Issue 4 discusses the origins of the epithet, The Wolf Moon, the etymology, medicinal benefits, and traditional uses of horehound, as well as how to make horehound lozenges.
This issue highlights the Dark Season and correlating archetypes and discusses Artemis, the patron of women and embodiment of Mother Nature herself, and Mugwort, Artemis' herb.
Issue 2 of the Vade Mecum includes passionflower, Lemurian Priesthoods, and Christ Consciousness.
Welcome to the inaugural issue of The Basic Witch's Vade Mecum, an online grimoire delivered every full moon. Issue 1 is all about Hyldemoer and Her gifts of the elder tree.
Sigil magick is some of the most simple, yet most fun, spellcraft. Anyone can do it and the results can be super powerful. A sigil is basically a power symbol. It's a glyph that contains the essence and magic of a word or phrase. A sigil can be used for a litany of purposes. The one pictured, for instance, is one I created to protect our home that is under construction. I used a pyrography pen to carve it into a piece of pine and then hung it in the framing of our house before we put drywall in. How do you make a sigil? First, you have to think of a simple phrase or word. It needs to be...