73 episodes

Magick & Alchemy by Tamed Wild is an enchanting podcast for modern-day witches and the earth-spirited. Join hosts Kristin Lisenby and Kate Belew each week as they discuss witchcraft, divination, mythology, and all things magick and alchemy.

Magick & Alchemy Tamed Wild

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 4.9 • 259 Ratings

Magick & Alchemy by Tamed Wild is an enchanting podcast for modern-day witches and the earth-spirited. Join hosts Kristin Lisenby and Kate Belew each week as they discuss witchcraft, divination, mythology, and all things magick and alchemy.

    Episode 73: An Interview with Jessica Hundley

    Episode 73: An Interview with Jessica Hundley

    On episode 73 of the Magick and Alchemy Podcast, hosts Kate Belew and Kristin Lisenby interview writer and artist Jessica Hundley. As the visionary and editor behind Taschen’s Library of Esoterica, a book series exploring the visual history of Tarot, Astrology, Witchcraft, Plant Magick and esoteric traditions, Jessica discusses her role as storyteller and seeker. Together, they talk about community, inspiration, and bringing forgotten things back into the light.

    Connect with Jessica Hundley:
    Website: JessicaHundley.com
    Instagram: @jesshundley

    Learn more about the Library of Esoterica:
    Website: Taschen.com
    Instagram: @thelibraryofesoterica

    Created by Tamed Wild.
    Production by Julio Montero
    Music by Follow the Wind,
    Taizo Audio.

    • 1 hr
    Episode 72: Mabon Magick

    Episode 72: Mabon Magick

    On episode 72 of the Magick and Alchemy Podcast, hosts Kate Belew and Kristin Lisenby contemplate Mabon and the second harvest. They talk about fields of grain, and grain’s connection to tarot, astrology, and harvesttime folklore. They also discuss spider mythology, soil-centric folk magic, and what it means to be a Dirt Witch.

    Created by Tamed Wild.
    Production by Julio Montero
    Music by Follow the Wind,
    Taizo Audio.

    Sources:
    https://oi.uchicago.edu/sites/oi.uchicago.edu/files/uploads/shared/docs/saoc54_4th.pdf
    Ozark Folk Magic by Brandon Weston
    A Dictionary of Symbols, J.E. Cirlot

    • 29 min
    Episode 71: Nostalgia Magick with Caitlyn Barone

    Episode 71: Nostalgia Magick with Caitlyn Barone

    On episode 71 of the Magick and Alchemy Podcast, hosts Kate Belew and Kristin Lisenby talk nostalgia magick with artist and witch, Caitlyn Barone. Known online as @flowerchildarts, Caitlyn is the co-creator of Pointy Hat Press, an independent publishing house exploring Paganism and Witchcraft through a modern lens. She is also the co-creator and illustrator behind Little Witch Books, a “children’s” book series for witches of all ages. In this episode, they discuss the value of play, nostalgia as a muse, and how to connect with our inner Little Witch.

    How to connect with Caitlyn:
    Follow her on instagram: @flowerchildarts
    Pre-order Little Witch Hosts Samhain Supper: LittleWitchBooks.com
    Learn more about Little Witch and Pointy Hat Press: @littlewitchbooks @pointyhatpress

    Created by Tamed Wild.
    Production by Julio Montero
    Music by Follow the Wind,
    Taizo Audio.

    • 34 min
    Episode 70: Leo Season, Summer Shadow Work, and the Stars

    Episode 70: Leo Season, Summer Shadow Work, and the Stars

    On episode 70 of the Magick & Alchemy Podcast, hosts Kate Belew and Kristin Lisenby are joined by the Tamed Wild astrologer and shadow work coach Marisa Cottrill, @allmyancestors. Together they talk about Leo season on the horizon, and reflect on the ways to work with Leo’s energy and fiery, confident nature. They also discuss shadow work, learning to connect with your own seasons, Lion’s Gate Portal, and other celestial themes for summer.

    Created by Tamed Wild.
    Production by Julio Montero
    Music by Follow the Wind,
    Taizo Audio.

    • 34 min
    Episode 69: Portals of the Summer Solstice

    Episode 69: Portals of the Summer Solstice

    On episode 69 of the Magick & Alchemy Podcast (the last episode in Season Two!), hosts Kate Belew and Kristin Lisenby discuss the magick of portals. They talk about the Summer Solstice as a portal and the possibility of portals in our magickal practice. They also reflect on bodies of water, plants, crossroads, and the moon as portals, and how to work with these spaces.

    Created by Tamed Wild.
    Production by Julio Montero
    Music by Follow the Wind,
    Taizo Audio.

    Sources:
    “From Afar it is an Island” by Bruno Munari
    “Of Oak, Ash, and Thorn” by D.J. Conway

    Shoutouts:
    Lao-Tse
    Marisa Cottrill

    • 26 min
    Episode 68: Bibliomancy and Summer Goddesses

    Episode 68: Bibliomancy and Summer Goddesses

    On episode 68 of the Magick & Alchemy Podcast, hosts Kate Belew and Kristin Lisenby discuss divination with books and the magick of stories. They talk about bibliomancy, aleuromancy, and crafting a channeled writing practice. They also reflect on solar deities and share some summer goddess tales, including those of Aine, Aurora, and Brighid.

    Created by Tamed Wild.
    Production by Julio Montero
    Music by Follow the Wind,
    Taizo Audio.

    Sources:
    “Crafting Magick with Pen and Ink” by Susan Peznecker

    "The God Mercury" by Kate Belew
    https://tamedwild.com/a/blog/the-god-mercury

    The Goddess Guidance Oracle Deck and Guidebook by Doreen Virtue

    • 31 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
259 Ratings

259 Ratings

lynncroghan ,

Soulful

Such a refreshing listen. Thank you for sharing so much wisdom!

d_nesbitt ,

Yes please! 🍃📖🔮

This podcast is so enjoyable. Kristen and Kate are so soothing to listen to. I love listening to the stories and folklore that they share.

photogirlieNJ ,

Soothing, informational and like meeting new old friends

Love this podcast. Listening to Kate and Kristen is like meeting new friends who seem like old friends- friends you have know forever. So packed with information and just a calmness and peacefulness that you can feel. This baby witch adores this podcast!

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