Definitions of Witchcraft: common terms and practices to get you started.
A definition of invoking and what it means in terms of ritual and practice.
Defining ‘Shadow Work’
a definition of shadow work and what it means to engage with and embrace your shadow self.
Casting a Circle
casting a circle is a vital part of working a spell as it keeps us safe and allows us to focus our intention before releasing it into the universe. Included are two basic methods to get you started.
Creating a Working Altar
how and why we create altars, what is placed upon them and how to make your own.
a description and definition cauldrons their importance and use at this time of year.
Abracadabra! the power of words.
words have power. choose them wisely.
Spirits, Ancestors, Ghosts and ‘Demons’
The difference between ghosts, demons, spirits and Ancestors?
a definition of divination and its purpose
Smoke cleansing, Why and how we do it.
A look into the ritual of ‘Censing’, why and how to cleanse yourself and space of negative energy
A description of Litha aka Summer Solstice, and my own practice at this time.
Grounding. What is it? How do you do it? Does it help?
a description of how I use grounding as a form of meditation within my own practice.
My definition of ‘intention’and how I use it to focus my desires and manifest them.
Offering to the gods/ancestors
The ritual of leaving offerings to your gods or ancestors is common among many religions and cultures. It can be as simple as ‘pouring one out’ (tipping some of your drink on the ground) to honour lost loved ones when remembering them. Or as elaborate as decorating an altar to a particular deity or family…
defining the word ‘Witch’