What Happens When the Magickal Path Doesn’t Seem Quite So Magickal
Wonderful blog from hocuspocus13 of weatheredwiseman, shared via Laura. Thank you both. The true magick lies within you. One of my favorite passages of this share is this quote:
“Every now and again, you will feel a dull ache in your soul. A gentle humming around your heart. A longing for something without a name.
If i ever told you to obey anything, this would be it.
Listen to the call of your authentic self. That part of you that lives just outside of your own skin. Let it have its way with you.
I have died a hundred times trying to ignore it.”
~ Mia Hollow
I overheard a conversation in our local ‘witchy’ store late this afternoon. As I rounded a corner, I saw a group of twenty-something young women looking through the candles and the statues. One of the young ladies wrinkled her nose and sneered at the candle in her hand and said, “They don’t have anything in here that looks like what they used to have on ‘Charmed.'” My roommate grabbed me quickly by the arm and dragged me into the other room as I protested with the need of having a talk with those young ladies about real witchcraft and pointing them toward some useful resources.
I realize that all of us were introduced to magick somewhere. For me, it was the movie, ‘Bell, Book and Candle’ with Jimmy Stewart and Kim Novak. I marveled as she sang over Pyewacket and laughed as she used Jimmy Stewart’s fiance’s fear of thunderstorms…
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