T. Thorn Coyle is a magic worker.
She embraces listening, compassion and connection as platforms for action, manifestation, and justice. Activist, musician, and internationally respected teacher of spiritual practice, Thorn is author of Make Magic of Your Life: Purpose, Passion, and the Power of Desire, as well as Kissing the Limitless, Evolutionary Witchcraft, and Crafting a Daily Practice. She has been called a Master Teacher.
Thorn hosts Elemental Castings and Fiat LVX! video series, writes a column for Huffington Post and her own blog, Know Thyself, has produced several CDs of sacred music, and appeared in many anthologies. Her spiritual direction practice – which includes soul reading, and body/spirit coaching – reaches people all over the world. She is founder and head of Solar Cross Temple and Morningstar Mystery School and lives by the San Francisco Bay.
Thorn’s unique body of work has touched the lives of many. Her clients include ministers, professional athletes, coaches, artists, activists, parents, and business owners.
A lifelong activist, Thorn works with Buddhists, Christians, Muslims, Jews, and Atheists on justice issues. She has spoken on homelessness and the death penalty in Catholic churches and led services at Sojourner Truth, the first African American Unitarian congregation in Washington DC. Thorn has presented at the Parliament of the World’s Religions and the National Covenant of Unitarian Universalist Pagans. She speaks at conferences and teaches workshops worldwide, and is a member of Spiritual Directors International and the Interfaith Tent for Justice in Oakland, CA.
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T. Thorn Coyle is magic worker. An internationally respected teacher of the magical and esoteric arts, she is author of Make Magic of Your Life: Purpose, Passion, and the Power of Desire (March, 2013), as well as Kissing the Limitless, Evolutionary Witchcraft, and Crafting a Daily Practice. Host of Elemental Castings and the Fiat LVX! video series, she writes a popular weblog, Know Thyself, and has produced several CDs of sacred music. Often called a “Master Teacher” Thorn’s teaching and spiritual direction practices help people worldwide. Pagan, mystic, and activist, she is founder and head of Solar Cross Temple and Morningstar Mystery School and lives by the San Francisco Bay.
Anthology publications include “Celebrating the Pagan Soul” (Citadel, 2005), “Circle Round” (Bantam, 2000) and “The Pagan Book of Living and Dying” (Harper, 1997). She is profiled in “Modern Pagans” (Re/Search, 2001), “Women Called to the Path of Rumi” (Hohm, 2001) and many newspapers, magazines, and on radio.
Articles and interviews
Thorn has been interviewed and reviewed by the Library Journal, Contra Costa Times, St. Louis Post-Dispatch and on various radio programs. She has also been a guest lecturer at Unitarian and Catholic churches and university classes.
An expert on esoteric spirituality and magical practice, Thorn is available for articles, interviews, radio, and television appearances.
Articles about Thorn and her work
Thorn was named a Shining Star in the Visionaries section of Jason Pitzl-Waters’ article “The Brightest Lights in Our Sky” in PanGaia issue 50
Kissing the Limitless got a great review in Thorn (no relation!) Magazine Volume 1 issue 3, which also contains an article of hers on initiation entitled “Opening the Mystery”
Thorn’s album “Give us a Kiss!” was reviewed in Daily Vault
Interviews with Thorn
Articles by Thorn
Thorn interviewed R. J. Stewart for the forthcoming Witches and Pagans.
“Why I love the Black Bloc: or, Anarchy in Downtown L.A.”
Thorn’s take on the Democratic National Convention, 2000
“A Witch in the Desert”
At the Nevada Nuclear Test Site with Daniel Berrigan and Martin Sheen, New Year’s Eve, 2000.
“Which of God’s Favors Will I Refuse Today?”
A meditation on gratitude and presence.