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Witchy QuickiesIn American Hoodoo, some believe that when they do spells, they are working with "evil" spirits, and so they shouldn't use knots in charms. In some other African and diaspora traditions though, knots are very important in making charms. There is no right or wrong in this. It just depends on the tradition.
My first dirt doll was made with dirt, powdered bird poop, and the urine and other bodily remnants of my enemies. I stand by that recipe, given to me by elders, as one of the best. At the risk of someone out there remembering where they met me, I’ll tell…