1. A type of herb that has, or is believed to have, poisonous properties or will keep something away. Often used in combination with the name of what it is said to repel such as henbane or wolfsbane. In some instances, the herb is not poisonous in the sense of it killing or sickening a person, but rather, it may induce visions.
2. In general, something that is considered bad, evil, or destructive.
Readers, please enjoy this guest blog post by Awyn Dawn, author of Paganism for Prisoners and the new Paganism on Parole.
One of the most important magical abilities to develop is visualization. If you can make something real in your mind's eye,...