There are few books about witchcraft that one can recommend without reservation. Witchcraft by Ann Moura is one of them. Bettie Lou Vegas has the scoop.
“Food has the double duty of not only nourishing the body, but also nourishing the spirit,” says Bettie Lou Vegas. See what’s cooking (and what’s not) in this collection of advice, recipes and more.
Spring is in the air, and if you’re looking for Wiccan (and other) lore regarding the season, Ostara: Customs, Spells and Rituals for the Rites of Spring may be the book for you. We get the pluses, and some minuses, from Bettie Lou Vegas.
Bettie Lou Vegas gives us the month-by-month on this year-round reference for those anticipating the coming Spring Equinox.
Gran Riserva (Couch / Six Degrees). Review by Bettie Lou Vegas.
Power In Numbers (Interscope). Review by Bettie Lou Vegas.
Bettie Lou Vegas reminds us that the “dark” side of Wicca is not neccessarily the “bad” side, with a look at Konstantinos’ Nocturnal Witchcraft.
A Hundred Days Off (V2). Review by Bettie Lou Vegas.
Call And Response (Kill Rock Stars). Review by Bettie Lou Vegas.
The Teaches of Peaches (XL). Review by Bettie Lou Vegas.
The Golden Dove (Matador). Review by Bettie Lou Vegas.
The Golden State (Columbia). Review by Bettie Lou Vegas.
The Pearl (Astralwerks). Review by Bettie Lou Vegas.
Baby’s Got a Temper (Maverick). Review by Bettie Lou Vegas.
Girls Get Busy (Lookout!). Review by Bettie Lou Vegas.
EP (self-released). Review by Bettie Lou Vegas.
Dr. Sharon Caulder left the Western world and a thriving practice to explore her religious and cultural roots in Africa. Bettie Lou Vegas takes a look at her fascinating journey as detailed in Mark Of Voodoo.
The Blessing of Curses (Invisible). Review by Bettie Lou Vegas.
Alright On Top (Mute). Review by Bettie Lou Vegas.
The First Album (Emperor Norton). Review by Bettie Lou Vegas.
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