Hot Out Of The Cauldron: Woman Most Wild — 3 Keys To Liberating The Witch Within
Walk with me, wild moonchild. You are the crafty one fashioning crowns out of fresh flowers and bones. You are the wide-eyed babe gazing starward but asking for no redemption.
Dance with me, winged Witch. You are the sacred seductress brewing love potions from blood, cedar, and rosehips. You are the one who outgrew her timid ways and sprouted black feathers from the back of her holy heart.
Howl for me, hooded wolf-woman. I have been waiting for you for ages. I wrote these humble pages for you, and I can keep these words secret no longer.
An excerpt from Woman Most Wild: Three Keys to Liberating the Witch Within:
Just like your spiritual path, each part of this book is intended to be unpacked in your own way and in your own time. Some chapters you may liken to a thick, hot, ceremonial cacao drink; they are not to be consumed quickly or absent-mindedly, and the words may make your heart beat faster and take time to digest. Other chapters may slide down your gullet like so much rosewater, clean and familiar. The integration of any new spiritual practice should curdle your blood just a bit, for it threatens the natural human ego’s desire to know everything about its world. Every word of this text has been written from my Witch’s soul to yours, with the feminine divine’s voice echoing at my heart center with all the grace of our grandmothers. I invite you now to read wildly, to loosen your grip on the three keys of rhythm, ritual, and circle-craft, and to begin planning the festival of your sacred homecoming. I will hang the banners for you, my love, and I will invite every Wolf-Woman I know to your Witch’s debutante ball.
In Woman Most Wild, author and proud witch Danielle Dulsky debunks the stories we have been indoctrinated with and reveals the true nature of witchcraft: an ancient spiritual path that rejects religious dogma in favor of female empowerment and a reverence for the Earth.
In a collaborative, conversational tone, Woman Most Wild offers three keys to liberating your inner witch and owning your power, regardless of your gender. Those three keys are:
- Your Wild Rhythm: aligning yourself with the cycles of nature
- Your Wild Ritual: understanding the importance of ritual
- Your Wild Circle: bonding with a circle of like-minded seekers
Now more than ever, we need to draw forth the old, feminine ways of power. Woman Most Wild is a wonderfully nonhierarchical book, and Dulsky invites you to meet your inner witch, exactly where you are in your life. She offers a myriad of tools to deepen your homecoming back to this feminine power, including doing yoga with the seasons, creating rituals with the moon, practicing healing body meditations, and more. She addresses how to connect with nature when you live in an urban environment; she shares empowering tales of some lesser-known Goddesses; and she even offers guidance for the “Lone Wolf Witch” who has yet to find her community. This book helps bring the feminine back into equal footing with the masculine, helping to unleash forgotten inner powers and new transformations.
Danielle Dulsky, author of Woman Most Wild, is an artist, yoga teacher, energy worker, and founder of Living Mandala Yoga teacher training programs. She leads women’s circles, Witchcraft workshops, and energy healing trainings and lives in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania.
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