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I Am a Witch

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    The Thirteen Goals Of The Witch

    The Thirteen Goals of the Witch appear in Scott Cunningham's book, "Wicca for the Solitary Practitioner," one of the first books on "Eclectic" Wicca. The Thirteen Goals are not Traditional (meaning I'm pretty certain that Cunningham made them up), but they nonetheless help to...
    Ceridwyn Ceridwyn 46-50 5 Responses Nov 4, 2012

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    After getting a Nook

    for my birthday, I am able to buy a few books on Witchcraft without my parents knowing. These books have much more information than the articles, experiences, and blogs I have read online in the past year and they are more specific on the lessons taught. I also like the...
    goagainsttheflow goagainsttheflow 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 12

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    What Is A Witch?

      Every witch has her own answer to the question, "What is a witch?" and the other day I wondered what my answer would be. What first came to mind is my deep love of Nature. Someone once described me as finding the divine in Nature—that’s true of all pagans, I believe...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 2, 2012

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    i know i am one. all way knew i was one.

    and i know i am one was born one
    wolfygirlcandy wolfygirlcandy 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 24, 2013

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    Making Magickal Ink~

      This warm Summer evening my beloved and I walked along a lovely mountain ridge together. We stopped to watch deer grazing and bunnies hopping. A peach colored sun was sinking behind the green mountain and a bright silver moon was shining at the same time. Everything around us...
    hillbillycrone hillbillycrone 51-55, F 1 Response Jul 30, 2012

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    I think I am a witch,

    of sorts. I believe that I am being called by the Goddess but I don't know what I am supposed to do, if anything. I have felt literally connected to nature my entire life but just recently did so many signs start to pop up that it may be more than I thought. Does this make since...
    crazybeautifuldreams crazybeautifuldreams 18-21, F Jan 27

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    My Experience Has A Witch

    I always had a natural talent playing with peoples energy, I could feel people before danger came to them. the only thing I cant do is shielding myself, but that will come with time I guess. I believe in the forces of nature and I would like to talk to people that have the same...
    toutssy toutssy 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 17, 2013

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    I need a witch. I need a witch,

    To find me a vampire. bottom line is I know some witches deal with vampires, And I need a vampire to turn me. I will not say why but I need to be turned before the end of this year. And I will owe you a big one. And repay you however you want. If someone can do this then please...
    TheLostPerson TheLostPerson 16-17, M 1 Response Mar 25

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    Salutations Fair Weathered Travelers

    I am pleased you've brightened my doorstep today. I assume that your interest here is to see, how compatible we might be? Well, fair enough. Take some time and listen closely to my waxing tale. It sets the tone, on if we shall roam, further down the path as we, or as he is he and...
    Arcanum Arcanum 41-45, F 9 Responses Jan 18, 2008

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    This Is My First Samhain As A Witch

    This is my first Samhain as a witch. I am curious as to how you will celebrate if you will celebrate at all.
    goagainsttheflow goagainsttheflow 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 31, 2013

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    What Do You Like Doing As A Witch?

    I enjoy scrying the most. I like scrying through solid reflective surfaces more than using my pendulum or using hydromancy. I'm not sure why, I just like that method more. Right now I'm making my own black mirror out of a picture frame that came with it's own glass. I can't wait...
    goagainsttheflow goagainsttheflow 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 17, 2013

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    I was carving my first wand with a stick I got

    from an oak tree and while I was carving it it broke :( is there any way I can glue it back and decorate it and it still be good for rituals or do I have to get another stick?
    Sweetheart1689 Sweetheart1689 22-25, F 4 Responses Feb 28

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    Im A Male Witch

    I found out the hard way that i was a witch over time. My mother never told me till it was to late. It runs in my mother and fathers blood and through my viens to. Im best with whether spells. I call myself and elemental grey witch since father is a warlock and im elemental. I...
    solitarywitchjake solitarywitchjake 18-21, M 6 Responses Nov 19, 2013

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    I Guard All That Is Good And Pure

    My job has many responsibilities, one being is protecting those of the unseen realm and those of nature. And those who can not protect them selves. My talents and knowledge help me. I love the fact that I can always make a difference when needed. I will always fight for what is...
    Raine7 Raine7 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 5, 2013

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    ive never felt like I belonged,

    like im different than other ppl, like never knowing who I am in life, but ive always been fascinated with witches, when I read about them I just felt like that's the world I belong, my brother is a wiccan and my mom can dream up things that are going to happen, I have empathy...
    Sweetheart1689 Sweetheart1689 22-25, F 5 Responses Feb 22

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    My Friend "Mossy"

    When I was fifteen I met a teenage witch, but, this one was not a character from a sit-com, she was authentic all the way to her bone marrow. She did not go around saying “I am a witch.” In fact, she resided on the edge of school activities as much as possible. She was...
    hillbillycrone hillbillycrone 51-55, F 4 Responses Feb 1, 2012

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    I am a witch. I am a "crone" witch to be more

    specific. To those that don't know the triple Goddess principal of womanhood, for a female witch, there are three life phases, the maiden (the young, tender, "wonder" filled phase of womanhood) the Mother (the creative protective and/or fertile stage of womanhood) and lastly...
    hillbillycrone hillbillycrone 51-55, F 4 Responses Jan 27

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    Questions

    I'm still pretty new to all of this but I would like to know more in person from others. Are there any covens or pagan or wiccan groups in the Oregon area? I would just like to hear it from others. Im better if I can feel a person's energies and feel what they're like, and i DON...
    Spiritwill Spiritwill 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 11, 2013

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    No Smoke and Mirrors Here Lol

    I grew up in a very hard set life. My family was very hardcore christian and catholic. I went to church on a constant basis, read the bible before bed like a good little girl, and sang in the choir. It didn't feel right. I understood everything they were trying to teach me but I...
    HanaNoMizu HanaNoMizu 22-25, F 29 Responses Mar 22, 2008

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    From The Hill, A Witchy Poem~

    I am calling from the hill Feel me now, and feel me real Take my hand and come my way Know my heart by night and day Save your body and save your soul Save yourself, so you’ll grow old Feel Her rain and feel Her heat In your head and in your feet Feel Her Love and run to Her...
    hillbillycrone hillbillycrone 51-55, F 3 Responses Jun 13, 2012

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    Maidin Mhaith, Or Good Morning.

    I figured good morning was appropriate since it's just now morning here at my home in northern California. My given name is Becky, I'm a 38 yr old disabled stay at home mom of three boys. My eldest is 19, my hereditary witch in denial is 15, and my fae child is almost 6. :) That...
    MysticMomma MysticMomma 36-40, F 6 Responses May 22, 2012

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    Ostara-Spring Equinox

    Bunnies and lambs frolic in the glen Sunlit earth, turned once again Shoots and buds show smiling faces Native greens now take their places Sparrows and Robins busy at their nests The forest is alive with feathery chests Warm the ground, bless the seed Give us Goddess all we...
    hillbillycrone hillbillycrone 51-55, F 6 Responses Mar 16, 2012

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    I Feel In Touch Again-- A few weeks ago,

    I was almost found out by my parents so I took a break from the craft for about a week and a half. I just finished doing a ritual and I feel renewed and reconnected with the energy within and around myself. I really like practicing witchcraft and not being able to practice when...
    goagainsttheflow goagainsttheflow 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 16, 2013

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    As a witch on EP I get tons of private messages

    for spells and advice. I love my mail but I want to tell you a secret. I don't do spells for other people, I don't read minds, I don't have any more power than you do, in fact, in your situation you have far more mystical connections than I do! Witchcraft is all about science...
    hillbillycrone hillbillycrone 51-55, F 4 Responses Feb 6

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    My Kin

    There is the brewing, the bending, the fire There is the healing, the work, the desire There is the dancing, the shine of the moon There is the planting, the sun of the noon There is the study, the branch, leaf, and tree There is the hunger to set the soul free There is the...
    hillbillycrone hillbillycrone 51-55, F 3 Responses Jan 23, 2012

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    On Being A Witch

    Words are capricious little sprites. When I say to another soul, "I am a witch" there are any number of impressions one might embrace depending upon your background, your present and past realities, your geographic location, and, your personal emotional response to the word...
    hillbillycrone hillbillycrone 51-55, F 13 Responses Nov 3, 2011

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    I Made A Dark Mirror

    Don't you like it when you make your own tools? I made my own dark mirror and felt joyful and happy when I finished yesterday. It worked like a charm when I used it this morning. Maybe I should make my own tools more often!
    goagainsttheflow goagainsttheflow 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 19, 2013

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    I Have A Question About Divination And The Ouiji Board.

    Depending on different sources about divination, I will read that when one is scrying, they are either communicating with their higher self or with metaphysical/transcendential beings in order to get the answer they are looking for. Then, the Ouiji board is a form of divination...
    goagainsttheflow goagainsttheflow 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 18, 2013

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    I am a witch from a very ancient bloodline.

    No, I won't reveal which one. I'm posting because I help Vampires in my are and from afar in exchange for protection for myself and my bloodline. This is my role in the family. So if any Vampires out there would like to enter this treaty of sorts feel free to contact me here.
    Xiera Xiera 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    Woods Man

    I went to the woods yesterday. Its my time to ground and renenergize. It was fabulous. A perfect minnesota fall day. I was with my children, my daughter already showing signs of her blood line. After about an hour a man comes walking towards us. I'll backtrack just a bit. I...
    kbetweens kbetweens 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 3, 2013

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    Energy shield raised.

    Only certain ones will feel it.
    TheApostle TheApostle 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 4

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    i am a witch or something like that!

    ! always everything goes the way i want, if i want someone to be hurt they are hurt in different ways but it only happens when I'm mad because if i want to do something like that with any hard feeling nothing would happen. i think my mom is a witch too because she is really in...
    kjr54 kjr54 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 27

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    Spell For Summoning A Familiar (witches Pet)

    This spell is best cast on or just before the full moon~ Preparation: Bathe in a warm sea salt bath Cleanse your magickal space Dress a pink or white candle with your favorite oil/oils Burn cleansing incense like patchouli or dragons blood, or simply light the corner of a dried...
    hillbillycrone hillbillycrone 51-55, F 5 Responses Jan 27, 2012

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    A Golden Visitor

    I call myself a witch, and you can call me that as well if you like. We all call ourselves “something,” don’t we? Labels are important little trinkets to enjoy for a lifetime or two. I’ll tell you right up front, I am not bothered if you find me superstitious or...
    hillbillycrone hillbillycrone 51-55, F 11 Responses Feb 11, 2012

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    So I was listening to the radio

    as I drove to school earlier and the female radio announcer mentioned how she had experienced bad luck in her new apartment (they were all just every day coincidences), but the male announcer said that they need to do more than burn some sage, they need a wiccan or a good witch...
    goagainsttheflow goagainsttheflow 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Hillbillycrone, The Name

    My EP name is Hillbillycrone; I have smilingly suffered the comments of more than one well-meaning EP’er writing me to ask me to change my EP name because it comes across as negative. Let me clarify if you care to understand, a hillbilly is simply a term of geographic...
    hillbillycrone hillbillycrone 51-55, F 15 Responses Feb 15, 2012

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    I'm A Witch - Get Over It!!!!

    I am a witch.  I do not have a black cat.  I do not have a broomstick - although my dyson is rather awesome - nor do I have a cauldron.  But, I'm still a witch!  I do not worship gods or deities, so I do not have an alter.  And, I'm a witch!I am a traditional hereditary...
    Dabitch Dabitch 51-55, F 13 Responses Mar 15, 2012

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    On Cursing

    Too many people have come to me for advice in how to curse someone. they think it's something rewarding and a mere plaything to use for revenge. it's damn bullsh*t. cursing is no light matter, and defensive magic should only be used if you're attacked first. back when i was new...
    whitelupin whitelupin 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 17, 2013

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    Aah, The Love Spell

    Love spells are a creature all their own. Some see "love spell" and say "aaw, now how could that be anything but 'good' magick". The truth is, no matter how much we want to think there is white and black magick, there's only Magick. Our intentions are what matters. When it comes...
    FellidayaFiresong FellidayaFiresong 31-35, F 7 Responses Oct 12, 2012

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    Wicca And Traditional Witchcraft

    In the 1940's and 50′s a Englishman named Gerald Gardner met some witches in England, and also in Italy, and from what he learned over the years, he came up with a religion he called Wicca. Some believe that he made it all up, but Raven Grimassi, who writes about stregheria...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Feb 1, 2012

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    Hedge Witchery

    Hello everyone; I'm a traditional Hedge Witch.  Well, a Hedge Witch is what i am now. i suppose i should start with how it all began.  I grew up in the craft, my father and grandmother were deeply involved in the craft.  I can't remember a time when i wasn't...
    revcml revcml 22-25, F 13 Responses Sep 10, 2010

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    I am a descendant of a pagan tribe in the

    northern part of the islands who were known as headhunters and witches. My mother's hometown is protected by the gods and goddesses.. it is known to be the playground of faeries . I have a spirit guide who had been with me since I was young.
    Moonstone74 Moonstone74 31-35, F 6 Responses Dec 19, 2013

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    Be An expression Of The Goddess

    The Moon says, “Let the power and mystery and wisdom of the Goddess flow through you and out into the world. Each of you is a unique expression of Her, come to Earth to fulfill a destiny that is yours and yours alone. Listen closely to what the Goddess wants of you and for you...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Feb 11, 2012

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    14 Year Old Casters

    So the other day i was approached by a teen who was coming up with a whole bunch of bs about how she was a "master" in magic and was a "Caster" as she called herself. my immediate response was to laugh and say "and i'm a level 40 slayer elin, what's your point? XD". when teens...
    whitelupin whitelupin 22-25, F 8 Responses May 9, 2013

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    I had a dream. It was a cool,

    sunny day and I was in a white pick up truck with a family of a South American mother, a Eurafrican or African American father, and two children. The oldest child was a Hispanic boy I knew in middle school. We simply went to the same school; I never got to know him. I haven't...
    goagainsttheflow goagainsttheflow 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 20

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    Greetings to all, my purpose here is to share

    my knowledge to you, my bothers and sisters. Please know, I'm here to help you prosper spiritually and mentally. You are always welcomed to message me, whether about questions or advice. I would also like to announce, I am looking to take in students to teach occultism to...
    OdonataFaerie OdonataFaerie 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 6

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    I one one of seldom White magic.

    I need to find a fellow witch who can help me out. I'm looking for someone. Inbox me please?
    machriskabensler machriskabensler 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    MagicalyDelish MagicalyDelish 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    Sometimes I Really Am...

    No, it's not going to be a story about me and black magic. Not this time, sorry to disappoint you!Last week my husband said he wanted to take me somewhere on Saturday. I got all excited: Where? How? What are we going to do? He didn't want to tell me. It was meant to be a surprise...
    touchOFspring touchOFspring 31-35, F 6 Responses Aug 28, 2012

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    Witch blood runs through my mother's family

    veins for centuries, and there is always one witch each generation (in this case, me). My mother refuses to admit the existence of this gift on the family (probably for the fact that my aunt inherited, and not her). I suppose all of you are familiar with the Salem Witch Trials...
    ramonawayland ramonawayland 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 11

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    I See It Now. I Know What The Secret Is.

    It's been hard, as a High Priestess, to get through this journey. But it was necessary and important for me to grow as a spiritual being. So could I ever share the secret with others? I could try, but I don't think that it would help if someone isn't willing to grow themselves...
    FellidayaFiresong FellidayaFiresong 31-35, F 3 Responses Aug 28, 2013

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    my mum was a witch and my dad was a werewolf.

    does that mean i'm a witch and werewolf?????? i know am awerewolf. but not sure about the witch part
    besue besue 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 8

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    Divine Walking )O(

    Each day, especially during the warm months~ I try to walk at least one mile in nature. This is an intimate ritual for me, a quiet time of meditation and reflection. While walking and thinking~ my life and the people in it begin to make sense, my work and my passions seem to fall...
    hillbillycrone hillbillycrone 51-55, F 2 Responses Jul 30, 2012

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    I Have A Question Related To Samhain

    What do you do with the offerings that you have put out for the spirits after Samhain has ended? Do you dispose of it, eat it, give it to someone else...?
    goagainsttheflow goagainsttheflow 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 1, 2013

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    Beware Of 'fantasy Witches'

    When I moved to a new state about 3 years ago, I did what every normal person does in a new place: I began meeting new people and making new friends. I met this really nice witch and we became fast friends. She then introduced me to her coven which consisted of 3 other witches. I...
    FellidayaFiresong FellidayaFiresong 31-35, F 10 Responses Dec 31, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    I am not a practicing witch, but I am incredibly interested and respectful of Wicca. But I still consider myself a witch because of my deep and undying love of the Harry Potter...
    Reboenix Reboenix 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 23

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    I am training, but as a solitary witch. It has come at a price my heart is breaking. A beautiful soul was taken from me. I am learning and I can only guess at the energy that took...
    pixelbest pixelbest 46-50, F Mar 20