Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

What should I read next?

In the last 6 months I have read:

Wicca For One (very disappointed)
The Idiots Guide To Wicca & Witchcraft
Wicca & Witchcraft for Dummies
The Everything Paganism Book (4/5 stars)
Urban Primitive (very good!)
Celtic Magic

And a few others...

What should I read next? I'm Pagan (non-wiccan), not really new, but not really advanced either... I am SOO tired of the same stuff, but I love to read and learn.

Answer Question
 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 9:07 PM on Apr. 12, 2010 in Religion & Beliefs

Answers (10)
  • Until I read the entire post, I was going to say "The Shack" by William Young. But not sure how that would relate to Paganism. It's about God and faith. Really good book. I may have to look into some of the books you have read, I am interested in other religions and faiths.
    tyfry7496

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 9:09 PM on Apr. 12, 2010

  • The Idiots Guide To The Law of Attraction...

    My enroller with Ameriplan turned me on to the Secret. I honestly wasn't interested. But once I read the Idiots Guide, I started to see how it really ties in with my Pagan beliefs.

    Life Changer!
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 9:12 PM on Apr. 12, 2010

  • Oh, and I wanted to add, Wicca for One was horrid! But I'm not a Bucky fan at all!!!

    And anyone who lives in a town or city needs to read Urban Primitive...

    Did you visit my list of must reads to get those?? I think all but the Wicca for One and Celtic Magic are on there... lol
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 9:14 PM on Apr. 12, 2010

  • I feel better sabrina, I am not the only one who is not a fan of Bucklands AKA....Bucky, yea lots of us don't like his works. I wondered about Urban Primitive as well. The Idiots guide to laws of attraction sounds promising as well. OP have you tried more specific books? Like I have The Element Encyclopedia of 5000 Spells that I have referenced many times. I may not use the spells verbatim but they do give me an idea.

    pnwmom

    Answer by pnwmom at 10:30 PM on Apr. 12, 2010

  • A Witch Alone by Marion Green
    Paganism: An Introduction to Earth- Centered Religions
    Reread the Bible, if you haven't already. You will be supprised what magic is contained in the OT.
    Anything by Joseph Campbell, mythology, track down good source texts.....
    The Black Arts by Cavandish...really good introduction to a varity of systems.


    isabellalecour

    Answer by isabellalecour at 10:38 PM on Apr. 12, 2010

  • Read the bible please :)
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:58 PM on Apr. 12, 2010

  • Uh anon 7:58 most of us HAVE read it and HAVE been Christian at one time.
    pnwmom

    Answer by pnwmom at 11:00 PM on Apr. 12, 2010

  • I was just suggesting :)
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:48 PM on Apr. 12, 2010

  • Books by Israel Regarde are DH's favs. The Goetia of Dr. Rudd is what we are currently working with. if you are into dream work, Carlos Casteneda has some very cools stuff.
    ecodani

    Answer by ecodani at 12:00 AM on Apr. 13, 2010

  • The Witches' Goddess and the Witches' God by Stewart and Janet Farrar
    MamaK88

    Answer by MamaK88 at 11:37 AM on Apr. 13, 2010

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.
close Join now to connect to
other members!
Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN