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How To Set A Clear, Powerful Intention & Why It's Important

It can be a bummer when you put lots of time and energy into a spell only to get zero results. Over time, I learned that in addition to following the instructions for the particular spell, there are a few other factors that go into making an effective spell. One of the best ways to power your spell is to set a strong, clear intention before you begin. From my past experiences, it tends to be that a witch’s intention is a make-or-break factor to any kind of spellwork.

Witch Or Pagan: Do You Really Know The Difference?

Terminology in the world of magic can be hugely confusing. Every day people ask me if they’re a witch or a wizard, or maybe a warlock? Some people use Wicca as an umbrella term and still others are convinced that witchcraft and paganism are inseparable. This can lead to a lot of confusion! Today we’re going to address a few of these words and lay out some very clear definitions so you know exactly where you fall in this mashup of identifiers. It’s time to kick the confusion and get your witchy vocab straight.

7 Steps To The Perfect Candle Spell For Beginners

Candle spells are an excellent base form of magic to learn. You can do just about any spell with a candle and candle spells present many opportunities for tinkering and adjusting spells which I think is paramount to the learning process. Because of this, learning basic candle spells gives beginner witches a kind of “blueprint” to work with.