What is a Coven?

What is a Coven?

For many years I believed the coven was a group of women that met at certain phases of the moon and carried out sacred work dedicated to women’s medicine. I tried and tried to create a coven. My efforts kept failing. Finally, I learned the Italian word for coven,...

Interview–A Gathering of Priestesses

I was interviewed recently by Gloria Taylor Brown and Kathryn Ravenwood on the show: A Gathering of Priestesses. A Gathering of Priestesses is a series of interviews with women who are part of the spirituality movement in the world. The two women who interviewed me...
The Amazon Tree

The Amazon Tree

This Post is an Excerpt from my book: The Amazon Pattern.   For a number of years, I was in a women’s spiritual group who met to do Earth based rituals in Northern California once a month. For reasons that were not completely clear to any of us, we called...
The Walnut Tree of Benevento Italy

The Walnut Tree of Benevento Italy

The town of Benevento, Italy is famous for the legends of its ancient walnut tree. The Streghe danced around this tree in ritual celebration until it was deliberately cut down in 662 AD. According to Raven Grimassi’s research, the spiritual power specific to the...