PODCAST

Follow the Woo

Fen Alankus

Queer, eclectic witch, Fen Alankus, follows her curiosity wherever it takes her - from witchcraft and the occult to the paranormal, aliens, fairies, shamanism, gurus, and and and - all the WOO. Through interviews, stories, and investigations, Fen and her guests explore some of life’s most intriguing and spellbinding questions, mysteries, and high strangeness.

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Welcome to Follow the Woo!
Feb 20 2021
11 mins
Death is F*cking Weird (RIP Scout)The Secrets of RedgateWaking the Shaman
Episode 54: I'm baaaaack! After a 6 week hiatus, shit is weirder than ever. Check out my chat with Michael Hemmat, a shamanic practitioner who focuses primarily on the power of breathwork. We talk about the importance of our intuition, his experiences with non-physical/ non-human entities (including the archangel, Michael), the details of some of his most harrowing plant medicine encounters, the power of breathwork, his book https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B098GN6ZXN/ref=sw_img_1?smid=ATVPDKIKX0DER&psc=1 (Waking the Shaman), & more! STAY WEIRD, WEIRDOS. *Link to Michael Hemmat's Website: https://warriorbreath.life/ (https://warriorbreath.life/) *Waking the Shaman: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B098GN6ZXN/ref=sw_img_1?smid=ATVPDKIKX0DER&psc=1 (https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B098GN6ZXN/ref=sw_img_1?smid=ATVPDKIKX0DER&psc=1) ***DONATE TO PLANNED PARENTHOOD:*** https://www.weareplannedparenthood.org/onlineactions/_6-a0l5l-UG4fKr_xPbvWg2?sourceid=1000063&_ga=2.189157547.161813063.1651259937-383956024.1645022821&mrasn=832604.1034984.4PH1ButI (https://www.weareplannedparenthood.org/onlineactions/_6-a0l5l-UG4fKr_xPbvWg2?sourceid=1000063&_ga=2.189157547.161813063.1651259937-383956024.1645022821&mrasn=832604.1034984.4PH1ButI) *SUPPORT Follow the Woo (PATREON): If you would like to help with the creation of this podcast, receive bonus content, merchandise, and more, you can become a member of The Order of Woo: https://www.patreon.com/followthewoo (https://www.patreon.com/followthewoo) *Instagram & TikTok: @followthewoo *All Inquiries: followthewoo@gmail.com
May 11 2022
1 hr 41 mins
Remember Who You AreThe FarmA Knock in the Attic
Episode 51: Check out my 3rd chat with John Russell - psychic, paranormal investigator, & published author. I love having him on because he’s had experiences with just about every WOO you can think of. Plus, recently, I went out with some friends to investigate a farm that’s been the center of a lot of unusual paranormal activity – & I wanted to pick John's brain about it. We talk about the weirdest Woo he’s experienced since the last time we spoke, stories from his latest book, http://www.aknockintheattic.net (A Knock in the Attic), Skinwalker Ranch, the paranormal happenings on the farm, Bigfoot, & more! STAY WEIRD, WEIRDOS. *Link to John Russell's Website: http://www.johnrussell.net/ (http://www.johnrussell.net) *A Knock in the Attic: True Ghost Stories & Other Spine Chilling Paranormal Adventures: http://www.aknockintheattic.net/ (http://www.aknockintheattic.net) *Riding with Ghosts, Angels, and the Spirits of the Dead: http://www.ridingwithghosts.net/ (http://www.ridingwithghosts.net) *SUPPORT Follow the Woo (PATREON): If you would like to help with the creation of this podcast, receive bonus content, merchandise, and more, you can become a member of The Order of Woo: https://www.patreon.com/followthewoo (https://www.patreon.com/followthewoo) *Instagram & TikTok: @followthewoo *Youtube:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClifZ3HrpfXEHM3tXUT3lww?view_as=subscriber ( https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClifZ3HrpfXEHM3tXUT3lww?view_as=subscriber) *All Inquiries: followthewoo@gmail.com
Mar 9 2022
1 hr 13 mins
The Haunted Bay
Episode 50: Check out my chat with Ying Liu, paranormal investigator, and creator of the episodic paranormal show, The Haunted Bay. We talk about Ying's paranormal experiences, how The Haunted Bay came to be, her relationship to June Ahern (medium and witch from EP 24-Wisdom of an Elder Witch), and more! *Link to The Haunted Bay on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/TheHauntedBay (https://www.youtube.com/user/TheHauntedBay) *Link to The Haunted Bay on Amazon Prime: https://www.amazon.com/The-Haunted-Bay/dp/B0873CHJJ3 (https://www.amazon.com/The-Haunted-Bay/dp/B0873CHJJ3) *Ukraine Donation Links*:  *To support refugees: https://www.pah.org.pl/en/ (https://www.pah.org.pl/en/) https://pcpm.org.pl/ukraina (https://pcpm.org.pl/ukraina) https://www.hias.org/ (https://www.hias.org/) *To support media organizations in Russia that are not controlled by Putin’s regime: https://support.meduza.io/en (https://support.meduza.io/en) https://donate.ovdinfo.org/en#page=en (https://donate.ovdinfo.org/en#page=en) *To support inside Ukraine: https://www.doctorswithoutborders.org/what-we-do/news-stories/news/msf-assesses-response-ukraine-conflict-escalates (https://www.doctorswithoutborders.org/what-we-do/news-stories/news/msf-assesses-response-ukraine-conflict-escalates) https://www.redcross.org/about-us/news-and-events/news/2022/ukraine-red-cross-delivers-aid-to-families.html (https://www.redcross.org/about-us/news-and-events/news/2022/ukraine-red-cross-delivers-aid-to-families.html) *SUPPORT Follow the Woo (PATREON): If you would like to help with the creation of this podcast, receive bonus content, merchandise, and more, you can become a member of The Order of Woo: https://www.patreon.com/followthewoo (https://www.patreon.com/followthewoo) *Instagram & TikTok: @followthewoo *Youtube:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClifZ3HrpfXEHM3tXUT3lww?view_as=subscriber ( https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClifZ3HrpfXEHM3tXUT3lww?view_as=subscriber) *All Inquiries: followthewoo@gmail.com
Mar 1 2022
1 hr 2 mins
Magick Mushrooms with MomUpdates & The Haunted HotelShamanism for Every Day
Episode 47: Check out my chat with Mara Bishop - shamanic practitioner, intuitive consultant, teacher, author, & artist. With over 25 years of experience, she uses her Personal Evolution Counseling™ method to provide an integrated approach to spiritual healing, personal growth, & emotional well-being to clients around the world.   In this chat, we focus less on the mechanics of Shamanism, & more on: the appropriation of shamanistic practices, spiritual boundaries, maintaining a balance between realms, journeying, the value of the natural world, & the importance of new magic.   Happy Imbolc, ya'll! *Link to Mara's website: https://www.wholespirit.com/ (https://www.wholespirit.com/) *Link to Shamanism for Every Day Book: https://www.amazon.com/Shamanism-Every-Day-365-Journeys/dp/0806541067 (https://www.amazon.com/Shamanism-Every-Day-365-Journeys/dp/0806541067)   *Links to Shine Bright Without Burning Out Course: https://www.wholespirit.com/courses-classes-on-shamanism-nature-energy-healing/course-class-shining-bright-without-burning-out-spiritual-tools-for-creating-healthy-energetic-boundaries-in-an-overconnected-world/ (https://www.wholespirit.com/courses-classes-on-shamanism-nature-energy-healing/course-class-shining-bright-without-burning-out-spiritual-tools-for-creating-healthy-energetic-boundaries-in-an-overconnected-world/) *Link to Mara's Social Media: https://www.instagram.com/marabishopwholespirit/ (https://www.instagram.com/marabishopwholespirit/) https://www.facebook.com/MaraBishopWholeSpirit/ (https://www.facebook.com/MaraBishopWholeSpirit/) https://twitter.com/MaraBishop (https://twitter.com/MaraBishop) *SUPPORT Follow the Woo (PATREON): If you would like to help with the creation of this podcast, receive bonus content, merchandise, and more, you can become a member of The Order of Woo: https://www.patreon.com/followthewoo (https://www.patreon.com/followthewoo) *Instagram & TikTok: @followthewoo *Youtube:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClifZ3HrpfXEHM3tXUT3lww?view_as=subscriber ( https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClifZ3HrpfXEHM3tXUT3lww?view_as=subscriber)   *All Inquiries: followthewoo@gmail.com
Feb 2 2022
1 hr 26 mins
Fairies Among Us - PART 2
Episode 46: Back to the Fairies - x 2! Check out Part 2 of my chat with Morgan Daimler - witch, writer, teacher, and one of the world's foremost experts on all things Fairy. In Part 2, we talk about witchcraft and Fairies, true encounters, our personal Fairy experiences, and more! Let's do the WOO. *Link to Fairy Cakes recipe that came to Morgan in a dream: https://lairbhan.blogspot.com/2017/04/caca-siofra-recipe-from-dream.html (https://lairbhan.blogspot.com/2017/04/caca-siofra-recipe-from-dream.html) *Link to Morgan's Classes: https://irishpaganschool.com/courses/author/244072 (https://irishpaganschool.com/courses/author/244072) *Link to Morgan's Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/morgandaimler (https://www.patreon.com/morgandaimler)   *Links to Morgan's Social Media Accounts: https://twitter.com/MorganDaimler (https://twitter.com/MorganDaimler) https://www.tiktok.com/@morgandaimler (https://www.tiktok.com/@morgandaimler) https://www.instagram.com/morgandaimler/ (https://www.instagram.com/morgandaimler/) https://www.facebook.com/Morgandaimler (https://www.facebook.com/Morgandaimler) *Link to Fairies Audiobook: https://www.amazon.com/Fairies-Guide-Celtic-Fair-Folk/dp/B09J9F5RSK/ *SUPPORT Follow the Woo (PATREON): If you would like to help with the creation of this podcast, receive bonus content, merchandise, and more, you can become a member of The Order of Woo: https://www.patreon.com/followthewoo (https://www.patreon.com/followthewoo) *Instagram & TikTok: @followthewoo *Youtube:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClifZ3HrpfXEHM3tXUT3lww?view_as=subscriber ( https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClifZ3HrpfXEHM3tXUT3lww?view_as=subscriber)   *All Inquiries: followthewoo@gmail.com
Jan 26 2022
47 mins
Fairies Among Us - PART 1
Episode 45: It's Fairy time! Check out my chat with Morgan Daimler - witch, writer, teacher, and one of the world's foremost experts on all things Fairy. In part one of this two-part interview, we talk about the different names for fairies, some fairy basics, true fairy encounters, the history of fairies and other creatures – like vampires and aliens, and more! It's WOO time. *Link to Morgan's Classes: https://irishpaganschool.com/courses/author/244072 (https://irishpaganschool.com/courses/author/244072) *Link to Morgan's Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/morgandaimler (https://www.patreon.com/morgandaimler)   *Links to Morgan's Social Media Accounts: https://twitter.com/MorganDaimler (https://twitter.com/MorganDaimler) https://www.tiktok.com/@morgandaimler (https://www.tiktok.com/@morgandaimler) https://www.instagram.com/morgandaimler/ (https://www.instagram.com/morgandaimler/) https://www.facebook.com/Morgandaimler (https://www.facebook.com/Morgandaimler) *Link to Fairies Audiobook: https://www.amazon.com/Fairies-Guide-Celtic-Fair-Folk/dp/B09J9F5RSK/ *SUPPORT Follow the Woo (PATREON): If you would like to help with the creation of this podcast, receive bonus content, merchandise, and more, you can become a member of The Order of Woo: https://www.patreon.com/followthewoo (https://www.patreon.com/followthewoo) *Instagram & TikTok: @followthewoo *Youtube:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClifZ3HrpfXEHM3tXUT3lww?view_as=subscriber ( https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClifZ3HrpfXEHM3tXUT3lww?view_as=subscriber)   *All Inquiries: followthewoo@gmail.com
Jan 19 2022
1 hr 9 mins
Beyond the Physical
Episode 44: Happy new year, Humans! Check out my chat with April Hannah, founder of Hannah’s Healing Wellness Studio & Path 11 Productions. For over twenty years, she's provided clinical mental health counseling in combination with a variety of WOO healing modalities. She also produced three documentaries on life after death and consciousness studies and is the host of Path 11 Podcast. After her mother tragically passed away in 2019, she immersed herself further into the study of the afterlife. We talk about her mother’s death, paranormal activity and how it’s perceived through a western psychological lens, her energy healing sessions (including one where she visits aliens from another planet!), her recent experience with an elf/fairy being, and more! Let’s DO the WOO.   *Link to April Hannah’s Website: http://www.hannahshealing.com/ (www.HannahsHealing.com)   *Link to Path 11 TV: http://www.path11tv.com/ (www.Path11TV.com) *Link to Path 11 Podcast: https://path11productions.com/podcast/ (https://path11productions.com/podcast/)   *SUPPORT Follow the Woo (PATREON): If you would like to help with the creation of this podcast, receive bonus content, merchandise, and more, you can become a member of The Order of Woo: https://www.patreon.com/followthewoo (https://www.patreon.com/followthewoo)   *Instagram & TikTok: @followthewoo   *Youtube:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClifZ3HrpfXEHM3tXUT3lww?view_as=subscriber ( https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClifZ3HrpfXEHM3tXUT3lww?view_as=subscriber)   *All Inquiries: followthewoo@gmail.com
Jan 12 2022
1 hr 43 mins
Interview with a Vampire - PART 2
Dec 22 2021
1 hr 39 mins
Interview with a Vampire - PART 1
Dec 15 2021
1 hr 42 mins
Explorations in Human Design
Episode 41: Catch my episode with Lauren Ivy, the owner of Open to Alchemy - a spiritual development space. After exploring dozens of transformational and healing modalities, Lauren stumbled upon Human Design, a unique self-discovery system that helps you understand how you express energy and make decisions. We also discuss the art of manifestation and how meditation and the law of attraction go hand and hand, the balance we need between "the woo and the work" (as Lauren puts it), and the importance of radical honesty. Plus! - in true Follow the Woo style, we end the conversation with a quick story about ghosts and blue orbs! It's time for the WOO. *Link to Lauren Ivy's Website, Open to Alchemy: https://opentoalchemy.com/ (https://opentoalchemy.com/) *Link to Lauren's Human Design Intro Session: https://opentoalchemy.com/bookasession/human-design-reading (https://opentoalchemy.com/bookasession/human-design-reading) *Link to Generate Your Own Human Design: https://airtable.com/shrNEgBIBbNKfB9s4 (https://airtable.com/shrNEgBIBbNKfB9s4) *Link to Lauren's Podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/open-to-alchemy/id1559688343 (https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/open-to-alchemy/id1559688343) *Link to Lauren's Clarity Workbook: https://opentoalchemy.com/clarity-workbook (https://opentoalchemy.com/clarity-workbook) *SUPPORT Follow the Woo (PATREON): If you would like to help with the creation of this podcast, receive bonus content, merchandise, and more, you can become a member of The Order of Woo: https://www.patreon.com/followthewoo (https://www.patreon.com/followthewoo) *Instagram & TikTok: @followthewoo *Youtube:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClifZ3HrpfXEHM3tXUT3lww?view_as=subscriber ( https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClifZ3HrpfXEHM3tXUT3lww?view_as=subscriber) *All Inquiries: followthewoo@gmail.com
Dec 8 2021
1 hr 44 mins
Ghosted, Roasted, ToastedThe Secular WitchHellier Recap - PART 1The Power of Empaths
Episode 37: Check out my chat with Christine Gold! She's a fellow empath, medium, and reiki practitioner who had to experience an intense dark night of the soul before she stepped into her power. She went from homelessness and two suicide attempts to living her purpose and guiding other empaths to unleash their psychic gifts. We talk about her intense shadow work, what it's like being an empath, the unifying vs divisive nature of religion, and the importance of self-worth, following your dreams, and choosing your words wisely. Happy New Moon in Scorpio, ya'll! *Link to Christine Gold's website: https://christine.gold/ (https://christine.gold/) *To book your complimentary Intuitive YOU session: https://calendly.com/24khealing-1/15min (https://calendly.com/24khealing-1/15min) *Christine's YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/24khealing (https://www.youtube.com/24khealing) *Christine's Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/24KHealing/ (https://www.facebook.com/24KHealing/) *Christine's Book: Intuition Saved My Life: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B09JMGKJMN?pf_rd_r=22CQ1V828A4AN4X41918&pf_rd_p=6fc81c8c-2a38-41c6-a68a-f78c79e7253f&pd_rd_r=afb31e47-95da-4341-8575-495d5f844621&pd_rd_w=FG738&pd_rd_wg=dIjwx&ref_=pd_gw_unk (https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B09JMGKJMN?pf_rd_r=22CQ1V828A4AN4X41918&pf_rd_p=6fc81c8c-2a38-41c6-a68a-f78c79e7253f&pd_rd_r=afb31e47-95da-4341-8575-495d5f844621&pd_rd_w=FG738&pd_rd_wg=dIjwx&ref_=pd_gw_unk) *Empath article I reference: https://www.wellandgood.com/empath-vs-empathic/ (https://www.wellandgood.com/empath-vs-empathic/) *SUPPORT Follow the Woo (PATREON): If you would like to help with the creation of this podcast, receive bonus content, merchandise, and more, you can become a member of The Order of Woo: https://www.patreon.com/followthewoo (https://www.patreon.com/followthewoo) *Instagram & TikTok: @followthewoo *Youtube:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClifZ3HrpfXEHM3tXUT3lww?view_as=subscriber ( https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClifZ3HrpfXEHM3tXUT3lww?view_as=subscriber) *All Inquiries: followthewoo@gmail.com
Nov 3 2021
1 hr 19 mins