Casting Spells That Work

Magical practitioners have drawn conclusions, similar and different, as to how magic works and what spells require. At most, we can all agree that no spell can grant you the power to defy physics. We can also agree that the foundation of a spell is a goal, also known as “intention.” Tools and ingredients are […]

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A Witch's World of Magick by Melanie Marquis – Book Review

I love witchcraft books that favor creativity and innovation. What makes this one stand out, however, is that it observes and compares the many (and rather simple) magical techniques of diverse cultures, past and present. You might think “cultural appropriation,” but fear not, for this book is about cultural appreciation. It brings you around the […]

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Book Recommendations for New Witches

There is an abundance of information and misinformation about witchcraft in books and on the Internet. Sometimes I see recommendations for new witches that are fluffy, inaccessible, or impractical. Witchcraft isn’t always simple, but it shouldn’t be too expensive or nigh impossible. You don’t have to splurge on a bunch of tools and ingredients to […]

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