Complete List of Journal ArticlesOrder by: date | title | author
Date: 2003-06-19 By: Rosemary Ellen Guiley, Ph.D.
Candles have a long and interesting history in religious worship, magic and folklore. They light the way to the sacred; they dispel the forces of darkness; they are associated with ghosts and the dead; they can find buried treasure; and they play ...
Date: 2003-07-12 By: Rosemary Ellen Guiley, Ph.D.
In August 2002, news broke that a New Caledonian crow named Betty, in a laboratory in Oxford, demonstrated intentional problem-solving ability by repeatedly bending a straight piece of wire into a hook so that she could snag food. Scientists ...
Date: 2008-06-30 By: Ruth Ann Amberstone
A practical use of Tarot that might not be readily apparent is the way it can aid the creative writing process. Whether you’ve ever tried your hand at writing or not, the cards can be used to generate ideas, flesh out a story, or help you overcome writer's block. Next time you begin a writing project, pull out your favorite deck and ask it for
Date: 2013-10-07 By: Sam Queen
The Stanley Hotel was the inspiration for the "Overlook Hotel" in Stephen King's 1977 novel The Shining, and the inhabitants of the Stanley prove themselves to be inspiration for any horror novel. Sam Queen, co-author of Haunted Asylums, Prisons, and Sanatoriums, discusses his haunting experiences during a visit.
Date: 2003-05-15 By: Sandra Kynes
Before buying crystals and gemstones, it’s a good idea to plan how you are going to use them. Over time, you may want to build up a collection with sets of stones for different purposes because the particular energies that are intended for one use ...
Date: 2007-11-08 By: Scott Cunningham and David Harrington
Today, we’ve lost our mystic reverence for our homes; we often fail to see its powers and influences at work in our everyday lives. Fortunately, it isn’t difficult to create a magical household, one patterned after ancient ritual and magical ways. With the focus on giving thanks and reconnecting with self, family, and friends, the fall season is
Date: 2004-05-01 By: Scott Shaw, Ph.D
Simplicity in life is a complex paradox, with seemingly never ending disagreements, differing opinions, dissenting philosophies, emotional manipulations, and even physical confrontations. Some people seem to not only instigate this adversarial ...
Date: 2002-04-29 By: Seymour
Precis: A man takes a chance on the magic of Witchcraft. His spells are successful in ways that are surprising to him, leading him to a new understanding of himself and his relationship to the universe...and maybe a new and better job. THE ...
Date: 2006-04-01 By: Sheila Hall
Clustering exercises offer another creative way to work with the tarot. Some people have heard of a clustering exercise where you write down a main idea in the center of a piece of paper and then brainstorm by jotting down thoughts and ideas all ...
Date: 2004-01-01 By: Shirley Andrews
It all started when I was very young. For some reason, I was sure there was a land in the Atlantic Ocean called Atlantis. I can remember my mother telling me I was wrong and finally showing me on a map that there was no such place. From that ...