Living ‘Face-First’

I was raised in an aggressively religious, creatively-stunted home. Not only was critical thinking frowned upon, but any intuitive notions without religious undertones were given the stink eye. And everything was conditional. Including love and acceptance. I couldn’t just be me, I had to be the right me. The approved me. But none of those […]

Witchy Wednesday: Herbs and Tinctures for Enticing Pleasure

The use of herbs can be a powerful addition to any self-care ritual. Herbs and plants are humanity’s first form of medicine, and the basis of many of the pharmaceuticals on the market today. Every culture throughout the world uses plants and flowers to treat illness and heal a variety of issues.Herbal remedies may be ingested […]

13 Must Read Books for the Pleasure Priestess

We are known by many names, of both positive and negative connotation:  dakini, qadishtu, tantrika, harlot, temptress, sacred wife, temple whore. I’ve found myself using the term Pleasure Priestess as of late, to describe the spiritual woman who is dedicated not only to honoring the Divine Feminine and Sacred Masculine, but to living a life […]

Relationships as Spiritual Lessons

It was the end of a relationship and my unexpected stumble back into the dating world that caused me to realize exactly what being a spiritual person meant.  I had met a few friends for dinner, drinks, and dish. There was about eight of us, a table full of thirty-somethings representing every demographic of race, […]