Tag Archives: Witchcraft

Watchers of the Craft

I would say “it’s amazing when coincidences happen” but given this post is about how there are very few coincidences when you are a Witch I will restrain myself. I was discussing the nature of being a witch with a … Continue reading

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The Role of Intent in Witchcraft

When people start asking for reasons that their spell hasn’t worked as intended it is important to get them to breakdown their magical operation to help in the diagnostic process. More often than not (assuming an explanation is forthcoming at … Continue reading

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The Magical Uses of Salt

Salt is one of the almost ubiquitous elements of modern day witchcraft practice. We have a pot on our altar, we sprinkle it in our baths, we bury crystals with is and wash our services down with it. It is … Continue reading

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13 Goals of the Witch

One of my first introductions to Witchcraft  was Scott Cunningham’s Guide to the Solitary Practitioner and whilst it is dated, littered with the conflation if Wicca and Witchcraft and miss information about ‘self’ initiation, for a book of its time … Continue reading

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Witchcraft Indoors vs Outdoors

One thing about the British Summer is that if the weather is going to be good there is no better place to be than in the out and about in the natural world. The British Isles has an array of … Continue reading

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Imbolc

Imbolc Pronounced IM-bulk, IM-molg, or imb-OLC Also Oimelc, Candlemass or Brigid’s Day Date 1st or 2nd February (Northern Hemisphere) 1st or 2nd August  (Southern Hemisphere) Season Winter / Beginning of Spring Zodiac Aspect 15 degrees of Aquarius  Themes Quickening Hope … Continue reading

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Visualisations for Protecting the Self and Home

Here is another post inspired by some nonsense I came across on the web. There seems to be an epidemic of people concerned about being beset by, or at risk from, negative energy and looking for ways to protect themselves. … Continue reading

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