Something Witchy this Way Comes

Something Witchy this Way Comes

Who else is counting down the days to Samhain?? I’m approaching the time of year that I start thinking and planning not only what I’d like to do on the day, but the entire week beforehand. What are you doing this All Hallow’s Eve? Photo credit

Rediscovery

Rediscovery

Spiritual journeys are not supposed to be quick, or easy. They should not be over in a year and a day, nor should they have only one clear path forward. The dirt roads we find ourselves on are supposed to confuse the hell out of us, mystify us with their ways, stun us with their … Continue reading

Dirt, Sweat and Daisies

Dirt, Sweat and Daisies

If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need. -Marcus Tullius Cicero Gardening is an almost spiritual experience for me. The sun reddening my skin is my hymnal; my fingers in the dirt is my prayer; every carefully placed plant is a dream I leave in Mother Nature’s hands. To garden … Continue reading

“Life”

“Life”

Life can be the sunshine, On peaceful days with bright blue skies, Or life can be the raindrops, That fall like tears squeezed from your eyes, Life can be the heaven, That you’ll only reach through hell, Since you won’t know that you’re happy, If you’ve not been sad as well, Life can teach hard … Continue reading

A Return

A Return

~We are not human beings have a spiritual experience. We are spiritual beings having a human experience.~ The last time I was here, I talked about how a lot of things have changed for me since I started Ayslyn’s Corner more than four years ago. Life has a way of beating us all up, making … Continue reading

A Mother’s Day Blessing

A Mother’s Day Blessing

My stomach began to twist into knots as we tried to find parking. We live in the suburbs of a major city, and the often vicious hunt for parking is a mundane part of life. But the country girl in me always takes it as a bad omen for the coming event; what do these … Continue reading

A Changing of Seasons

A Changing of Seasons

Last post, I confessed to having had a difficult time coming up with content for Ayslyn’s Corner and asked what kinds of things you would like to see here moving forward. It meant a lot to me that several of you took the time to like the post and/or answer the embedded poll – that … Continue reading

A Test of the Audience

Merry meet guys! Lately I’ve been floundering for things to write about here on Ayslyn’s Corner, and I’m contemplating a few potential changes. But before doing anything, I’d like to get your input. If you see this, or follow (or even semi-follow) Ayslyn’s Corner, like this post for me or drop a comment, just so … Continue reading

Source Being a Witch is not a hobby. It’s not a trend or a style. I’m not going to grow out of it. It’s a way of life. It is who I am.