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Yvonne Aburrow has an MA in Contemporary Religions and Spiritualities from Bath Spa University and lives and works in Cambridge, Ontario, Canada. They have written four books on the mythology and folklore of trees, birds, and animals, two anthologies of poetry, and various books on contemporary Wicca.

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Books by Yvonne Aburrow

Dark Mirror: the inner work of witchcraft. 2nd edition. Doreen Valiente Foundation, 2020.

The night journey: witchcraft as transformation.  2nd edition. Doreen Valiente Foundation, 2020.

Pagan Consent Culture: Building Communities of Empathy and Autonomy (co-edited with Christine Hoff Kraemer), Asphodel Press, 2016.

All acts of love and pleasure: inclusive WiccaAvalonia Books, 2014.

The Magical Lore of Animals, Capall Bann Publishing, 2000.

A little book of serpentsBirdberry Books, 2012.

Auguries and Omens: the magical lore of birds, Capall Bann Publishing, 1994.

The Sacred Grove: mysteries of the forest, Capall Bann Publishing, 1994.

The Enchanted Forest: the magical lore of trees, Capall Bann Publishing, 1993.

Poetry by Yvonne Aburrow

The Endless KnotBirdberry Books, 2012.

Many Names, Birdberry Books, 2012

Contributed chapters

Is it meaningful to speak of ”queer spirituality”? An examination of queer and LGBT imagery and themes in contemporary paganism and Christianity, chapter in Contemporary Christianity and LGBT Sexualities ed. Stephen Hunt, Ashgate Publishing, 2009.

The Republic of Heaven on Earth, chapter in Priestesses, Pythonesses and Sibyls, ed. Sorita d’Este, Avalonia Books, 2009

The Mirror Of The Soul: Assessing The Function Of Watery Rituals And Folk Beliefs, chapter in From a Drop of Water, ed. Kim Huggens, Avalonia Books, 2009.


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