Enchanting Words
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Enchanting Words and Awkward Moments

Witchy sister Shane was so wonderful to share with us some magickal words of empowerment this week! When it comes to the power of words, we can all use a helping hand and power boost. Words shape our worlds and I love reading about how other witches embrace this craft.  Enchanting Words… Words are spells. We speak what we create,…

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Before and After Spell Check

Before I Discovered the Practice of Spell Check I began my magickal practice as a young teen. In the broom closet, I had to do without most of the tools available to me today – candles, crystals, altar tools, etc. Mostly what I had was what I found free online or in the library, a desire to learn, and what…

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Questions Before Spell Casting
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7 Questions to Ask Before Spell Casting

The following questions to ask before spell casting are the same one’s many witches, myself included, have used for years to go into their magickal work with a clear head and focus. This not only makes for potent magick but also opens the mind to spot when the spell has worked. Its best to write the questions and answers in…

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Spell Casting Myths
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7 Magick Spell Casting Myths

Before we begin, I want to disclaim that I wrote these 7 Magick Spell Casting Myths for witches. That being said, I will not be going into the myths/beliefs that spell casting is evil or that it is not real. This is not an article explaining the difference between real spell casting and that of movies like Harry Potter and…

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Thrill and Shame

Before I get into the message of Thrill and Shame, let me give a little bit of backstory. This week I watched Hurricane Irma’s arrival with the United States. As I watched, I contemplated the information I shared on Tuesday (Abiola’s message regarding the Storms of Life and my insight on The Tower). I tried to process the situation and,…

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Tarot, Witch Life

Tarot Tuesday: The Tower – After the Storms

Sunday, the wise priestess-with-a-message Abiola shared a beautiful video on how to sur-thrive in the Storms of Life. I was so inspired by Abiola’s message. I began to contemplate my own storms in life and how I was able to not only survive in them but also thrive either despite of or because of. This made me think of the…

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2017 Solar Eclipse: Now What?

Two live streams today, answering the question of Now What? What do we do now that the 2017 Solar Eclipse is over? Second video is an in-depth look at my Solar Eclipse tarot reading with some insight about where StartWitchin is going from here forward.

Shadow Work Tarot
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6 Ways to Harness 2017 Solar Eclipse Magick

Every witch I’ve talked to the last two weeks has asked, “What are you doing for the solar eclipse?” That, or “What should I do for the solar eclipse?” Right along with any other questions witches answer, the response to Solar Eclipse Magick is as varied as the number of us that you ask. To answer that question the best…

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Shadow Work Tarot
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Shadow Work Resources

I have spent the last couple of weeks (since the lunar eclipse and continuing to the solar eclipse) focused on shadow work. During this time I’ve experienced a number of synchronicities including emails regarding the topic of shadow work, chat and forum questions, random tweets and blog posts, and people I’ve not talked to in ages messaging me on the…

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