Introduction to Surrealism: An occultnik art movement

Surrealism is a 20th century avant-garde movement in art and literature that sought to release the creative potential of the unconscious mind. The term "avant-garde" tends...
Southern New Hampshire Pagan Pride Day at Spiral Nature

Southern New Hampshire Pagan Pride Day 2018

Every face I passed at the Southern New Hampshire Pagan Pride Day had a friendly smile, and with an energy of love, community, and pride.
Automatic painting for witches at Spiral nature

Automatic painting for witches

In my article "Introduction to Surrealism: An occultnik art movement," I briefly mention that automatism as a tool used both by occultists and surrealists, with...
Color Spiral by R The Antithesis of Control in the Sacred Order

Live your magick: The contradiction of control

As magicians, we exist in the moment, which means letting go of attachment to outcome. We cannot manifest anything without giving up control.
How an Arabic witch honours and contacts his ancestors, at Spiral Nature

How an Arab witch honours and contacts his ancestors

I have no control over who my ancestors were and what they thought, I do have control over myself. I ask permission to do things differently.
fall tablescape by Sarah McGee

Dumb Supper: Tradition and innovation

The Dumb Supper is a practice in which the spirit of a departed loved one is formally invited to join a silent meal in their honour.

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Hidden Insights: Astrology for the week of 9 December 2018

Hidden Insights: Astrology for the week of 9 December 2018

After the intensity of last week, Hidden Insights is happy to announce a tranquil and healing week ahead.

Ancestor spirit bottles: Make, consecrate, dedicate

Spirit bottles are a must for anyone serious about working with spirits. They are easy to make and needn't be extravagant.
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Fairies by Morgan Daimler

Fairies, by Morgan Daimler

Morgan Daimler's Fairies: A Guide to the Celtic Fair Folk provides insight into the captivating Celtic folklore of the faery realm.
13 oracle decks reviewed and ranked from 2018

13 oracle decks reviewed and ranked from 2018

Spiral Nature published more than 114 reviews of books, tarot decks, and oracles in 2018, and here we share the most popular oracle reviews.
The Wedding Portrait by Innosanta Nagara

The Wedding Portrait, by Innosanto Nagara

Innosanto Nagara latest book The Wedding Portrait teaches children about the necessity of civil disobedience in the face of injustice.
Financials for Spiral Nature November 2018

November 2018 financials for Spiral Nature Magazine

November 2018 we published 4 new articles, 9 reviews, 4 editions of our popular weekly astrology column, Hidden Insights, and more.
Spiral Nature Linkage for Friday, 7 December 2018

Linkage: Krampus, Dionysus, and cannabis

Krampus is a fascianting figure. A look at three recent depictions of Dionysus in pop culture. Can angels be areligious? And other linkage.

Gift ideas for 2018 from Spiral Nature contributors

We’ve compiled a list of holiday gift ideas drawn from our writers and editor's other projects. Maybe you’ll find something you like!