Tag Archives: Critical Thinking

What To Look For (and Avoid) In Pagan Mentors

“There are thousands of good reasons why magic doesn’t rule the world. They’re called Witches and Wizards.” – Terry Pratchett I am often perplexed on who people in the Pagan community choose as their leaders and mentors. Often the criteria seems … Continue reading

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Truth Does Not Lie in the Answers but in the Questions – Exploring Wicca from a Socratic Viewpoint

 The sin which is unpardonable is knowingly and wilfully to reject truth, to fear knowledge lest that knowledge pander not to thy prejudices. ~ Aleister Crowley Magick: Liber ABA: Book 4 People have accused me of always looking to challenge and deconstruct … Continue reading

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Critical Thinking – Protecting Wicca from Psuedoscience

Pseudoscience are claims, beliefs or practices that seem to be scientific but that, in fact, have no scientific basis.      Wicca is flushed with pseudoscience.  Take for example the overuse of terms like “energy” and “vibration” which are used to … Continue reading

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