What Happens When the Magickal Path Doesn’t Seem Quite So Magickal

A wonderful reflection on true magic, whatever your path. Thanks to hocuspocus13 for the reblog of this one!

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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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3 responses to this post.

  1. perfect! will share too. thank you for reblogging! ❤

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  2. Posted by Kieron on July 7, 2015 at 2:35 pm

    OMG… breath-taking in its scope (pun intended!). Instant bookmark. 🙂

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  3. Thanks for sharing this, Laura. I laughed out loud at the “my roommate grabbed me by the arm” comment! Love, Jamie

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