Every Day Witch · For Beginners

Is It Important To Give a Year And a Day?

The year and a day philosophy has different meanings in different traditions. In most traditions, you must wait a year and a day before you can be initiated into the coven, usually Wiccan. In others, it is the time you must take to study before you begin practicing magick. I believe, in both cases, following… Continue reading Is It Important To Give a Year And a Day?

Every Day Witch · For Beginners

Witchcraft: Real Life vs Fantasy

Whether you are starting out on your path, or trying to understand someone close to you who is on theirs, understanding what witchcraft really is, and what it isn’t, is important. Biggest thing you should know is witchcraft in real life is much different than it is in the media. Witchcraft in movies and books… Continue reading Witchcraft: Real Life vs Fantasy

For Beginners

A “Workbook of Shadows”

Okay y’all. I’m going to share something that I think is essential for witches, but I just about never see any other witches have. I call it a workbook of shadows. All it is is a notebook consisting of lists and layouts of things and information you’d like to put in your book of power.… Continue reading A “Workbook of Shadows”

For Beginners · Spells & Ritual

My Self Dedication Ritual

So I will be sharing my original self dedication ritual with you. I performed this ritual a few years ago and did so to dedicate myself to my journey. You are more than welcome to use my ritual as an outline for your self dedication ritual, but you should change it to better fit your… Continue reading My Self Dedication Ritual

For Beginners · Spells & Ritual

Why You Should Write Your Own Spells and Rituals

I briefly covered why you should write your own spells and rituals in one of my previous posts, Why Magick Fails. This will be a relatively short post, but this is a topic I’ve found myself preaching often, so I feel compelled to write a more detailed reasoning behind it. I believe you should always… Continue reading Why You Should Write Your Own Spells and Rituals

Every Day Witch · For Beginners

What is a Spirit Guide?

All of us are blessed with spirit guides. Most people have at least one spirit guide (the one assigned at birth), but some people have claimed to have as many as seven. So what are they? A spirit guide is a being that helps nudge and support us all throughout our lives. Most spirit guides… Continue reading What is a Spirit Guide?

Divination

The Elder Futhark

Here is a list of the Elder Futhark runes and their meanings and associations. Keep in mind, all of my posts are based on my opinions that I have gathered from my research. You may disagree or have something to add. Please do so kindly in the comments. Blessed be, brothers and sisters.