witches with broomsticks and pointy, black hats huddled arounds a cauldron…

The Frisky | October 5, 2012 - 9:00 am

Bad News For Online Witches And Wizards: Ebay Bans Potions And Spells

This is a public service announcement: if you’re in need of any kind of spell, potion, psychic reading, or enchantment and prefer to procure your magical products via an online…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 21, 2012 - 10:20 am

Wait, Witches’ “Broomsticks” Were Actually Dildos?

According to this random piece of unidentified text I found on the interweb (which therefore must be 100 percent factual), medieval witches inserted magic potions or “flying ointment” into their…

Ami Angelowicz | November 13, 2011 - 11:00 am

New Cure For Infertility: Witchcraft!

With all of the modern technology available to help couples conceive, some people are going back to the dark ages to treat infertility. There is a piece in the Daily

Ami Angelowicz | June 25, 2011 - 3:30 pm