Readers, please enjoy this guest blog post by A.C. Fisher Aldag, author of the new Common Magick.
A liminal period is a brief time between two different eras. For example, the solstices and equinoxes are the days between one season and another. Winter ends, and springtime begins, on the Spring Equinox. Magickal acts are especially powerful during liminal periods, because these times are "betwixt and between" occasions, and so they have the power of both conditions. Dawn has the magick of both day and night, ending and beginning. Dawn also carries its own unique energies.
In my book, Common Magick, there is a whole chapter about using liminal times for magick—but what about
Readers, please enjoy this guest blog post by Madame Pamita, author of the new Book of Candle Magic.
One of the easiest ways to add a boost of power to your candle spells is by consciously choosing colors that are in alignment with your spell's intention.
There are several ways that you can incorporate color into your candle magic:
Color of the candle wax
Color of the candle holder or tray
Color of glitter sprinkled on the candle
Color of paper and ink written on a petition paper with your candle spell
Color of flowers placed around your candle
Color of altar cloth where your candle spell is burning
There is great power in coordinating all of these in one
Readers, please enjoy this guest blog post by Melanie Marquis, author of The Witch's Bag of Tricks, A Witch's World of Magick, Beltane, Lughnasadh, and the new Llewellyn's Little Book of Moon Spells.
If you're feeling lonely, this moon spell for love can help you forge a path for a worthwhile partner to follow and find you. Finding a suitable romantic partner is a challenge in any era of history, and dating during a pandemic presents its own unique difficulties. It's much harder to connect with new people without the ordinary options of hitting the town, checking out the clubs, or going to networking events and parties. If we want to find new love in the midst of this current crisis, we
Here in the northern hemisphere, Lammas/Lughnasadh, the first of the harvest festivals, is almost upon us, but for our southern hemisphere friends, it is time for the Imbolc/Candlemas. To help you celebrate, we’ve rounded up our best rituals, spells, books, and more!
Using the Tarot for Sabbats and Esbats: Imbolc: Celebrate Imbolc with a spread and other tarot-inspired ideas.
Ritual: An Imbolc Celebration: Use this Imbolc ritual to release old wounds in order to create fertile soil for new ideas and possibilities.
Traveling Deeper with the Wheel of the Year: We are all familiar with the Wheel of the Year and its celebrations. But what if