Spellcraft

By Request: Magic for a bad boss

Something must have been in the stars awhile back and whatever it was it did not like life in the office. I have had at least four people close to me come to me for magic to handle professional issues – and almost every client I saw in my psychic life coaching practice had at least one “how do I deal with this horrible coworker?” issue. A few wanted to straight up hex their bosses. Rather than going on a poppet stabbing spree I introduced them to some gentler first options. The corporate world started stoking its sociopaths in the […]

7 tools of witchcraft never listed in a grimoire

When most witches begin their practice, there’s a scramble for the tools of esoteria. We take our time to gather incense burners, just the right candles, our athames, bollines, and swords – and we love these shinies. They brigthen our lives and spirits. As practice goes on, we also find other tools that might not have an entry in our favorite spellbooks and grimoires. Maybe they didn’t exist, maybe the people that gathered that data assumed more common sense than I happen to have – but over time you learn that other tools, not necessarily magical, make all the magic […]

Happy New Year! Here’s how to hack the intentions of your resolutions for better magick

By now you’ve seen scores of New Year’s resolution announcements, and maybe you made a few yourself. They probably run along the lines of “lose x amount of pounds,” “read x amount of books,” and/or “be a better person in some manner, defined or undefined.” While most people will look at the how of your intentions – how to set small steps so that you achieve them, even with the possibility of a little backslide – I want to look at the why of your resolutions. If you’re a witchy type, you always need to know why you are doing […]