It’s considered a liminal time, when the veil between life and death grows thin.
Fred Rogers often encountered criticism from viewers of 'Mister Rogers' Neighborhood.' In letter after letter, irate viewers criticized everything from his generous views of divine grace to his pacifist approach to war to his bold decision to show the erect nipple of a breast-feeding mother.
"In my opinion, it says that anybody who doesn't agree with this monument on city grounds is an outsider," Felix testified
With evil witches and flying wizards dominating entertainment media, it's no wonder there is such confusion about paganism
Three magical women are captivating, because they transcend the simple positive/negative dichotomy. They aren't enemies in a "good witch" v. "bad witch" scenario, but are a force to be reckoned with as a collective.
The archetype of the witch is long overdue for celebration. Daughters, mothers, queens, virgins, wives, et al. derive meaning from their relation to another person. Witches, on the other hand, have power on their own terms. They have agency. They create. They praise.
Most people think of witches as make-believe old crones with pointy hats who tempt children into gingerbread houses. But