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Date: 2015-03-02 By: Deborah Blake
Deborah Blake has written a number of books over the years, but far and away the most popular one was the third, The Goddess Is in the Details; it recently went back for a sixth printing. Here she discusses its popularity and its companion, her new book, Everyday Witchcraft: Making Time for Spirit in a Too-Busy World .
Date: 2015-03-01 By: Barbara Moore
One of the first "confusions" many tarot students encounter is regarding the Strength card, its meanings, and its numbering. What is the card about? Is its number important? And how has it changed throughout history? Tarot expert Barbara Moore explains.
Date: 2015-02-23 By: Alexandra Chauran
Developing your psychic abilities to the next level can take time, but if you don't take that first step you might not make time for the opportunity. Here, 365 Ways to Develop Your Psychic Ability author Alexandra Chauran presents five days of psychic development exercises that you can try for yourself to see where and how psychic development fits into your life.
Date: 2015-02-16 By: Sandra Kynes
The idea of using the stars for magic and ritual is not new, so why aren't more of us harnessing the power of the constellations in our magic and rituals? Sandra Kynes, author of the new Star Magic, presents an exploration of the night sky along with a new interpretation of the constellations that is relevant for twenty-first century Pagans and Wiccans.
Date: 2015-02-09 By: Frank Baba Eyiogbe
"Hacking" is simply discovering new ways to access and do things with a computer program, a system, or (in this case) a universe. Thousands of years ago, babalawos ("Fathers of the Secrets") discovered the underlying fabric of the Universe—and how to manipulate it. Frank Baba Eyiogbe, babalawo and author of Babalawo, Santería's High Priests, explains the system and the process.
Date: 2015-02-02 By: Della Temple
Taming your inner critic and getting to the core of who you truly are, not whom others think you should be, is a process. It's a process of intentionally choosing your thoughts instead of allowing your inner critic to choose for you. Here, Tame Your Inner Critic author Della Temple provides exercises and other methods to tame your inner critic on a daily basis.
Date: 2015-02-01 By: Barbara Moore
Using tarot for for love is not unique; in fact, love is probably the most asked about topic in readings. Traditional readings are a tried and true method of using the cards to get advice about relationships, but there are other ways of using the cards. Tarot expert Barbara Moore provides three ways to use the cards to foster love and romance.
Date: 2015-02-01 By: Jessica Shepherd
Love is a many splendored thing, indeed, but often life can get in the way of our relationships' magic. But, knowing the Venus sign of the composite chart of you and your partner can make all the difference in nurturing the love and magic you share. Jessica Shepherd, astrologer and author of Venus Signs, explains what each Venus sign needs to keep the spark alive.
Date: 2015-01-26 By: Master Denise Liotta Dennis
Certain homes can incite negativity in our lives and our relationships simply by how they are arranged. What if, with the power of Feng Shui based on our personality (known as Eight Mansions), we could maximize the positive in all of our relationships, from work to love to family? Master Denise Liotta Dennis, author of Classical Feng Shui for Romance, Sex & Relationships, explains.
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.