WF Anna Maxymiw: Minique, A Novel “Everyone Is A Little Bit Dangerous.”

In this Witch interview with novelist Anna Maxymiw, we discuss researching real witches, digging into your own shadow desires, following the barest traces of powerful women and other people who exceed the archives – especially in New France – and then writing fiction by listening to the voices that peal like a bell, that dig…

EP 167 WF Carol Gigliotti – The Creative Lives Of Animals

In this episode, Risa and Carol Gigliotti talk about animal creativity and animal cultures, listening to trees, feminism, and the source of all Earth inspiration. “Carol Gigliotti is an author, artist, animal activist, and scholar whose work focuses on the reality of animals’ lives as important contributors to the biodiversity of this planet. She is…

EP 147 – WF Dr. Julia Skinner: Our Fermented Lives

Dr Julia Skinner is back on the podcast, and we talk about her beautiful new book, Our Fermented Lives (now available for pre-order!) and how we’ve co-evolved with these microbes and what they have to teach us about divinity, death, our ancestors and our future.

EP 141 WF: Ana Tajder – Mother Wisdom and Mother Wounds

With Ana Tajder of the Thank You, Mama podcast, we dig into stories of mother wisdom and mother wounds. And Ana tells us stories of her own magical mother and the small Croatian island both she and her mother spend their summers on, and its tradition of witchcraft and feminine power. “Once the men left,…

EP 135 WF – Thea Anderson: The Past Is Right Here, It’s Pressing On Us

Astrologer, writer, and director of programming at CHANI.app Thea Anderson returns to the podcast to take us deeper into her work using astrology to understand the past, especially the missing stories of the lives of Black folks and enslaved people. She also shares her dream practice and a vision for the future. And the coven…