About Chas Bogan

Chas Bogan is one of the founding members of Mystic Dream Academy. His work as an artist covers various mediums, notably as a craftsman of divinatory tools such as spirit-boards produced for his company Carnivalia; also as the alchemist whose apothecaries are sold under his label Modern Conjure. He is co-owner of The Mystic Dream, located in the San Francisco Bay Area, where he provides services as diverse as Bone Throwing, Egg Cleansing, Reiki, and teaches classes as well.
26 05, 2019

EEL

2019-05-26T15:51:05-07:00By |

EEL: To dream of an eel is good if you can maintain your grip on him. Otherwise fortune will be fleeting. To see an eel in clear water, denotes, for a woman, new but evanescent pleasures. To see a dead eel, signifies that you will overcome your most maliciously inclined enemies.  To lovers, the dream denotes an end to long and hazardous courtship by marriage. -from Ten Thousand Dreams Interpreted, or, What’s in a Dream, a Scientific and Practical Exposition -by Gustavus Hindman Miller EELS:       Are sign of vexation. -from Fortunes and Dreams: A Practical Manual of Fortune Telling, Divination and the Interpretation of Dreams, Signs and Omens -by Astra Cielo EELS:     To dream of catching or handing eels denotes that you will have good fortune, but difficulty. If the eels slip through your [...]

26 05, 2019

Just Judge

2019-05-26T15:02:09-07:00By |

If you should find yourself, or a loved one, having to appear in court before a judge, this oil is used to get them on your side. Conjure work for court cases is an important field of magical study, with a long history and various time worn approaches, such as the following recipe. 3 parts Carnation oil 1 part Cinnamon oil 1 part Anise oil For this recipe, using fragrance oils is ideal, however, to utilize the vital power of Carnation, Cinnamon, and Anise, I suggest adding their natural namesakes to your container in the form of the following. Carnation flower petals Cinnamon stick shavings Anise star seeds Galangal root Add 3 parts carrier oil, such as Almond or Fractionated Coconut. One might wear this oil on their body when attending court, such as by dabbing some externally on their throat, so that when they address the judge [...]

16 05, 2019

LADDER

2019-05-16T17:55:38-07:00By |

LADDER:  To go up a ladder, high in life you’ll ascend. But to descend the same you’ll come to a bad end. -from Madame Zadkiel’s Fortune Teller and Mirror of Fate LADDER: Coming down = dishonor Going up = false hopes Putting up = being robbed Seeing or using = bettering of circumstances, wealth and honor, happy matrimonial life. -from Mehemet Ali's Oriental Interpretation of Dreams LADDER: To dream of a ladder being raised for you to ascend to some height, your energetic and nervy qualifications will raise you into prominence in business affairs. To ascend a ladder, means prosperity and unstinted happiness. To fall from one, denotes despondency and unsuccessful transactions to the tradesman, and blasted crops to the farmer. To see a broken ladder, betokens failure in every instance. To descend a ladder, is [...]

4 08, 2017

BURIED ALIVE

2017-12-01T17:40:15-07:00By |

BURIED ALIVE: For a man to dream he is buried alive, shows he is in danger of being unhappy and unfortunate during his life. -To dream you see a burial is a sign of long life.       -from Napoleon’s Oraculum, and Dream Book RANDOM ENTRIES... Do any of the following speak to you?

3 08, 2017

You Up?

2017-12-01T17:40:15-07:00By |

You will need to grind equal parts of the following into a fine dust. A coffee grinder will serve you well with this, although the deer antlers are best shaved first with a cheese grater, and the resulting shavings added to the grinder. Chicory Coffee Cocoa Powder Jasmine Flowers Deer Antler Sprinkle some of this on the path of your would-be lover. After stepping on it, they will be awake and horny that night, making it a good time to text them an invitation for some lovin'. MORE POWDER ENTRIES  

3 08, 2017

Business Draw

2017-12-01T17:40:15-07:00By |

Traditionally, such an incense would be burned in one's shop or office, to literally draw customers and clients through the door. In the modern age, when so much commerce and business is done digitally, it can be used wherever you do business, to serve as a conduit to lift your prayers to heaven or send your affirmations aloft. +++ Business Attraction 1 part Sarsaparilla Chips 1 part Cinnamon Chips 1 part Rose Hips 3 parts Benzoin Resin MORE INCENSE ENTRIES  

3 08, 2017

Cleansing Incense

2017-12-01T17:40:15-07:00By |

Cleansing incenses purge negativity with smoke, leaving an environment or body spiritually clean. Ingredients are often chosen for their known purgative effects, or for their strong scent--as it is believed that devils are chased away by certain odors. The following recipes are best burned on a charcoal. +++ Holy Breath Incense Mix equal parts: Crushed Camphor Hyssop Lemongrass The camphor used here is the type commonly found in squares, such as are placed around one's yard to keep deer away. Devils dislike it too. +++ Sedona Wind Incense 1 part ground Rosemary 1 part ground White Sage 2 parts ground Frankincense MORE INCENSE ENTRIES  

3 08, 2017

FIRE

2017-12-01T17:40:16-07:00By |

FIRE: To dream of this subtle element, denotes health and happiness to the lover, marriage with the object of your affections, and many children: it also denotes that you will be very angry with some one on a trifling occasion. -To dream you see burning lights descending, as it were from heaven, is a very bad sign indeed: it portends some dreadful accident to the dreamer, such as being hanged, losing your head, having your brains dashed out, breaking your legs, getting into prison, or other strange accidents. -To the lover, it also denotes the loss of the affections of your sweetheart. -To the tradesman, bad success in business. -To dream that you are burnt by fire, denotes great danger, and that enemies will injure you. -To the sailor, storms and shipwreck.       -from The Mystic Oracle RANDOM ENTRIES... Do any of the following speak to you?

3 08, 2017

DICE

2017-12-01T17:40:16-07:00By |

DICE: To dream of playing with dice is a sign of disgrace, or that you will do some act that, if it is not bad in itself, will cause people to censure you for. -To a young girl engaged to be married, dreaming of dice foretells that her lover will be wild and not of much account. Lucky Numbers: 8, 7 -from Mother Shipton’s Gipsy Fortune Teller and Dream Book: Dreams and Their Interpretations; and Numbers of the Lottery to which They Apply RANDOM ENTRIES... Do any of the following speak to you?

3 08, 2017

THUNDER

2017-12-01T17:40:16-07:00By |

THUNDER: To dream of a thunderstorm denotes danger or death to a friend.       -from Fortunes and Dreams: A Practical Manual of Fortune Telling, Divination and the Interpretation of Dreams, Signs and Omens -by Astra Cielo   RANDOM ENTRIES... Do any of the following speak to you?