Guide to Pacific Northwest Incense : Sarah Anne Lawless

I burn incense on an almost daily basis. I started blending my own loose incenses and making my own smudge wands eight years ago and my passion for knowledge on native plants quickly drove me to research which aromatic botanicals from the Pacific Northwest would be best for incense and…

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Capnomancy: Smoke Scrying and Divination

Capnomancy or libanomancy is divination or scrying with the use of smoke.  Various cultures have various traditions around capnomancy.  It is a method used in Hoodoo, some Native American cultures, and among those following various restored Greek, Babylonian, and middle eastern traditions. It is impossible to make a universalist guide…

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Possibly Locally Available Resins and Saps Used in Witchcraft

A variety of resins and saps are used in witchcraft.  Their uses abound.  People spend a lot of money buying special resins from far away places, but most regions have everything you’d need.  So browse the list, and if you have things that are more easily available in your area,…

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