A Place of Peace

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Close your eyes and dream about a place where farm animals gambol and frolic in a beautiful, bucolic setting. Imagine rolling green lawns, flowering gardens, and brightly painted barns with fruit trees like papaya, pineapple, and banana perfuming the...
You might recognize our cover model—female knight, professional archer, mermaid, and entrepreneur Virginia Hankins—from our Spring 2014 issue, in which we told you all about how she vowed to became a knight after watching a lance-wielding costumed rider race down...
Belgian-born Birgitte De Paepe describes her Instagram feed @zebodeko in five words: Everchanging Badass Bohemian Jungle Fairyland. There you’ll find jaw-dropping images of her magical fifty-year-old home, located in a small village in the south of France and bordered...
When Mayte Garcia—more widely known as just Mayte, her given name, which is the Basque word for “beloved”—walked into Steve Parke’s Baltimore studio last June, she was radiant, luminous, and pushing a scruffy little scrap of a dog named King...
We wanted to introduce you to Melissa Herold, fantasy author and herbal alchemist, and her debut fantasy novel Heaven’s Silhouette: Iyarri Chronicles Book 1, which just came out this week and which you can find on Amazon, Apple books, Kobo and more. Though...
We wanted to turn to Deep Midnight Perfumes and our beautiful late friend Cat Marx, who passed away two years ago. Here's an In Memoriam for her. Here's a message from her partner, John:"Hello friends! I'm John, current owner of Deep Midnight Perfumes™,...
Feature Image: Photograph by NATE BURROWS The word forage might call to mind the image of an adventurer with a harvesting basket strapped to her back, wandering through wild fields and forests. But urban farmer, forager, mushroom cultivator, and poet Indy...
“Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful or believe to be beautiful.” —William Morris     Fairies are the original eco-warriors. Living in nature, with a great respect and delicacy when it comes to treading on the...
Here are some thoughts from Najah Lightfoot, from Llewellyn's Spell-A-Day Almanac: Full Moon Blessings I can feel it coming. I can feel the energy of the full moon upon me before I ever see its luminous glow in the night. Sometimes, if I’ve planned...
Each moon is a teacher, a mentor, a glowing guardian that rises up in the sky, luminous and full. In the moon's glow, we are given a mirror, something to reflect upon in our own spirit. The September full...