The writer, the witch, the poet

Community Struggle and The Road to Somewhere

Community Struggle and The Road to Somewhere

Mar 30, 2014

After last week’s revelation within the Pagan community, I came home on Thursday with a heavy heart, a headache and a feeling of overwhelm at what I was seeing happen to the community that I love so much. You see, I don’t think it is about the latest issue, it is about us as a community learning to deal with triggering events without tearing everything...

Call for Writers– Bringing Race to the Table: An Exploration of Racism in the Pagan Community

Call for Writers– Bringing Race to the Table: An Exploration of Racism in the Pagan Community

Nov 30, 2013

Very excited to announce this new writing opportunity to the community. This book will expand beyond the personal stories of the Shades of Faith series and into the voices of the community (not just Pagans of color) and into the realm of the academic. Please spread the word, pass it along, and consider writing for this incredible anthology in the...

October Giveaway: In the Spirit of Cora (CoCo)

October Giveaway: In the Spirit of Cora (CoCo)

Oct 1, 2013

My mother has always been a driving force in my life, and she taught me the meaning of service, the value of kinship family, and the notion that we all have a responsibility to one another. She was an incredible woman, and she was crossed over too soon, she was only 60 years old. I will always remember standing in a packed house at her memorial, and watching...

10th Annual Conference on Current Pagan Studies

10th Annual Conference on Current Pagan Studies

Sep 17, 2013

I have been invited and accepted a spot as one of the key note speakers for the 10th Annual Conference on Current Pagan Studies in Claremont, California. This is a weekend of lectures and workshops on February 8th and 9th at the Claremont Graduate University. I am very excited and honored by this opportunity, and since the theme is “Relationships with the...

My “Wild” Announcement and Upcoming Sage Woman Column.

My “Wild” Announcement and Upcoming Sage Woman Column.

Jul 4, 2013

The Gods continue to be good to me. And so today, I get to announce two very exciting things. I am one of the newest columnists for Sage Woman Magazine! The upcoming magazine I am featured in an interview, and that was an incredible and exciting process. Description according to the newsletter and website: Crystal Blanton: Bridging the Gap. Meet feisty,...

Interviewed on The Witch and The Psychic Podcast

Interviewed on The Witch and The Psychic Podcast

May 4, 2013

I had the honor of being on the Witch and The Psychic show with David Salisbury and Michael Brazell, on April 8th, 2013. It was a great time and we talked about everything from the Pagan community to inspiration for writing my book. I had a great time! Check out the archive of the show on blog talk radio or on...