We highly recommend that you find an almanac or lunar-oriented datebook to help you with planning out your own magical year. Some we can recommend:
- Or your local Farmer’s Almanac!
Here’s the version of “The Witch in the Stone Boat” that this episode’s tale is based on (also found in Andrew Lang’s Yellow Fairy Book)
We’ve got a post on Dowsing as well that you might be interested in, and you can also find more on the topic in Cory’s book.
You can now buy Cory’s book, New World Witchery: A Trove of North American Folk Magic! (also available from Amazon)
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Promos and Music:
Title and closing music are “Runaround (AM Radio),” by Aaron Solomon, and is licensed from Audio Socket. Additional music includes tracks from Jim Coleman, Shadowy Lines, Delicate Noise, and Jonathan Headly. All music licensed from Audio Socket.
Sound effects from Freesound.org and in the Public Domain.
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