The time for our online magazine to come to an end is here, but if you are interested in reading more about Magick, Witchcraft, and Wicca I invite you to follow me on my blog – Songs of a Cricket which can be found here. I write a new blog weekly though sometimes I will post … More Farewell
The athame is the most recognizable magickal tool of the Modern Witch. It is a ceremonial dagger and one of several tools used in traditional witchcraft. The athame is a tool that many witches recognize as highly personal and while they may allow other witches to drink from their chalice they will not allow anyone … More A Witch’s Tools – The Athame
A chalice is a goblet or footed cup intended to hold drink. Within witchcraft It is one of the four elemental tools; the other three being the pentacle, blade, and wand. It is used most frequently though not exclusive during a ceremonial ritual and is a symbol shared with many of the world’s religions. Chalices … More A Witch’s Tools – The Chalice
The pentacle, a highly recognized symbol of Witchcraft was taken from Ceremonial Magick. It is a very widespread sacred symbol used since ancient times in many areas including Egypt, India, Persia, and Greece. Almost all cultures had a five-fold symbol, which was very important to their religious and spiritual life. In the early days of … More A Witch’s Tools – The Pentacle
The word altar comes from a Latin word that translates to “on high” and a variety of meanings could be understood from these words; a seat in the stars or perhaps a consecrated sacred space. The basic purpose for the altar was to request the presence of deity whether that was through sacrifice or worship. … More A Witch’s Tools – The Altar
The basic definition of magick is: the art and science of consciously manipulating Will, emotions, and energy to cause a change. The individual magickal practitioner may be seeking to cause a change within themself or to their perceived reality or perhaps even to someone else. The energy utilized by the practitioner may originate from any … More What Is Magick?