Once again; on a lighter note this time, I wanted to talk about the "Magick Words." So many young witches do not feel comfortable writing their own spells, rituals and prayers because they feel they don't know the magick words. I am here with a little (okay...not so little) antic dote to show you that you can do it yourself; after all, it is all about intent and belief. In the words of William Shakespear, "A rose by any other name would smell as sweet."
My son; Phil,…Continue
I was thinking about teachers of the craft the other day. I have noticed that there are many new Neo-Pagans; of all traditions, that are trying to find someone to teach them. So I asked myself, "Why are so many new Wiccans and Neo-Pagans trying to find a teacher for themselves?" More importantly, "What should they be looking for in that teacher?"
These days it is not always easy to find someone willing to become a teacher; or wise…Continue
As with any witch, my Book of Shadows contains a
great deal of information that I find useful. I have the usual rituals and how to information. Sabbats and projects; herbalism and runes; candle meanings and holiday recipes. I have even added some different literary works that I find thought provoking or spiritually touching to myself.
Some of these poems I wrote myself and some I have…Continue
I have been perusing my favorite sites, reading some of my old poetry and typing line after line then throwing them away. I was diligently looking for the muse that used to electrify my psyche. Where is that commodity that lit the fire within my superego. It seemed that this inspiration was just beyond my grasp and no matter what I tried I could not get close enough for it to touch my soul one more time.
As I was looking at some of my old thoughts, I ran across one that seemed to…Continue