Divination: Pyromancy

Due to the importance of fire in ancient history, it’s very likely that this is one of our earliest forms of divination. Because our brains are hard wired to organize what we see in the chaos of fire, it’s easy to see why it became such a widely used form of Divination. We stare into the flames of a fire, allowing our higher selves to … Continue reading Divination: Pyromancy

A Breakdown of the Wiccan Rede

If I haven’t stated so before, let me do so now for clarity: I am not Wiccan. Wicca is a fine religion, I just don’t count myself among them. I’m a little more hippie than traditional, when it comes to my beliefs, lol. However, I wanted to post this breakdown of the Wiccan Rede anyway, but whether you’re Wiccan or not, I think most of … Continue reading A Breakdown of the Wiccan Rede

Crystal of the Month

Usually I just do one crystal for these monthly posts, but honestly I couldn’t decide between Kambaba Jasper and Carnelian, so you get both! Carnelian is one I think most of you have heard of, but Kambaba Jasper might be new to some of you. It’s one of my favorite stones and I discovered it last year some time. Ever since I’ve been trying to make … Continue reading Crystal of the Month

Divination: Ceromancy

Ceromancy is divination using candle wax. Whether you drip the wax into water or observe the way the wax melts as it burns, either way you do it is considered ceromancy. It’s also a good idea to pay attention to the smoke, the sounds the candle makes as it burns, the candle flame’s movement and whether it’s burning fast or slow. Reading wax drippings is … Continue reading Divination: Ceromancy

So Mote It Be!

“So mote it be” is a ritual phrase used by Freemasons, in Rosicrucianism, and more recently by Neopagans. It means “so may it be”, “so it is required”, or “so must it be”, and may be said at the end of a prayer in a similar way to “amen”. The phrase appears in the Halliwell or Regius Manuscript, the earliest known document relating to a … Continue reading So Mote It Be!