The word Witch became a pejorative term when the power of the Feminine was witnessed over the course of History. During the rise of patriarchal religious power, all aspects of the "Feminine" -- including power based on LOVE, not love of false POWER -- were attempted to be eradicated.
Free-thinking women were made to be Fallen Women.
Those who refused to give up their belief systems were, also, attempted to be eradicated.
Ten million women and children, and some men, have been brutally murdered, raped, and tortured under the claim of Witchcraft.
In other words, for protecting herbal medicine, energetic healing, natural birth, Free Will, and the path of the intuitive Heart.
Ten million people [and counting], is more than almost any war in History -- but the War against the Feminine has lived on.
The Witch is not a woman with a wart on her nose.
Nor is she an old Hag -- another way we cast fear on the true wisdom keepers, our Elders, is by making them grotesque.
So if you like your Moon...