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Write the name of the person or just men/women, people in general on the strip of paper. Place the paper inside the small jar. Now fill the jar with the honey. While you do this concentrate on your intent. Visualize the person or persons being kind to you the way you would like them to be. Now close the jar with the lid and seal it with wax. Place the jar on your altar or somewhere where it will be untouched. Every month re-charge the jar by placing it in the sun for a day. You'll want to bury the jar and refresh the spell with a new jar about every 6 months or so. © 1998 Witchwoman MACK ELIZABETH (email@example.com) ------------------------------------------ SPELL TO END FAMILY STRIFE AND TROUBLE [This is a spell called "Burying the Hatchet." It is used to end strife within a family or between friends:] get a sapling tree... type is not particular to anything but your own tastes... or rather the tastes of the two people burying the hatchet.. get an old hatchet, some leather straps, *or ribbons*... (the ribbons/string should be appropriate for each individual who will be burying the hatchet...if there are witnesses, they don't need to have a ribbon as this is for those who have "ill" feelings for each other) take a strand of hair from each person involved in the spell... (including witnesses) including yourself if you happen to be present... dig a deep hole into the ground where you will be planting the tree... about 1 1/2 or 2 feet pending on the size of the roots of the young tree... put the hair at the bottom of the hole... tie the straps/ribbons around the hatchet, and place into the hole... The people who will be burying it will have to be the two that have to patch things up... Essentially, they must both hold onto the hatchet as it is placed into the bottom of the hole, and say the following words at the same time: *I'm sorry*... Or if you want to get mystical... they could each express their desire to 'bury the hatchet' between them and get on with life... this can be done in prayer form or whatever form they feel comfortable in doing so... but essentially it should be a heartfelt *i'm sorry* that is said between them... then everyone (including witnesses) involved lifts the tree up and places it into the ground on top of the hatchet... water the tree well throughout your lives... as it will stand for the strongest and hardest thing that two people can do... appologise regardless of what happened... once the hatchet is buried, it really should never be brought up again in conversation... no strict law about it, but they've taken the steps to breaking the hold of their own egos/pride/rightousness... AND if you want to make it an awesome day... They can be the 'guests' of honour at a bbq put on by yourself or whoever else wanted to host the 'burying of the hatchet ritual... There should be no need to repeat this spell... just go and sit around the tree and enjoy its shade whenever times get too loaded up with "egomania / pridemania / rightousness"... you can take photos of this ritual to keep as a reminder when things get rough again... *If they ever do*... hope this helps... © 1998 care (firstname.lastname@example.org) a.k.a. dirtybird (email@example.com) ------------------------------------------ NEW AGE ECLECTIC STYLE DRAW-A-FRIEND SPELL 1. Get a nice big candle, any decent sized one will do, the color should probably be whatever your favorite is. 2. Carefully write down your likes and dislikes, your personality traits and a few sentences that summarize your personality on some loose paper. 3. Carve what you wrote into the candle, while doing so it is important to impart a special feeling into what you are carving. 4. Take an empty jar, fill it one third of the way with salt. Then place the loose paper with your personality traits in it. Seal the jar and place it in a safe place near your bed or what not. 5. Light the candle at night before you go to sleep (a small cleansing ritual or silent prayer would help in the lighting). Then go to sleep thinking about the candle and how it burns across the image of your writing. Think about how the smoke in some small way is carrying the pattern of what you've written over your room, throughout your house, and into the air of the world outside. 6. Now its up to you. Go out and attempt to be seen (coffee shops, restaurants, arcades, etc.), you'll find the person your looking for with an instinctive feel provided by this ritual. Although it may be necessary to repeat the ritual for some time (especially if you are generally considered shy), just get another candle and open the jar to copy your sigils again (or you can start from scratch and create new ones). © 1998 firstname.lastname@example.org ------------------------------------------ THREE SHORT HOODOO SPELS FOR FRIENDSHIP To cause someone to call you: In African-American hoodoo, there is a belief that the use of black candle tobacco (twist tobacco, not flaked) is efficactious in this regard. Folks may soak it in whiskey and then sprinkle a bit of the liquid and the tobacco in their mail box to draw a letter, on their phone to draw a call, or, i guess, on their computer (carefully!) to draw email. To maintain contact at a distance: Sleeping with a packet of calendula flowers, althaea leaves, and a few star anise seeds under your pillow is said to draw communications from a distant person through the medium of dreams. This means you will dream of them, not that they will necessarily dream of you. It is recommended as a good way to ascertain the state of health and well-being of someone you miss and may be unable to contact directly. To draw someone to visit: In hoodoo, a lodestone drawing ritual is the usual method. Washing your house with Van Van floor wash or Chinese Wash first is also recommended. For a typical lodestone drawing ritual, easily adapted to the situation you describe, see http://www.luckymojo.com/lovespells.html#LODESTONEATTRACT © 1999 catherine yronwode (email@example.com)
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