Category Archives: Crafts

Working with the dead

Your cold flesh slides along my fingers easily, ice crystals still clinging to your belly, milky eyes gazing up towards the bare lightbulbs above me, clawed feet curled against your tail. Many of your kin line the crinkly trash bag, … Continue reading

Posted in Animals, Bones, Crafts, Death, Deities, Magic, Nature, Personal Gnosis, Spirits, Spirituality, Wildcrafting | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Crochet Hooded Cowl Pattern

I just discovered that many people would like to learn how I made a crocheted cowl with a hood, so I want to share it here so anyone who wants to recreate it can give it a try. Crochet Hooded … Continue reading

Posted in Crafts, Creativity, Crocheting | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Jewelry update

A closer look at the broken pieces show some signs that perhaps the creator didn’t glue things together as they should have. The glue is peeling out of the metal frame in thin, discolored (a greyish yellow that looks sort … Continue reading

Posted in Crafts, Reworking Old Stuff | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Late night thoughts

In the aftermath of my husband working and fussy kids, I tried to ground myself at bedtime by tucking my former beads under my pillow, and a polished piece of petrified wood that I have had since I was a … Continue reading

Posted in Crafts, Illness, Personal Gnosis, Reworking Old Stuff, Spirituality | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Loki day 22

Today marked more time that my husband has been laid out with a stomach bug of some kind, we don’t know what could be causing it, only that it keeps coming back, so he is seeing his doctor tomorrow. This has … Continue reading

Posted in Crafts, Family, Loki, Month for Loki, Offerings, Personal Gnosis, Spirituality, Worship | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Loki day 21

I had struggled to think of a topic to write about today, but landed on an unexpected idea while looking at a pantheon of Gods I knew little about. The ancient Egyptian ones, specifically Isis had intrigued me after talking … Continue reading

Posted in Crafts, Creativity, Deities, Isis, Loki, Magic, Month for Loki, Offerings, Personal Gnosis, Reading, Spirituality, Worship | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Loki day 19

Yesterday was a crazy day, and it ended in our CO2 detector going off like crazy, requiring us to call the local fire department to get the house checked over. Everything was fine, but the firefighter left with a huge … Continue reading

Posted in Crafts, Creativity, Loki, Month for Loki, Offerings, Reading, Worship | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Loki day 17

Today’s offering was difficult to focus on. My mind still feels scattered, especially after crying myself to sleep last night. My eldest got her teeth cast for braces this morning, and overall we had a good day. While she and … Continue reading

Posted in Crafts, Creativity, Loki, Month for Loki, Offerings, Pain, Worship | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Loki day 11-12

Today I went shopping with Loki, and found some amazing sparkly beads to use for His bead set. They are nothing like I was planning on picking out, but He was insistent, so now I have a purple rhinestone swirled … Continue reading

Posted in Crafts, Creativity, Loki, Month for Loki, Offerings, Worship | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Loki day 4

Last night I sketched a picture for Loki, but was unable to continue working on it after the pencil-work was done A clearer image is located here: Loki Artwork I want to use acrylic paints to color in the details, and … Continue reading

Posted in Crafts, Creativity, Loki, Month for Loki, Offerings, Pain, The Past, Worship | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment