For hundreds of years, if not thousands, witches have been believed to communicate and work with spirits just like many other spiritual practitioners (including shamans) as they walk between the worlds. For some practitioners (such as Wiccans) creating a magic circle is a way to step in between these worlds and work with spirits, while … Continue reading What is Spirit Work in Witchcraft?
Herbalism is a common element of witchcraft, which dates back thousands of years when medicine was simply derived from natural ingredients found locally to healers. Modern medicine is often derived from plants; however, more and more medicines are becoming synthetic to recreate and isolate the healing properties of these plants that have been used … Continue reading Communicate & Work with the Spirits of Plants & Herbs
Working with spirits in witchcraft is commonly known as necromancy; there are different ways to go about working with spirits in magick depending on your ability, expertise, knowledge and comfort level. Necromancy is something that shouldn’t be taken lightly. In this post, we’ll cover how to work with the spirits that are familiar to you, … Continue reading How to Work with Spirits in Witchcraft
Samhain is commonly known as the time of year when the veil between this world and the spirit world is the thinnest. The veil begins to lift at the beginning of autumn and continues until just after Samhain / Halloween. Yet, we can still communicate with spirits anytime and anyplace. For some people, this comes … Continue reading How to Communicate with Spirits using Tarot
Many witches, wiccans, pagans, followers of the old ways, work with the moon cycles and are familiar with the turn of the wheel, the seasons and the symbolism behind each of them. During the week of a new moon, I get more excited about the time that comes just before the new moon. One to … Continue reading Working with the Dark Moon