About Brian Walsh

Brian Walsh serves as a pagan chaplain at the University of Toronto and works as an accredited spiritual care provider at a major urban hospital. He is a licensed wedding officiant. Interests include Spirituality, Wellness, Celtic Religion, Mythology, and Story-telling. He is the author of The Secret Commonwealth and the Fairy Belief Complex, blogs at Song of Amergin, and runs New Tara.

The Tradition of Household Spirits, by Claude Lecouteux

An exploration of the notion of haunted houses, and appendixes about proverbs associated with

Talking to the Spirits, by Kenaz Filan and Raven Kaldera

Talking to the Spirits is an excellent exploration of communication with spirits and the

Robert Graves’ fabrication of the Celtic tree calendar

Robert Graves provides neither the original Irish poem, nor anyone else’s translation. He sets

The Way of the Oracle, by Diana L Paxson

In The Way of the Oracle, Paxson has made a complicated subject engaging and

Neolithic Shamanism, by Raven Kaldera and Galina Krasskova

Neolithic Shamanism: Spirit Work in the Norse Tradition, by Raven Kaldera and Galina Krasskova

The Candle and the Crossroads, by Orion Foxwood

The Candle and the Crossroads: A Book of Appalachian Conjure and Southern Root-Work, by