Back of Real Witches Handbook says: Kate West has been a practising Witch, for over thirty years. She is Vice-President and Media Co-ordinator of The Pagan Federation and High Priestess of the Hearth of Hecate. Wicca is a nature-based, spiritual path, that follows the changing seasons of the year, and is rich with magic and enchantment. This grounded introduction. to the craft separates the Hollywood myth from the everyday reality, with all the practical advice you need to follow the Wiccan way.
Kate West explores the myths that surround Witchcraft, its festivals, beliefs, practices and folklore. She explains the responsibilities of becoming a witch, and. provides plenty of magical and herbal spells you can work with - from charms to help you attract your ideal partner, to healing potions for natural beauty, to affirmations that will help you. find empowerment. Whether you want to join a group or work as a solitary, this is an invaluable guide to Wicca. There are many coffee-table pretenders around, but Kate West is the real thing. Her Witchcraft is about passion, not fashion!