Witches Allegedly Stole Penises and Kept Them as Pets in the Middle Ages
According to a 15th century guide to detecting and eradicating witchcraft, witches were capable of making penises vanish—and some even kept them in nests and fed them oats.
Spellbinding Photos of Witches at Work in Romania
Witchcraft is big business in the Eastern European country, and photographer Lucia Sekerková has documented its magical rise for seven years.
A Witch's Guide to Cord Cutting, the Simple Ritual to Get Over Your Ex
Your step-by-step guide to a ritual that will help you let go of your ex, heal, and meet someone new.
Sophie Saint Thomas
New Zealand Witch Rockers Hex Are Here to Curse the Patriarchy
Stream the eldritch trio's new album, 'The Hill Temple,' which blends doom, psych, and riot grrrl into a divine manifestation of feminine rage.
The Victorian Occultist Accused of Killing Men With Her Mind
Pioneering feminist and animal rights campaigner Anna Kingsford was one of the 19th century's most remarkable women. Then she was charged with using black magic to murder two vivisectionists.
The Film Shedding Light on the Modern-Day Witch Hunts in Zambia
Rungano Nyoni’s debut film, "I Am Not A Witch," was the talk of Cannes. She explains how she used satire to depict the struggles of a child accused of witchcraft.
Magical Group Show Puts the "Art" in "Dark Arts"
'Season of the Witch' will make you believe.
We Asked Witches How They Feel About People Using the Term ‘Witch Hunt’
"I get distressed because I think people don’t understand the history"
London's Royal Academy of Arts Gets Witchy for Summer
One of Britain’s oldest arts institutions embraces pagan traditions in celebration of its Summer Exhibition.
Enter the Dark Scandinavian Wilderness with "Witch in the Woods" Artist Darby Lahger
Lahger’s mystical work conjures images of isolation, tragedy, freedom, and escape.
Photos of Drunk Witches Racing Each Other Down A Snowy Alpine Slope
People will come up with anything to attract tourism to their town.
Sick of Censorship, Artists Launch a "Witchsy" Online Market
Meet the merchants freeing e-commerce, one NSFW enamel pin at a time.