Astral Destinations: The Grief Place

There's a place somewhere between the realm of dreams and spirits that is for release of grief emotions. Perhaps you've been there. A place where sorrow is understood and, despite the beings moving around you living their lives, you feel comfortable to be in your grief. It starts at a sandy altar. A table-style of … Continue reading Astral Destinations: The Grief Place

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Are New Homes Less Protected From Spirits?

I've been catching up on some reading and magical research of my own recently and a thought occurred to me. Are our homes less protected from spirits and outside forces than homes were historically? The short answer is yes, of course they are. Historically speaking, it was culturally relevant to place simple household protections in … Continue reading Are New Homes Less Protected From Spirits?

3 Ways to Magically Reclaim Yourself

Ever been lost in the sea of yourself? You just feel restless and confused and sad. Hopeless yet desperate to move forward. Hoping to find something that will help you keep your head above water yet finding yourself anchored with no where to go. It's a crappy feeling. When you spend several weeks, months, or … Continue reading 3 Ways to Magically Reclaim Yourself

What Makes a Crossroads a Crossroads?

Have you ever looked at a spell and it says something like "leave the object at a crossroads"? Many, many spells end this way and for good reason. Leaving an item at a crossroads magically and energetically disperses the energy. It's good when you're leaving a general offering for spirits. It's great when you're trying … Continue reading What Makes a Crossroads a Crossroads?

79 Tips, Tricks, & Spells for Halloween 2017 + Sale!

Happy Halloween! Happy Samhain! I hope you have some amazing plans this Halloween! I don't personally celebrate Samhain but Halloween is my household's favorite holiday, hands down. We have as much stuff to decorate for Halloween as we do Yule and it's not enough. I'm having a pretty low-key holiday myself. A fabulous witchy dress … Continue reading 79 Tips, Tricks, & Spells for Halloween 2017 + Sale!

How to Create a Deity (Pop Culture Paganism)

  A few years ago there was quite a kerfuffle about pop culture paganism. Okay, I'm totally downplaying it. It was pretty much a knock-out drag-down fight where people from all over were weighing in on their private blogs and tumblrs. It was a thing for at least a week. It's a weird thing to … Continue reading How to Create a Deity (Pop Culture Paganism)

Cursed By The Stars [Spell Saturday #68]

Ever hate someone so much that you wish them to forever be cursed? It's a serious commitment and require a serious amount of thinking time before you take the plunge. If you really think someone deserve this kind of punishment, keep on reading. This spell is meant to curse someone using the energy of the … Continue reading Cursed By The Stars [Spell Saturday #68]

Star of the Apple’s Heart Faerie Love Spell [Spell Saturday #66]

Apples are one of the most ubiquitous fruits in magic and folklore. I mean, it's an apple. I can say, with fair confidence, that apples can be used in just about any type of spell. This one is a love spell, designed to ask for a lover to be brought to you by the faeries. … Continue reading Star of the Apple’s Heart Faerie Love Spell [Spell Saturday #66]

Eyes of Truth Spell [Spell Saturday #59]

This spell is designed to help reveal what lies beyond normal sight. So spirits, energy patterns, etc. Note this doesn't necessarily mean that you'll see things with your physical eyes. You may simply be able to get a clear-cut image in your eye. This, too, is "seeing". It is not a spell that should be … Continue reading Eyes of Truth Spell [Spell Saturday #59]

Spirit Destinations: When Spirit Worlds Connect to the Physical World

The astral worlds are not a free-for-all. Not all of them at least. Anyone who has dealt with the fae are definitely aware of this but many other places outside of fairylands have rulers that hold territory.¬†Knowing you're in someone's territory can be tricky and knowing where those territories begin and end, especially because they … Continue reading Spirit Destinations: When Spirit Worlds Connect to the Physical World