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Date: 2015-01-19 By: Jessica Shepherd
The New Year, and its promise of starting over, dangles the carrot of a clean slate in front of us. It's so important to take our desire to be happier seriously, yet sadly far too many resolutions don't pan out. How can we ensure that our resolutions are made? Jessica Shepherd, author of Venus Signs, explains just how Venus can help us.
Date: 2015-01-15 By: Debra Robinson
One common element between paranormal writers, enthusiasts, and investigators is an experience with a haunting. Here, Debra Robinson, author of A Haunted Life and The Dead Are Watching, discusses her experiences growing up and some of the haunted stories that she encounters as she continues her investigations.
Date: 2015-01-12 By: Kerri Connor
While it is often the simple things that get us through life and help us to change our perspective, it is also true that the simple things are really easy to forget. We forget to play. We forget to be happy. We forget to love. What's more, we often don't even realize that we forget to do these things! This year, use these ideas from Ostara author Kerri Connor to rejuvenate and balance your emotions, finding new joy in the process.
Date: 2014-12-29 By: Alexandra Chauran
What is possible after death? Will you be able to talk to your loved ones after you die? Will you be able to help your loved ones? Alexandra Chauran, author of the new How to Talk to Me After I'm Gone, explains the beauty—and benefits—of creating a plan for spirit communication, and proposes that it become a topic of Pagan activism.
Date: 2014-12-22 By: Sonja Sadovsky
Since childhood, and for various reasons, The Priestess and the Pen author Sonja Sadovsky has been enamored with the image of successful women who overcame adversity to create something new, both in fiction and in reality. And, more often than not, magic played a part in these images of Goddesses and Priestesses. Here she discusses her motivation for writing her new book and the desire to see today's dreams become tomorrow's reality.
Date: 2014-12-15 By: Barbara Moore
When Lo Scarabeo asked tarot expert Barbara Moore to create a Pagan-based casting kit, she was excited. Here she explains the many uses, magical and divinatory, of the Witch Crystals Casting Stones Kit.
Date: 2014-12-08 By: Catherine Dowling
Many of us experience moments of enlightenment—41% of us in fact, or so a 2002 Gallup poll tells us. Enlightenment is that state of radically expanded awareness where the boundaries of our individual self melt into a blissful union with the life force. But no matter how wonderful our period of radical awareness is or how long it lasts, it passes. We may be transformed by it in some way, but the life we return to is not. So how do we put radical awareness—enlightenment—into practice in our daily lives? Catherine Dowling, author of the new Radical Awareness, presents five ways to make enlightenment work in our daily lives.
Date: 2014-12-01 By: Aaron Leitch
Modern Western magick is unfortunately dismissed as ineffective for such purposes. Like it or not, we Westerners have acquired that reputation (or stereotype) somewhere along our way. But why is this the case? Aaron Leitch offers several tips to enhance your magickal results by reconnecting with lost secrets of the past.
Date: 2014-12-01 By: Kathleen Mathews
The one constant we all strive for in life is love, and that love is also the constant that bridges this world and the next. While physical death may mark the end of one phase of a relationship, we can continue to work with our loved ones in spirit for an even stronger bond of love. Kathleen Mathews, co-author of Everlasting Love, explains.
Date: 2014-11-24 By: Judith Marshall
For many of us, travel is the spice of life. The comfort and security of home are important, but the unfamiliar stirs the soul. Travel in the physical world offers insight, freedom, and expansion. Travel within—the journey of the spirit—provides the same, especially when exploring past lives. What can we expect to find when we explore our past lives? Judith Marshall, author of Past Lives, Present Stories, explains.