Spell Cast

Spell Cast

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Spell Cast is a podcast dedicated to all things witchy, occult, and spiritual. Hosted by Courtney and Aondreiel, Spell Cast seeks to bridge the gap between the Mundane and the Occult by sharing knowledge and welcoming all those who are curious about the worlds of magick, philosophy, art, and higher truth! We are proud to be a part of Straight Up Strange Productions. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/support


The Black Sam Bellamy Series
Nov 9 • 68 min
“We are walking along the sea, taking in all that be. A pirate then approaches us, and at his back is a powerful gust Of a magically timeless wind. He invites us in with a mischievous grin And says… Do I have a tale for you my friends, do I have a tale…
Witch-hunt on Long Island
Nov 1 • 39 min
It has been a crazy month for us but we are happy to be bringing you the final episode of the Season of the Witch here on Spell Cast. We hope you enjoy this story of a witch hunt that happened not 30 minutes from where we live on Long Island! We are a…
Wyrd Tales with a witch.
Oct 18 • 49 min
Hope you are enjoying October! This week Courtney brings you tales of the paranormal. Wrap yourself in your favorite blanket, grab a seat by the fire, and enjoy two spooky tales on this week’s episode of Spell Cast! Warning: the first story may not be…
North Berwick Witch Trials
Oct 11 • 47 min
Our first Witch trial episode during the Season of the Witch! What got someone of accused of witchcraft in Scotland in 1591? Being a healer, doctor, or elderly woman seems to be the key. These witch trials follow similar themes to other famous witch…
Who ya gonna call?
Oct 4 • 94 min
Welcome to the Season of the Witch! To kick off the month of October we are bringing you an exclusive interview with Luna and Lisa of the paranormal investigation team Ghost Squad NY. You could win two FREE tickets to their next investigation on Nov.…
Dive in Runes part 5
Sep 27 • 42 min
We are almost through the entire Elder Futhark! In this episode we tell you about Berkano (a), Ehwaz, and Mannaz. Just four more left in the series! We are a proud member of Straight Up Strange Productions! https://www.straightupstrange.com/ Get tickets…
What’s in a number?
Sep 23 • 69 min
In this episode we dive further into the world of Numerology. Want to know more about Courtney on a base level? Well you’re in luck! We dive into her personal numerology chart. Let the fun begin! We are a proud member of Straight Up Strange Productions.…
Runes Part 4 - Get ready for more!
Sep 13 • 41 min
This is the next installment of our Runes series. And don’t dismay, because there are more on the way! We are not done with the Runes just yet. We are a proud member of Straight Up Strange Productions! https://www.straightupstrange.com/ Get tickets to…
Makes My Blood Dance
Sep 6 • 43 min
This week’s episode is a special interview with a local Disco Metal Band, Makes My Blood Dance. We talk spirituality and inspiration in regards to their music and lives! “Straight out of Brooklyn, Makes My Blood Dance is as wild, diverse and, yes, insane…
Why was 6 afraid of 7?
Aug 23 • 54 min
‘Cause 7,8,9! ^-^ This is our part 3 installment of our Numerology series. Here we discuss the personality of the numbers 7, 8, and 9, along with their role in Numerology. Next are the Master numbers! Spell Con is only 57 days away! Order your tickets…
Llamas or Lammas?
Aug 16 • 42 min
We share tales of our Pennsylvania adventure, as well as letting you know how you can celebrate Lammas, Lughnasaugh, and any ritual on the go! Also see our “Shelter Island” episodes for more info on practicing your craft away from home. Be sure to check…
Numerology: 4 the Love of Numbers
Jul 19 • 54 min
This episode is a continuation of our Numerology series. We are using the same sources as last time. Also included is a promo for Into the Portal Podcast, the founders of Straight Up Strange Productions. We are a proud member of Straight Up Strange…
Numerology: Easy as 1,2,3
Jul 12 • 48 min
Welcome to intro to Numerology! In the episode we cover the meaning behind the numbers 1,2, and 3, and give you an overview of the Quadrivium. Sources for your convenience: numerology.com and the book “Quadrivium” by Anthony Ashton, Daud Sutton, Jason…
Ask a Witch
Jul 5 • 54 min
Aondreiel and I play “13 questions”, the witchy version of “20 questions”. You can find these question on joellessacredgrove.com Proud member of Straight Up Strange Productions! https://www.straightupstrange.com/ —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor:…
Litha 2019
Jun 20 • 50 min
Happy Litha! Join us on a journey to celebrate the sun. Book: Llewellyn’s Sabbat Essentials, Midsummer. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app —- Send in a voice message:…
Runes Part 3
Jun 18 • 41 min
The third installment of our Runes series. Reference books: The Little Big Encyclopedia of Runes, Furthark, Essential Asatru. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app —- Send in a voice message:…
Runes Part 2
May 31 • 61 min
In this second installment of Runes we discuss runes 5-10 and talk about our personal experience and ideas on these particular runes. Stay tuned for another installment where we will continue through the Elder Furthark! —- This episode is sponsored by ·…
Runes
May 24 • 68 min
We talk Runes with Ignnecius. The Runic Alphabet are the symbols of the primal essence of existence. Reference books: “The Book of Runes” by Ralph H. Blum, “Essential Ásatrú” by Dana L. Paxson, “Futhark: A Handbook of Rune Magic” by Edred Thorsson. —-…
Bonus Episode! One Year Anniversary
May 21 • 38 min
We celebrate our One Year podcasting Anniversary with MysticYautja! Thank you to everyone who listens and supports us on our journey! —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/support
Invocation v. Evocation
May 18 • 43 min
Aondreiel and I discuss the meaning of these words in regards to our and your spell craft, and Occult beliefs and practices. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app —- Send in a voice message:…
Mercuralia
May 13 • 49 min
In this episode we discuss the Roman God Mercury, his relation to Hermes, and all his associations. We also talk about his upcoming festival…Merry Mercuralia! —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
Beltane
May 3 • 99 min
While this episode is a little disjointed we managed to get all the info we wanted to include about one of our favorite Sabbats, Beltane! —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app —- Send in a voice…
Reiki Master - Crouching Courtney, Hidden Aondreiel
Apr 26 • 63 min
Congratulations to Aondreiel on obtaining his Reiki Master Certification! We discuss his reiki education and various other Witchy things. Warning, we do have semi-explicit content in this episode including a quote from “Rick and Misty” that involves gun…
Don’t Step On Me
Apr 19 • 54 min
We visit Christian territory with Holy Thursday. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast:…
Getting Hands On With Reiki
Apr 14 • 76 min
In this episode Aondreiel talks about how he practices Reiki and then performs a reiki session on me (Courtney)! We then discuss the post reiki session. We hope you enjoy getting to know us a little better. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The…
Malleus Maleficarum - The Case of the Missing Member
Apr 7 • 78 min
We revisit Malleus Maleficarum. Full disclaimer: we get a little crude, and there is explicit content. Hold on to your members, it’s gonna be a bumpy ride! —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app…
For Our Spellcasters!
Mar 29 • 72 min
This one’s for you! A listener episode to thank all you lovely people for supporting us and our podcast. Send in your stories to be included in future episodes! —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
Ostara
Mar 23 • 37 min
The Coven comes together to talk about the Sabbat of Ostara. We hope you feel like you’re part of the party! Thank you to goddessandgreenmam.co.uk for their story and myths on Ostara —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
Narcissus and Echo
Mar 16 • 34 min
Edit** This is episode 39 even though I said 38!** This is our second attempt at diving into the world of Greek Mythology. The Hades and Persephone episode was so popular that we decided to go for it again! Courtney also realizes exactly why having…
Sigil Magic
Mar 8 • 80 min
Welcome to episode 38 of Spell Cast! Aondreiel and I talk about the history and practical uses of sigil magic. Igneccius surprises us for the second part of this episode! —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
Malleus Maleficarum
Mar 3 • 55 min
Warning, explicit content in the form of foul language. In this episode of Spell Cast Aondreiel and I discuss excerpts from the “Malleus Maleficarum”. Passion ensues. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
Episode 36 - Journey Across the Ocean
Feb 22 • 52 min
Welcome to the second half of our journey through Reiki! Kate is back for a friendly debate and to tell us one of her most outstanding experiences while practicing reiki. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
Episode 35 - Journey up the Mountain
Feb 15 • 75 min
On this episode of Spell Cast we sit down with Reiki Master Kate Gajewski to discuss the basics of Reiki and how she became a master. Of course, another installment is coming soon! —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
Episode 34 - Greek Myths: Hadês and Persephone
Feb 8 • 30 min
Courtney takes the reins on this one and reads a segment from the Homeric Hymn to Demeter and talks about the story of Hades and Persephone. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app —- Send in a…
Beware the Spirits
Feb 5 • 57 min
In the episode of Spell Cast, Aondreiel and I discuss various ghostly apparitions. You decide, are science and the paranormal mutually exclusive, or do we have room for both in this world? —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make…
Episode 32 - Chakras
Jan 25 • 71 min
Ignnecius joins Aondreiel and I to discuss Chakras, in the long awaited episode. We give an overview of all seven Chakras, including their English and Sanskrit names, associations, and what it looks like when they are balanced or imbalanced. —- This…
Episode 31 - Correspondences of Magical Timing Part 3
Jan 18 • 39 min
A continuation of our Magical Correspondences episodes. Make every hour of your day magical! —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message…
Episode 30 - Yesod
Jan 11 • 59 min
In this episode mysticyautja is back to talk about Yesod, the second level of the Tree of Life from Jewish Qabalah. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app —- Send in a voice message:…
Episode 29 - Holiday Folklore
Jan 4 • 50 min
In this very merry episode of Spell Cast we talk about Icelandic Christmas Folklore, the Epiphany, and La Befana the Christmas Witch. Happy holidays and a Happy New Year! —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this…
Yule
Dec 21, 2018 • 44 min
Celebrate the final Sabbat in the Wheel of the Year with us! Good Yule friends! —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/support
Saturnalia
Dec 14, 2018 • 56 min
We have a little fun with this one, and give you the history of Saturnalia! An Ancient Roman holiday celebrated around this time of year. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast:…
Episode 26- Correspondences of Magical Timing, Part 2
Dec 6, 2018 • 58 min
We are back for round two! In part two we cover days of the week in relation to spell work and ritual timing. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/support
Episode 25 - Correspondences of Magical Timing
Dec 3, 2018 • 59 min
In this episode we start to discuss correspondences of magical timing, including moon phases and brief Zodiac associations. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/support
Episode 24: Italian Witchcraft Part One
Nov 24, 2018 • 58 min
A little background noise won’t stop us! Join us as we travel in spirit to Italy, and discuss Italian Witchcraft and Folk Magic. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/support
Episode 23: The Divine Masculine
Nov 13, 2018 • 58 min
Join us for episode 23, as we discuss the Divine Masculine to compliment our episode on the Divine Feminine. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/support
Episode 22: The Divine Feminine
Nov 7, 2018 • 60 min
Episode 22: Aondreiel and I discuss The Divine Feminine. We even travel to the East and bring in a bit of Hinduism. Shout out to everyone who listens and makes this podcast possible! We see you, and we appreciate you! Thank you for sticking with us this…
Samhain
Oct 27, 2018 • 53 min
Join us for episode 21 as we discuss Samhain and the thinning of the veil! If you have any personal stories about how you celebrate this time of year that you would like to share, please email us at [email protected] —- Send in a voice message:…
Episode 20 - Demons, Banshees, Cryptids, Oh my!
Oct 26, 2018 • 47 min
This is the first of our spooktacular Samhain episodes! Aondreiel and I talk about some local legends and Cryptids, as well as some lesser known demons and folktales. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast:…
Episode 19 - Greco-Roman Pantheon Part 1
Oct 12, 2018 • 59 min
In this episode we talk about how we relate to the Greek and Roman pantheons, Courtney reads about one of her favorite goddesses, and we let you know how we personally invite the gods and goddesses into our practice and lives. —- Send in a voice message:…
Spellmance feat. The Homance Chronicles
Oct 11, 2018 • 63 min
You’ll be under our spell…mance! Spellmance: when the Homance Chronicles and Spell Cast come together to talk about magic in your love life. And we aren’t just talking chemistry. We discuss how to harness your intuition, talk to your spirit guides, and…
Episode 17: Spirit Animals Part 2
Sep 29, 2018 • 64 min
Mysticyautja joins us again to talk about our experience with Spirit Animals and how you can connect to yours. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/support
Episode 16: Mabon
Sep 20, 2018 • 99 min
In this extra long episode Mysticyautja and Ignnecius join us to talk about Mabon! —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/support
Episode 15: Spirit Animals Part One
Sep 14, 2018 • 60 min
Join Aondreiel, Ignnecius and I as we talk about what Spirit and Totem Animals are as well as what our Spirit Animals are! —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/support
Episode 14 - Tarot Divination Part 2
Sep 7, 2018 • 66 min
This time Michele and Ignnecius are back to discuss favorite and intimidating tarot cards! The drinking game of the episode is me not enunciating the “T” in Rider Waite. Hope you enjoy Episode 14! It’s a full house…of cards! —- Send in a voice message:…
Episode 13- Hekate and the Witch Kits
Sep 3, 2018 • 135 min
Join our Witchy panel as we talk about the goddess of Witchcraft and Sephora “Starter Witch Kits”. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/support
Episode Twelve - Divination: Tarot
Aug 22, 2018 • 62 min
In this episode Ignnecius and Michele join us to discuss Tarot decks and divination. Check out Michele’s very own podcast michelethecast on Anchor! —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast:…
Episode Eleven - Shelter Island Part 2
Jul 31, 2018 • 55 min
In this episode Ignnecius joins us again to talk about more Witchy adventures on Shelter Island! Grab your shot glasses for this one and follow along to the Ignnecius drinking game (listen for the phrase “never the less”) lol 😂 —- Send in a voice message:…
Episode Ten: Local History and Lore
Jul 25, 2018 • 59 min
In this episode we talk about Witchcraft on Long Island and some local lore! —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/support
Episode 9 - Shelter Island
Jul 13, 2018 • 32 min
In this episode we introduce our friend Ignnecius (who is part of The Craft Crossroads Shop), and talk about how you can practice your craft while away from home. So sit back, relax, and enjoy “Spell Cast on Vacation” —- Send in a voice message:…
Episode Eight - History of Witchcraft, Myths and Legends
Jul 5, 2018 • 59 min
**PG 13 language used** This Episode is all about Witchy myths and legends; Aondreiel and I get passionate lol. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/support
Episode Seven - Candle Magic
Jun 29, 2018 • 48 min
MysticYautja joins us in discussing Candle Magic! —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/support
Episode Six - Litha/Midsummer
Jun 22, 2018 • 60 min
In this episode we talk about Litha/Midsummer and of course have more to say then what can fill an hour! —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/support
Episode Five - Getting Personal
Jun 17, 2018 • 54 min
“What does practicing Spell Craft mean to you?” During this Episode we get a little personal and talk about our own practices. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/support
Episode Four - Essential Oils Part Two
Jun 9, 2018 • 60 min
In Episode 4 we cover Magical and Mundane uses for Essential Oils and run out of time to talk about them (again)! —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/support
Episode Three - Essential Oils Part One
Jun 3, 2018 • 34 min
In this episode of Spell Cast we talk about Essential Oils and go on tangents about witchy stuff! —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/support
Episode Two - Sepiroth/Malkhut
May 25, 2018 • 28 min
In this Episode I introduce my new cohost and we equate the Tree of Life to other Spiritual Concepts. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/support
Spell Cast Episode One
May 18, 2018 • 29 min
In this episode I introduce my podcast and have my first guest, Mystic Yautja! —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/spellcast/support