Scottish Domestic Spirits — Spell Hub. Bringing the occult to life.

Brownie drawn and signed by Palmer Cox, public domain http://freemasonry.bcy.ca/brownies/sayingslxiii.html (Photo credit: Wikipedia) At the mention of Scottish domestic spirits, many people would immediately think of the single malt variety. However there are actual spirits that predate that noble beverage. Three such spirits are the brownie, killmoulis, and the urisk. A brownie or brounie (brùnaidh…

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Sorting Witches – Part II — Spell Hub. Bringing the occult to life.

“Magic Circle” by John William Waterhouse, 1886 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Kitchen – Kitchen witches use whatever is at hand to create their magic, be it a paring knife or a screwdriver. This is the magic of everyday life, of home and hearth. Solitary – Solitary witches practice alone, rather than as part of a group.…

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Sympathetic Magic – Part II — Spell Hub. Bringing the occult to life.

Edgar Allan Poe Museum (Richmond, Virginia) (Photo credit: Wikipedia) The idea behind the Law of Contact is that we imbue things with our personal energy or essence. The longer we handle an item, the greater the amount of energy is stored in it, and the longer the energy remains. Part of the thrill of seeing…

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Sympathetic Magic — Spell Hub. Bringing the occult to life.

English: ‘Clootie’ Well, Munlochy, Black Isle. The rag well at Munlochy is one of two in the district, the other being at Culloden. More common in Ireland, these wells are still resorted to as ‘sympathetic magic’ destinations whereby an afflicted person leaves strips of clothing in hopes that their ailments will be cured by substitution.…

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Growing Magic — Spell Hub. Bringing the occult to life.

English: Herb garden seat Sissinghurst castle garden seat planted with herbs (Photo credit: Wikipedia) The Vernal Equinox has come and gone, and at this time of year, many people feel the urge to grow something. Those interested in herbal magic might fantasize about an herb garden of their own, where they can harvest what they’re…

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Frog Thoughts — Spell Hub. Bringing the occult to life.

A Australian Green Tree Frog (Photo credit: Wikipedia) In my neck of the woods, the frogs have decided that spring is here to stay, and that it’s time to party. There are a lot of bodies of water around here, so everyone in the neighborhood has gotten used to the yearly amphibian background serenade. In…

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