Basic Witchcraft

Invoking and Banishing Pentagrams

Pentagram symbols are one of the first that most witches learn but what do we use them for? For calling the quarters, most commonly but also when needed for specific spells or rituals. There are many different ways to call the quarters and none are any better than any others, it's just a matter of… Continue reading Invoking and Banishing Pentagrams

The Wheel of the Year

Wheel of the Year – Lammas/Lughnasadh

The wheel is turning and as it does the days are growing shorter. Lughnasadh, also called Lammas, makes up one of four Celtic cross-quarter festivals. This is the first harvest of the year, the day in which we recognize that the hot summer days will soon come to an end and celebrate the fruits of… Continue reading Wheel of the Year – Lammas/Lughnasadh