Posts tagged: Knives

More of the Athame

I’m thinking of becoming a witch. As a convert from C of E I mean. Under the state religion, I’m entitled to carry fairly uninteresting things, like a cross on a chain or some unleavened bread and dodgy wine perhaps, but if Wicca was my thing, I could happily wander round with a 12 inch bayonet on the grounds that it was a magic wand.

If you Google the word ‘Athame‘ you’ll find hundreds of the things, so it’s obviously good business, but I do wonder about allowing young men to wander around ‘tooled up’ in this way. Read more ›››