Jennifer L. Runham, who is also known as Moonwater Ashwood, is an ordained High Priestess and Eclectic Pagan, founder and teacher with the Phoenix Rising Goddess School branch school of the Order of the White Moon. Her love for the Goddess has helped her through some very difficult times in her personal life, as she lives with a history of PTSD, Bipolar Disorder, and Non-suicidal Self Injury Disorder. Her work with the Goddess has grown to include becoming a Reiki Master, a crystal healer, and a death doula. as well as being a gifted Empath and Spiritual Medium.
In her private life, she fills her hours with writing, art work, gardening, yoga, and meditation. She lives in a small town in Central Ontario with her husband, Michael, her mother, Susan, and their Russian Blue cat, Baby. surrounded by the natural beauty of Ontario's "cottage country".
This volume goes beyond the basic techniques and terminology used in most beginner books on witchcraft. Written by a High Priestess of the White Moon tradition, this text is intended for students of the Craft who have already begun their journey with the Old Ways, those who wish to learn, grow, and continue to evolve on their path.
The companion anthology to Metamorphosis: Poems From a Pagan Soul, Metamorphosis: The Darkness Dawns offers insight into the darker corners of life and mythology through prose, including a section of prayers and invocations for times when the lighter side of life is difficult to see.
A journey through prose of one pagan's continuing evolution from new worshiper of the Goddess to High Priestess, Metamorphosis gives the reader a glimpse into the musings of one pagan mind. Prose inspired by Mother Nature's beauty, the wonders of true love, and the various faces of the Goddess, all are gathered within this anthology.