Today, instead of a spell, I wanted to talk about some tools of the trade – more specifically, the magic wand.
Okay, everyone, let’s get real. Valentines Day comes from a pretty bloody background…
On February 1st, we move into one of the sweetest, purest Sabbats of the Witch’s calendar.
Got no time to cast your spells? Live in a shared house where you can’t exactly set up an altar? Or maybe you’re in the broom closet. Join in the Imbolc fun with a dedicated candle in my personal group ceremony, focusing on manifestation, love attraction, self love and new life. All you have toContinue reading “Join the Imbolc Candle Ritual!”
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Welcome to Wednesday, Witches! Today I am going to address the subject of poppets, otherwise known as dollies, pippies, moppets and mommets. I know that for a long time when I was young, I personally thought poppets were basically the Western version of the “Voodoo Doll”. In pop culture, there is this idea of theContinue reading “Witchcraft Wednesday: What's the Deal with Poppets?”
Greetings, Boss Witches! We made it through another week. A week of working, of cooking meals (ew), of trying to keep our sh*t together. I think we all did great! So I have been rewarding myself by watching Salem on Netflix. I hadn’t got into this show yet, which is weird, but I do thinkContinue reading “Boss Witch Fashion Friday: The Historically Inaccurate but Deathly Fabulous Costumery of "Salem"”
Howdy! It’s Witchcraft Wednesday and again, I wanted to offer up a spell that anybody with access to some basic white goods can do. Alternatively, it’s winter, so I imagine you could also try chucking this into a pile of snow. Let’s get into the festive spirit by getting rid of some of the badContinue reading “Witchcraft Wednesday: The Easiest Ever Freezer Spell”
Today we went for a walk with our friend and neighbour, Katie, and her dog, Hughbert (whom you’ve met before). All three (four?) of us were itching to get out of our apartments, even though the weather was pretty grim. I mean, it’s West Yorkshire in November, after all. But once we got out there,Continue reading “BONUS POST: Pictures from Nature”
When I was at secondary school, I was in a pretty religious environment. I went to Presbyterian and Church of England schools that brought us to chapel services weekly, had their own ministers/vicars, had compulsory religion classes and encouraged us to follow a certain doctrine. As I’ve said before, the only time I remember beingContinue reading “Do Witches Pray?”