Showing posts from March, 2020

Sacred Cards

I really struggled with this assignment. I'm really not sure why, but nothing felt right about this one to me. I had trouble finding boxes that I felt were the right ones to use. I had trouble deciding what to use for the boxes. Maybe I was overthinking this. No not maybe, I'm sure I was because that's what I do. So that I could complete this assignment that has already taken 2 months for me to do, I finally had to stop thinking. I grabbed the two prettiest boxes that I had available to use. Then I did a little bit of looking online and I found 2 sigils, one for each box that seemed to fit the occasion of research or spoke to me loudly. I decided to use this one to focus my study: And this one to help keep me to the path that feels right to me: Then I wrote my blessing: Then it came time for the consecration and I became stuck again. I couldn't decide what to do or how to do it. I started looking online for inspiration and with all the information out there, nothing fel

Gemstones Assignment

I would have to say that my favorite gemstone is the Sapphire. I would have to say that this is my favorite because it is my birth stone as well. I have always been drawn to sapphire gems for as long as I can remember. I love the color and just the overall look of the stone. I have always loved the deep blue stone that is a sapphire. Blue is also one of my favorite colors so it all just goes together as far as I can see. However, I don't like all blues, just the deep blue of the sapphire. Lighter blues just don't do it for me like the deep blue of a sapphire. I don't know how true it is, but I have also been told that the stone reminds my husband of my eye color. While I'm pretty sure my eyes aren't that deep of a blue, I do know they are a little darker than most blue eyes. Maybe that is where he sees the color of sapphire. I don't know for sure though. According to our reading, the sapphire is best used for defensive magic and represents air. I guess the fact