Violet Incense

Curio of the Day 06 26 2022 Incense Series Part 1 Violet Incense The soft, floral scent of violet is the perfect curio (Magickal tool) to work with if you are trying to relieve a broken heart or attract fresh love into your life. Violet flowers are commonly used in African American Conjure work as…

Black Walnuts

Black Walnuts These black walnuts were found by my children as we explored a park. My favorite thing about these little guys is that when you crack them open they sometimes have little faces inside. You could use these as the head for a poppet (doll) or some other related craft. These are not “new”…

Yellow Candles

Yellow Candles A yellow candle is generally associated with the sun, justice, karmic balancing, focus, brain-storming ideas, inspiration, creativity, movement, life force, healing energies, and the solar plexus chakra. I generally use yellow candles if I need enlightenment on a subject or situation where the details may be murky. Burning a yellow candle is a…

Quartz Crystals

Clear quartz is one of the easiest stones to find‌ ‌in‌ ‌metaphysical‌ ‌stores.‌ ‌Do not underestimate their value just because they are easy to find.‌ ‌Quartz crystals are, in my experience, amplifiers when working with magick. This means they are able to intensify the work you’re doing by naturally magnifying the area of effect of…

Coins

Curios 101 A curio is an object that is usually derived from nature. It can be something like a feather, stone, herb, or bone. Some curios are man made such as coins, doorknobs, and keys. Coins The use of‌ ‌coins‌ ‌in‌ ‌your‌ ‌magickal‌ ‌practices‌ ‌sets‌ ‌the‌ ‌stage‌ ‌for‌ ‌prosperity‌ ‌and‌ ‌success.‌ ‌For example, coins can…

Horseshoes 101

Curios 101 In folk magick, a curio is a naturally derived object. Horse shoes Various traditions of folk magick and superstition are interwoven with the use of the iron horse shoe.‌ ‌It’s often regarded as a sign of success, prosperity, and good fortune.‌ ‌Horseshoes are associated with the element of earth, which makes them useful…

Lightning Wood

Lightning Wood in Magickal Practice The wood that comes from trees struck by lightning are known to have remarkable effects on Magickal practice and desired outcomes. Lightning-struck wood can be used for amplifying power, transformational work, and manifestation of dreams. You can use this wood by burning it in a sacred fire, mixing it into…

Athame 101

Athame 101 Athames are knives or dagger-shaped tools. They are pronounced “ah-thaym” rather than “ah-thaw-may”.‌ ‌The handle is traditionally depicted in black, however, if you’re not part of a specific tradition, the handle color is irrelevant.‌ ‌The athame is traditionally used during rituals to open or close sacred circles.‌ ‌It is an exclusively spiritual tool…