What is a Spell Part 1: Whaddya Want?

In the last newsletter article, “What is a Spell?”, we talked about the 12 steps of any given spell… and we promised that in future articles we would dig deeper into each of those steps. Well, the future has arrived! In this article we discuss the...

Faith is an Action, Not a Belief

The word “faith” has always generated a lot of controversy, especially when used in conjunction with religion, magic, shamanism, God… anything that stirs up the emotions and can rock the very foundation of our souls. But what is faith really? Is it a...

Finishing the Old, Starting Anew

School is back in session, fall is just around the corner, and from a shaman’s point of view, it’s time to celebrate. In tribal times, the tribe would take time out from daily activities to celebrate the change of season. Celebration is a way of completing and...

What is a Spell Really?

Part I So what the heck is a magick spell anyway? We get so many questions via email about magick spells that we thought it was time to set the story straight. People email us wanting magick spells for protection and healing, wiccan spells, magick spells for success,...

What is a Magic Spell?

What is a magic spell, indeed? We get questions all the time about magic spells, what they are, how to create them, how to cast them, and so forth. In fact, it seems to be a subject of such fascination that we have decided to write an entire series of newsletter...

Creating Sacred Space

Knowing how to create sacred space can be very useful in our frenzied world of action and reaction. We are constantly bombarded by TV, radio, newspapers and all kinds of other “vibes.” Creating sacred space is a way to get back to peace, serenity and clarity. There...

A Real Book of Shadows – What Is It?

A lot of people wonder, “What is a book of shadows? Is it fact or fiction?” In fact, thousands of people type in the search term “real book of shadows” every month to try to find out. If you watch the TV show “Charmed” then...