Category: Witch History

  • Familiars

    Familiars

    Our furry, scaley & feathery friends: If you’ve ever read the Sabrina comics, watched the TV series Sabrina the Teenage Witch, or its newest adaptation, The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina — then you’ll be familiar with…familiars (haha). Salem the cat is an iconic representation of the witch’s familiar. In traditional witch lore, a familiar was […]

  • From Paganism to Activism

    From Paganism to Activism

    Answering the question: “What is witchcraft?” Witchcraft is a very broad term and is defined by different folks in different ways. Magic, spell casting, and spirit work are universal practices and have origins in many different cultures. In Early Modern Europe, witchcraft was viewed as an anti-Christian, dark practice involving demons, harmful intentions, and curses. […]