Tips for Beginners

This section contains pages of information that provide advice, tips, and suggestions for those new to Wicca and other Pagan or magickal paths. These include areas to research, how to talk to others about your beliefs, and tips for getting started on your new path.


A list of categories requiring study by Wiccans and Witches with suggested topics within each.

Advice for Beginners arose from common themes found within emails and letters after a decade of answering the same questions and offering the same advice.

A few short pieces of advice to Wiccans when out in public, in circles, or among each other.

This article takes a more in-depth look into reasonable ethics and etiquette to adhere to in the Pagan community.

A list of several tidbits of information thought to be essential but often overlooked by beginning and solitary Witches.

Isaac Bonewits' popular system to help identify healthy and unhealthy groups and covens.

Advice for those who are ready to tell others or become public about their beliefs in Paganism, Wicca, and Witchcraft.