The Dead Time Roundup

The Dead Time Roundup

Since the inception of Intentional Insights in 2004, I’ve shared personal spirit encounters as a lead-in to the Dark Time. I do it not to fan trendy paranormal flames, but to ground the experience of modern deathwalking and soul tending into reality. We really...
Haunted Biltmore

Haunted Biltmore

There are lots of stories about the Biltmore House, the largest privately-owned home in the United States, located in Asheville, NC. The mansion was built by George Washington Vanderbilt II between 1889 and 1895 and boasts an enormous 178,926 square feet, featuring...
Witches In North Carolina: Deep Roots In Magick

Witches In North Carolina: Deep Roots In Magick

It’s that time of year again, when the air chills, the sun sets early, and things go bump in the night. It’s also the time that we get bombarded with images of wrinkly crones and black cats. I love anything to do with cats, though it’s the former that bears deeper...
The Dead Time Roundup

The Samhain Roundup

For over a decade I posted personal spirit encounters as a lead-in to the Dark Time. This year I’m lazier, and better at curating =) . Instead of spreading my posts about Samhain, the Dead Time, deathwalking, and the Ancestors over weeks, I’m compiling all...
Witches In North Carolina: Deep Roots In Magick

The Dead Time – Witches of North Carolina

Last year, as I approached getting Intentional Insights ready for creepy season, I decided to take a different approach. After all, it’s not all necessarily creepy, and I’ve written at length about the origins of Samhain. To bring it closer to home, I...