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Magic, Spellwork, and How it All Works

Magic and spellwork are anything but supernatural for most Wiccans and Pagans. Learn about magical theory, how energy is manipulated, choosing your magical name, herb and candle magic, and protection rituals. Also covered: should you pay someone else to cast a spell for you?
  1. Magical Ethics (8)
  2. Magical Theory (12)
  3. Prayers and Incantations (47)

What is an Animal Familiar?
Some modern Pagans and Wiccans incorporate an animal familiar into their spritual practice. Find out what a familiar is, and learn about the history of familiars in witchcraft.

What's Up With Love Magic?
Wondering what's up with love magic? Well, it's something that comes up a lot, so why not read more about magic and matters of the heart? We'll talk about the ethics of love magic, the basics of casting a love spell, love magic in folklore, gods and goddesses of love and marriage. We'll even assume you're going to find love and live happily ever...

Chocolate as an Aphrodisiac - The Magic of Chocolate
Ever wonder why chocolate can bring on feelings of sexual arousal? There's nothing magical here -- it's all about the science of the human body -- but definitely worth keeping in mind if you've got your eye on someone special!

What is the Great Rite? And What is Ritual Sex?
Wondering what the heck people mean when they say "Great Rite"? Trying to figure out what sex has to do with Wicca? Read on to find out just what ritual sex means, and why people might have it (or not).

Magical Self-Defense and Protection
Think you've got a curse or a hex on you? Worried that someone has attacked you magically? Here's how to figure out what's going on, and what to do about it if you really are under magical attack.

Should You Pay For Spellcasting Services?
Many people advertise on the Internet that they'll cast a spell on your behalf -- for a fee! Learn about the pitfalls and potential problems of using such services, and avoid getting ripped off.

How to Center
Centering is a technique that many Pagans and Wiccans as a meditation tool, or as the basis of energy work. If your tradition calls for you to use natural energy in ritual or spellwork, you should learn how to center, and practice until you can do it with ease.

Household Correspondences - Magical Items in Your Home
Did you know you have plenty of items around your home already that can be used as magical correspondences? You'd be surprised at some of the symbolism found in ordinary objects!

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