About the Author


Amy Blackthorn has been described as an “arcane horticulturalist” for her lifelong work with magical plants and teaching of hoodoo. She incorporates her experiences in British Traditional Witchcraft with her horticulture studies. She has a certification in aromatherapy and is ordained through the Gryphon’s Grove School of Shamanism. Amy’s company, Blackthorn Hoodoo Blends, creates tea based on old Hoodoo herbal formulas. She lives in Delaware. You can view Amy’s tea shop at blackthornhoodooblends.com.


First published in a peer-reviewed journal at 16 years of age. Bridging the Gap: Wiccan holy tides and their Christian counterparts,1997

Student of the Year- 1999

Took third place in a national criminology writing competition (Lambda Alpha Epsilon, 2012. Existentialism and Recidivistic Offenders.)

Phi Theta Kappa 2010-2015

Other Works

Contributed – Walking With the Gods: Moderns People Talk about Deities, Faith and Recreating Ancient Traditions. By W. D. Wilkerson. 2014 Connaissance Sankofa Media, Inc. Interview