Christmas Eve Quiet

Its about an hour or two before we will be settling in for our traditional casual Christmas Eve dinner. Family members are in the living room watching “Pirates of the Caribbean II: Dead Mans Chest” and I am safely ensconced in my office, listening to Christmas Music on Yahoo. Tomorrow…

Love Actually

Since I’ve been working as a witch on the web now for three years, I’ve met so many incredible people. I’m astounded by the locations of some of them – Pakistan to Peoria, Singapore to San Bernadino. Melbourne to Minnetonka. At least half of my clients are foreign, many of…

Winter Solstice

A friend of mine recently asked me, “So what’s a witchy Christmas like?” To begin with, while we do celebrate Christmas in my family, many witches do not instead preferring to celebrate the Winter Solstice known as Yule. In my family we do both holidays, though Yule is a little more somber…

Microwave Magick

I get this one alot. “How long will this spell take to work?” “How soon before I see results?” “When will I know the spell is working?” And even – “I need this spell to work in two weeks.” There is no good answer to this question because after I…

All Hallows Eve

This was my first Samhain (Halloween) sabbat in such a wild and untamed country home. Previously, this sabbat was celebrated outdoors at midnight with a little circle of candles or at a Samhain party down at the local witch shop with friends. I’ve never been able to walk outside into…

Seven Oils of Love

I promised a while ago that I would discuss one of my new magick oils. This one is unlike anything I have ever done before and comes directly from ancient papyrus on display at the Field Museum in Chicago. I was fortunate enough to get to see the papyrus, which…

Frustration

Periodically I go through the web to see what witches (charlatans, shysters and con-artists too) are doing for business on the net. Unfortunately this usually seems to happen when my business is slow (which it usually is after Labor Day for some reason, the past three years) and I need…