Author Archives: stuartjeffery

Active Druidry

Like many, my Druidry is a founded in a deep and magic connection with Nature, understanding that I am part of Nature and living in a way that puts my relationship with Nature at the centre of all that I … Continue reading

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Going vegan on World Environment Day?

In a piece in the Ecologist, George Monbiot, Kerry McCarthy, Dale Vince and Jonathan Bartley have challenged environmentalists to go vegan on World Environment Day (today 5th June). They are backing calls by the Vegan Society to “Plate up for the … Continue reading

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To Know, to Will, to Dare and to Keep Silent

When I penned my piece on the four ingredients of magic I had forgotten this four part instruction on magic, set out as the power of the sphinx by Eliphas Levi: “To Know, to Will, to Dare and to Keep … Continue reading

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Activism antibodies and speaking out

Words count. They really do. And of course they are at the heart of magic, so I was wrong to use the word ‘activism’ in my last blog post when alternatives are available, as they say, better alternatives at that. … Continue reading

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Order of the Oak

Standing outside the High Court last week with an activist from The Warriors’ Call  and other fellow anti-fracking campaigners fighting for the right to protest, a thought entered my mind. Our Druid orders are focused on teaching, arts and spirituality … Continue reading

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Dark magic: Brexit, Trump and Facebook and the cyber battle field

For the past few years I have been blogging here about manipulation of behaviour through messaging, particularly by corporations, media and government. Some of you may have thought that I was a bit of a conspiracy theorist but today’s headline … Continue reading

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Clarity of Thought, Clarity of Intention, Clarity of Energy and Release

At the core of magic seems to be intention but intention needs to be preceded by thought, succeeded by will power or energy before being cast into action by release. There are three clarities that are needed, thought, intention and … Continue reading

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