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Kyanite: What’s it Good For?

Kyanite: What’s it Good For?

Black kyanite is also known as witch’s broom. It does resemble black broom corn bundled together. Many people call units of kyanite ‘wings’ or ‘blades.’ How rad is that? Kyanite comes in a variety of colors, but this post focuses on black.     This […]

Fluorite: What’s it Good For?

Fluorite: What’s it Good For?

Fluorite is one of my absolute favorite minerals. It comes in a wide variety of colors, even within the same crystal. From dreamy, creamy whites to transparent whites, to blues, to greens, to purples, fluorite is an absolute delight to look at.   Fluorite is […]

Rain Water: What’s it Good For?

Rain Water: What’s it Good For?

Rain water is not only easily accessible; it also has the added bonus of being free. Who doesn’t love free? This makes it a wonderful thing for beginner and experienced witches alike. It’s hard to argue with free. Placing a clean pie plate or other container […]

Cat Claw: What’s it Good For?

Cat Claw: What’s it Good For?

I have two cats. They are named Pluto and Mercury, or You Two Assholes depending on what they have done. Neither of them are declawed. Usually, I put Softpaws (small, vinyl caps) over their claws to keep them from ruining all of my worldly possessions. […]

What are Magic Uses for Cicada Shells?

What are Magic Uses for Cicada Shells?

During some summers, millions of insects crawl out of the ground, and drag themselves up trees before grabbing hold of the bark or branches. Then they scream until they die. This is less horror fiction and more truth. Where I live, cicadas come in cycles. […]

What are Magic Uses for Limestone?

What are Magic Uses for Limestone?

Limestone is everywhere in Indiana, and no one thinks about it. It’s dull, with a pale and chalky appearance and it’s common as dirt. In some parts of the state, you can literally park off the side of the highway and pull fossils out of […]