Folk magic, who some might view as superstitions, still play a part in our everyday life in Scotland, even though we may be loath to admit it. The practices of community wise women and others were very much wrapped up in the idea of the otherworld and helping to protect folk from unseen harms. This is a fascinating in-depth area of exploration, with so much old wisdom in it and such a great area to discuss and reflect on.
Chapbook on Scottish folk magic and herbalism (for the Scottish Radical Herbal gathering 2016)
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