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Magick using the Military Decision Making Process – Part 1

“Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.” ― Abraham Lincoln Most magickal books are good at providing beautiful rhyming couplets, extravagant rituals, and creative workings that show us … Continue reading

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Seeking the Higher Self

You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And you know what you know. You are the guy who’ll decide where to go. … Continue reading

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Do You Live in a Cave? – Consider a New Perspective

Socrates believed that most people live in a world of relative ignorance.  We are even comfortable with that ignorance, because it is all we know.  When we first start facing truth, the process may be frightening, and many people run … Continue reading

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Your Energy Center

Where would you consider the main energy center of your body to be? Is it in the mind where thought is created? Is it in the heart which we consider the source of our emotions? Is it in the crown … Continue reading

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What is Magick?

Aleister Crowley defined Magick as “the Science and Art of causing Change to occur in conformity with Will.”  There are thousands of self-help books that give us techniques on how to change ourselves.  Are they teaching magick? There are also … Continue reading

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As Above, So Below

The phrase “As Above, So Below” is attributed to the Emerald tablet, an Egyptian-Greek wisdom text from the 2nd and 3rd centuries CE, which was regarded by European alchemists as the foundation of their art and its Hermetic tradition.   One … Continue reading

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Wiccan Ethics – Comparing Normative ethical theories

Ethics is the branch of philosophy which deals with decision-making, how we separate correct from incorrect action.  In order to apply ethics to our use of magick, we make an assumption that there is a correct and an incorrect way … Continue reading

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