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WIP. I ended up starting over. I wasn’t happy with my paper size and I didn’t want to draw smaller. 🙃 #redo
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Paper Hearts | 4x10

Exercises:

These exercises can be done in two ways. You can either pick one paper up and try to guess what is on the paper, or you can think of a paper and try to find it in the pieces of paper. If you feel you need more pieces of paper by all means add more. If you work with deities, your higher self, spirits of any sorts, please feel free to invite them to help you with these exercises, if you’d like.

• The number exercise: cut four, same sized pieces of paper with the numbers 1-4 written on them. Turn them downwards and mix them up. Pick one up and try to guess which number it is.
• The shape exercise: cut four, same sized pieces of paper, and draw a star, a heart, a circle and a cube on them. Turn them downwards and mix them up. Pick one up and try to guess which shape it is.
• The color exercise: cut four, same size pieces of paper, and add a different color to all of them. Turn them downwards and mix them up. Try to guess which paper has which color on them.
• The quiz exercise: find a quiz online that you know nothing about - this may be a science quiz, a pop culture quiz, a quiz about a band, or the Viking history quiz. Take the quiz and try to guess the answers.
• The object exercise: Get a older object, works best if it’s given by a friend do you and examine it. Try to pick up the objects energies and try to see/hear/smell the person that the object is tied to. It’s best done with a friend because they will most likely know some information about the person and they can tell if you’re right or wrong.
• The card exercise: Pick one card up from a deck and try to see the color, the shape and the number of that card. You can also do this with tarot cards, try to feel the cards energies.
• Divination: it’s a great exercise for enhancing your psychic abilities and the range of tools you can do divination with is enormous. So, find the one that calls to you and start divining.

In my experience these are the main exercises which you can sit and work on but they’re not the only ones. Intuition can be worked on throughout the day even in the most mundane tasks:

• Try to guess who texted you or is calling you before you pick up the phone.
• If other people cook for you, try to guess what you’re having for lunch before seeing it.
• Try to pick up what your friend is going to tell you before they do.
• Try to guess when the light is going to turn green at a traffic light.
• Think of a person, and try seeing what they’re doing at the moment. After you’re done, ask them whatsup.
• When talking to a friend on the phone try to see what they’re wearing, what their hair is like, and/or what they’re doing and ask them.
• When you get up try to sense what the weather is going to be like today.
• When at the store and you’re waiting in line try to sense how much the person before you needs to pay.
• Tell a friend to think of a number and try to guess that number.
• When listening to music on shuffle, try to sense what the next song is going to be.
• When people close to you talk on the phone try and sense who they’re talking to and ask them afterwards. (only if they’re comfortable with it, not all people would like their privacy invaded, my friends and family know why I’m doing that so they’re cool with it)
• Try to sense what a close friends text is saying before you open it, or try to sense why they’re calling you.

These are all I can think of a t the moment, hopefully in the future I’m going to add more. Basically anytime, anywhere when you have some space left to guess what’s going to happen, do it.

MEDITATION: I can’t stress how important meditation is, especially to witches, mages, shamans, and all occult practitioners in general. I know it sounds boring when people tell you to meditate but we all need some time to relax and clear our heads. And in the moments of blissful relaxation we let out soul speak to us the most thus coming into our strongest potential where we can energetically change our DNA and rewire our brains. In the moment of deep relaxation you can focus on cleansing your pineal gland / increasing your intuition.

I like to imagine purple/indigo color and lavender flowers coming out of my pineal gland spreading and covering my whole body and aura. I also like to imagine roots stretching from my pineal gland bursting through my forehead opening an eye in the centre of it. I like to massage the centre of my forehead, and I like taping an amethyst to it lol.

There are lots of guided meditations on youtube, which are extremely helpful, and there are lots of binaural beats and isochronic tones, which are also very helpful. Just find your comfort zone to working on the pineal gland and focus on it. Don’t feel bad if per say, isochronic tones don’t work for you but storm sounds do work. Find your comfort zone and work within it.

Also you might want to check out Sun Gazing, which is a very powerful exercise you’re going to need to dedicate yourself to.

Pineal gland detoxification:

• Avoid ingesting fluoride - I know this is hard, seeing at the people on top put fluoride in literally everything knowing what it’s doing to our brains. But there are alternatives, the internet is a huge place and you can find almost everything there. Avoid fluoridated water, fluoridated toothpaste, GMO fruits and vegetables, soda, all artificial foods and drinks. Try to eat healthy and organically and if possible reduce eating meat - and cutting it off completely.
• Avoid sleeping with technology in your room if possible - this means wireless routers, mobile phones, computers etc. The pineal gland is suppressed by electro magnetic fields.
• Avoid or if you can, completely cut off all sugar, caffeine, tobacco, alcohol and drugs.

Once you’ve detoxified your body and pineal gland it’s time to start working on activating and boosting your pineal gland:

• Spend time in sunlight every day - or as much as you can. Practice sungazing as well, and it is best done when the sun has risen or in the moments it’s going away because the sun is the weakest then and it can’t harm your eyes and it won’t bother you.
• Oils and incense -
• Sleep and meditate in complete darkness.
• Commit to meditation every day.
• Dedicate rituals to your third eye - whether it be a bath ritual, once in a full moon ritual, a day of the week ritual, or whenever you feel like it ritual, do it.
• Practice yoga, especially Yoga Nidra as it is the most powerful yogic practice to increase the blood flow to your pineal gland.
• Eat food that boosts the pineal gland - raw cocoa, coconut oil, lemon - the body’s best friend, basically the master of detox, garlic, raw apple cider vinegar, goji berries, watermelon, honey, hemp seeds, iodine, vitamin K1/K2, boron, bananas, alkaine food, chlorophyll rich foods, oregano oil, sea moss, walnuts, turmeric and melatonin.
• Crystals that stimulate the pineal gland - amethyst, lapis lazuli, clear quartz, moonstone, sodalite. You can meditate with these crystals on your forehead daily, you can tape a crystal on your forehead and stay like that for a while, or you can massage your forehead with it.
• Chant - there are a lot of chants to boost your pineal gland, you can google some, I’ve found that OM works best for me.
• Plants that enhance intuition - ginger, gotu kola, ginkgo, skullcap, elder leaf, berries and flower, fennel, lavender, lemongrass, saffron, bay leaves, rosemary, honey suckle, anise, eyebright, lotus, mimosa, sandalwood, burning acacia, cinnamon, buchu leaves, celery, lilac, mint, mugwort, solomons leaf, frankincense, jasmine, lemon, peppermint, rose, sage, vanilla and star anise.
• Oils - bay laurel, carrot seed, galbanum, german chamomile, grapefruit, myrrh, nutmeg, palo santo, petitgrain, roman chamomile, sandalwood, st. john’s wort, angelica root, eleni, juniper, frankincense, rosemary and patchouli.
• Incense - ambergris, bay leaf, anise, cinnamon, frankincense, honeysuckle, jasmine, lemon, lemongrass, lotus, magnolia, peppermint, rose, sage, sandalwood, vanilla, heliotrope, basil and eucalyptus.

And most important of all - trust your gut! The problem with not listening to our intuition is when our rational, logical mind interferes and tries to come up with logical solutions as to why your intuition is wrong. Whenever you get that gut feeling, just go with it, don’t question it. Also always remember to protect yourself when working on your pineal gland, seeing as we are more open and vulnerable to psychic attacks during these moments.

When I roll joints for myself

A girl who loves her people, and a girl who loves the sea!

Papercraft Moana! This was such a great movie; I spent most of it with my hands pressed over my mouth in sheer awe of how beautiful everything was - the visuals and the music and the message. Amazing.

She’s for sale, my lovelies! Send me an ask or use the chat feature if you’re interested!  Sold!

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Paper Hearts | 4x10

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In the demo version of Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door, found on GameCube multi-game demo discs, the title screen features Mario and several of his party members waving at the screen. For one frame during the waving animation, Mario’s mouth appears on his cheek, shrunken in size.

“These woods are lovely, dark and deep. But I have promises to keep and miles to go before I sleep…” -R.F. 🌲

As if I needed another reason to love potatoes 🥔 I made the leaf stamp used on this page out of one ☝🏽

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Day 11 of Inktober is some HarukaxUsagi by popular demand :)

Hey what if instead of writing Lance as the only omega in the pack of alphas he’s the only alpha in a pack of omegas?

Like, before Voltron, Lance was the leader of his own little pack.

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Lance met Hunk in school. They still shared a room, which was a surprised and a confusion. People thought Hunk was an alpha thanks to his size, so his papers were wrong and he was assigned to Lance.

It was quite a shock for both of them. Hunk was clearly uncomfortable and Lance didn’t know what to do to help the omega relax. It was problem, because all the rooms were full and they couldn’t reassigned them.

The first few days were… Something. Omegas were cruel to Hunk because he wasn’t as cute of delicate as them, and alphas often told Lance how lucky he was for having an omega there to fuck.

Of course, Hunk recived the worst of it and Lance started feeling guilty. Hunk seemed like a really cool guy, and didn’t deserve to go through this. So, he went agaisnt the alphas that were talking shit agaisnt them and after that he talked with the omegas who were taunting Hunk.

Things got so much better after that and after hearing from someone else what Lance had done for him, Hunk stoped avoiding him and started speding more time with him.

They became the best of friends and it was perfect. Then they became closer and started sharing a bed. They didn’t realise then, because it was just the two of them… But they were acting like a pack. The often scented each other and felt the need to protect Hunk from everyone.

Then Pidge arrived to the Garrison. There was something about her that Lance hated it. It was her beta smell, it was… Off. But Hunk had a soft spot for her, for some reason. And if Hunk trusted Pidge, then Lance could. They befriend her, since nobody else did. Pidge was kind to Hunk, and Lance appreciated that.

Hunk adored Pidge and those two became best friends. Lance was ok with, he was happy that Hunk had more friends. Pidge could understand the things that Hunk loved, and it was perfect.

Slowly, Lance opened to her, and without realising she was part of his little pack and protected from everyone else like he did with Hunk.

It was clear for everyone in the Garrison that they were pack, even when Pidge wasn’t aware of it.

Still, Pidge had a mission. And she couldn’t let them distract her from it. She often reject them and tried to be on her own. She hurt Hunk and Lance with this, but they never complained about it. Hunk thought she was busy and Lance gave her space she wanted.

Voltron happened time after that. They followed Pidge to the roofs because Lance was worried and curious. One thing lead to another and suddenly, they were running away from the Garrison in Keith’s bike, and omega Lance used to have a rivalry with and Shiro, an amazing alpha Lance admired and thought dead.

They ended up in a shack in the middle of the desert talking about ‘Voltron’ and the next thing Lance knows he’s flying a Blue Lion and aliens are real and they are now paladins, protectors of the universe.

It’s to much to swallow, but Lance is willing to stand up and fight for what’s right.

The three of them, Lance, Pidge and Hunk, keep acting like a pack. Shiro and Keith are like a different pack even when Lance makes his best efforts to include them (even if that means stop being the leader of his pack and giving the leadership to Shiro, who has a bigger rank than him) they don’t seem to comfortable with them.

Allura are Coran are easy. They don’t have dynamics, so they spend time with both packs. But it isn’t an ideal situation, really. Lance can feel his alpha side wanting to fight for power and territory, even when the only thing he wants is to everyone to get along.

Things change when Pidge tells everyone about her real dynamic and to be honest, Lance is surprised but at the same time it isn’t. Everything makes sense to him now, and to prove Pidge he’s not mad at her for hiding the truth from him, he scents her for real this time. He kisses and nibbles her neck. He gets a wiff of her real scent under the beta-fake one. It’s like vanilla, and Lance loves it.

Pidge melts in his arms and purss happily. Then Shiro clears his throat and speaks, telling everyone the truth about his dynamic and revealing that him, just like Pidge, is an omega.

That was something Lance was not expecting. Shiro, the perfect Prime Alpha that everyone talked about. An omega. Amazing, really. They were all waiting for Lance’s reaction. Shiro was cleary tense, and Keith looked ready to attack. Hunk and Pidge were grabbing Lance from both sides, wary.

“So, you are an omega…”

“Yes.”

“And you fooled the whole Garrison into believing you were alpha prime.”

“…Yes.”

“Dude… That’s gold!!” Everyone jumps and looks at Lance in disbelief. He looked genuinely happy and curious about Shiro’s dynamic. The older omega relaxed and smiled, things didn’t go as wrong as he thought. “Wait… This means… Both of you are on supressants?”

Suddenly, there was silence again. Everyone was looking at both omegas with worried and Lance’s expression was one of anger.

“Well, I used to be… When I was on Earth. But my omega scent hasn’t return, so I guess the Galra gave me something.”

“Well–”

“Taking something that covers your scent is one thing, but blocking your dynamic? Do you know how dangerous supresants are?!”

Pidge whined and Shiro looked ashamed. Lance sighed.

“I want both of you to go to Coran and ask him to check on you hormone levels and give you something to counter the supresants effects.”

After that things on the ship got so much better. Without Shiro and Pidge pretending to be something they weren’t, they found a new balance in the team.

Lance started spending more time with Shiro. His omegas new Lance was only trying to make him feel comfortable around him and like that, to invite him little by little to his pack. Shiro was a bit obvlious to Lance’s intentions to be honest, but let the alpha be with him.

Lance was different. He was loud and confident like most alphas, but he was caring and sweet to his omegas. He took care of Hunk and Pidge and never tried to use his alpha voice to force them do things they didnt want to and tried to take over the position as the head of Voltron.

Shiro got closer to Lance without realising. He found himself one day wanting to invite the alpha to his nest. Of course, he felt embarrased to only think about it and instead of talking about it with Lance he stole one the alphas t-shirts and sleep with it.

Of course, Lance finds about this and it only warms his heart when he finds Shiro in the couch sleeping with shirt. When Shiro wakes up, the alpha is sitting besides him playing with his hair. The omega blushes like crazy and tries to explain everything to Lance but he only chuckles and tells him there’s nothing to worry about.

It’s a matter of days after that he scents Shiro and becomes an official part of his pack.

Keith was more… Difficult to approach. The reason Lance went for Shiro frist, was because he thought if Shiro joined, Keith would follow easily.

… He was wrong.

He was stubborn, and when Shiro joined Lance he only felt left behind. It took a lot of effort from Lance to make him understand he wasn’t trying to take Shiro away from him or something like that.

Lance didn’t know how to deal with Keith, to be honest. The omega was something else, really. He liked to to fight, and didn’t give a fuck about Lance’s position he was ready to fight him in any moment.

Lance wasn’t sure if he liked it or hated it.

Keith avoided Lance, and even growled at him everytime he tried getting close. Lance was frustrated, all of his omegas could see how much it was hurting the alpha not to be able to reach Keith.

It seems like an impossible tasks, but before Lance can give up, a mission go wrong.

They were inside of a Galra ship. Everything was going smoothly when an alarms started ringing. They were caught and had to go to their lions quickly before the reinforcements arrived.

Before Lance could reach his lions, all of them heard a horrible scream through the halls.

An omega.

His omega.

Keith.

Lance ran and ignored everyone. If Keith was scared enough to let out an omega cry, it means whatever thing he is happening is bad. Really bad.

When he gets there he finds a big Galra over Keith, doing— Terrible things. Lance goes feral and gets rid of the Galra that’s hurting Keith. The omega is crying and a whimpering mess, and the alpha in his wild state of mind only manages to carry him to his lion and let Blue fly them to the castle.

It takes a while for both of them to leave the Blue Lion. Keith clinged to Lance trying to feel safe and the alpha kissed and licked his scent glands until the only thing he could smell was himself on Keith.

They went to the pods after that, since Lance was also badly hurt from the fight. When the pod opened, Keith hugged him and thanked him for everything.

He didn’t need to say anything, Keith was part of them now.

Raw joint family!

# Fantastic Beasts Queenie’s Apple Strudel

Yields 1 strudel

### The things you’ll need

Ingredients

Strudel
• 1 ¼ cups all purpose flour
• ¼ teaspoon cinnamon
• Pinch of salt
• 3 tablespoons vegetable oil
• 1/3 cup water
Filling
• 4 Fuji or Gala apples
• Juice of 1 lemon
• 1/3 cup sugar
• ½ teaspoon cinnamon
• 1 cup chopped pecans
• 6 tablespoons butter, melted
• ¼ cup raisins
• 1 tablespoon water
Apple Roses
• 1 or 2 Fuji or Gala apples
• Lemon juice
Equipment
• Large mixing bowl
• Medium mixing bowl
• Wooden spoon
• Rubber spatula
• Whisk
• Large slotted spoon
• Cutting board & knife
• Peeler
• Baking sheet lined with parchment paper
• Rolling pin
• Pastry brush
• Glass measuring cup

### Let’s get started!

1. Whisk flour, salt and cinnamon in a medium bowl.
2. Drizzle in oil and water and mix with a spoon until a dough starts to form.
3. Knead for 8 to 10 minutes until the dough is soft and supple.
4. Place in a bowl and cover with a towel. Let dough rest for 30 minutes.
5. Peel and chop apples and then mix them with lemon juice, sugar, cinnamon and salt. Let the mixture stand to release some of the moisture.
6. Microwave raisins and water for 30 minutes to plump and then add them to the apple mixture.
7. When the dough is ready, roll it out using a rolling pin to about the size of a sheet paper, then begin to slowly stretch it thin.

### Time to decorate!

1. Preheat oven to 425ºF.
2. Trim off the ends of one side of the dough to create ribbons. Braid the ribbons together to make 3 small braids.
3. Brush the dough with melted butter and sprinkle with chopped pecans.
4. Using a slotted spoon, scoop out the apples and place them along the side of the strudel dough.
5. Roll the dough around the apples and place onto a baking sheet.
6. Brush the strudel with remaining butter and attach the braid, brushing the braid with butter as well.
7. Bake at 425ºF for 20 minutes and then 350ºF for another 30 minutes.
8. Cool and top with powdered sugar.
9. Cut the remaining apples into thin slices with a rounded edge, leaving the skin on the apple.
10. Micorwave the apple slices in water and a little lemon juice for 3 minutes.
11. Make apple flowers by shingling the slices and rolling them into a flower.
12. Place the flowers on top of the strudel and serve.

*Poses for Holly to take a picture*

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Journaling 🥀 Very much my therapy.

Traveler’s Notebook (brown, regular size)
Lightweight Paper insert
Pilot Falcon SF (Noodler’s Ottoman Rose)
Idea-Ology Botanical Die-Cuts

19 Jul 2017 ||

This is not going to be a list of brands or recommendations, but a guide on how to decide what to buy, and things to keep in mind when shopping for stationery. I’m a huge stationery enthusiast and also quite good at organisation, so I hope this will be useful for some of you!

## 1. Planning

While it’s nice to just browse the stores from time to time, I recommend to think about what you want to buy before you go shopping to prepare for a new semester or school year. You’ll be less likely to waste money on things you don’t need, and you’ll also be less likely to forget important equipment. Keep the following things in mind:

• How do you want to organise your notes etc? Do you need folders, notebooks, loose paper? Do you prefer lines, grid, dotted, or blank paper? Which size do you prefer for notebooks?
• Do you need special supplies, like a set square, specific pens or pencils for art class, a calculator?
• Don’t forget the small stuff - paperclips, eraser, sharpener, pen refills, glue, scissors, compasses…
• Do you need a new calendar or filofax inserts? Do you want to start a new method of organisation, like a bullet journal?
• Do you need flashcards, post-it notes, page flags?
• Do you have to replace something that is broken or can’t be used anymore after your last semester/year?

If necessary, write a list! (You’ll find an example below.)

## 2. Brands & Aesthetic

I can’t write a post about stationery and not address this. You shouldn’t spend loads of money on brands or supplies you don’t actually want or need just to fulfil an aesthetic! But we need to distinguish between the “studyblr aesthetic” and people’s personal aesthetic, which is a different thing. Some like their supplies to be very minimalistic, some like it colourful or flowery, some like it if all their supplies come from the same company and who couldn’t imagine switching their fineliner brand ever in their life. In my opinion that’s a good thing - if you like working with and around your supplies, it can make studying more enjoyable! My supplies are all quite plain, but practical - I’ve learnt how thick my paper needs to be and which pens have the best flow for my handwriting. With time, you’ll get there too! I’d recommend to look at the different options in some stores and decide on what you like best. Find a balance between practicability, quality, and aesthetic - that’s easier said than done, but you know best what works for you!

## 3. Money

• Good stationery doesn’t have to be expensive, and high-end pens or whatever don’t help you get better grades!
• Don’t buy a notebook if you can’t name exactly what you’re going to use it for! Notebook hoarding is a real problem (trust me), and much more expensive than pencil hoarding (if that’s a thing).
• Only invest bigger amounts of money in things that will last you a long time and that you will be using almost every day, for example a filofax agenda, a scientific calculator, or a slightly more expensive fountain pen.
• Bullet journal does not equal Leuchtturm1917 or Moleskine, even if it seems that way. You can make a bullet journal out of any journal you have!
• While I think it’s important to support small businesses (if you have any independent stationery stores in your neighbourhood and you can afford it, buy stuff from them!) - if you can’t afford to spend more than absolutely necessary on stationery, then that’s the way it is. Compare prices online and in different stores, and make use of special deals (stores often have those when school starts!).

To conclude this masterpost, here’s a list of things that I’d consider essentials for a semester. Of course this may differ from person to person, and you might not need some of these things (or maybe you need additional things that are not listed here)!

• Writing: two pencils (mechanical or classic ones?), medium strength, + refills if you have mechanical ones/sharpener if you have normal ones; eraser, ballpoint pen and/or fountain pen (depending on what you prefer, plus ink refills for fountain pens), fineliners/gel pens and/or crayons in 3 to 5 colours, highlighters in three colours, two permanent markers (black is the safest option)
• Paper: Notebooks (size? spiral or not? number of pages? colours for each class or one big notebook for all classes), flashcards, post-it notes in two colours, page flags
• Equipment: calculator (how many functions?), set square, scissors, maybe glue if you’re bullet journalling, paper clips, stapler, puncher, correction fluid, sellotape, pins
• Organisation: folders and/or binders (colours?), dividers, labels for the folders if not provided, journal or calendar (inserts for filofax or a whole new calendar?), plastic sleeves (I’d say 10 to 20)

Possible additions that might not be necessary for you:

• Printer paper, printer ink, laminating sheets
• Washi Tape, stickers, other inserts for your bullet journal/calendar
• Textbook sleeves, bookmarks
• compasses, rubber bands
• pencils in various strengths, highlighters/crayons/gel pens in various colours
• magnets, posters, whiteboard markers
• coloured paper/flashcards
• non-permanent markers (e.g. for overhead projections)
• … (can be added to!)

I hope this was helpful! If you have any more questions, feel free to ask.

Finding Motivation Spell

As requested, one of my witch babies on my Discord server needed a spell for motivation to get up and get moving.  Staying motivated can be hard, but this simple spell will pry you up from the depths of blankets and pillows, lift your spirits, and get your goals locked in mind.

## YOU WILL REQUIRE

–a stick of your favorite incense
–a candle

## SPELLWORK

1. First light your incense and candle.

2.  Now write on a full size sheet of paper what you need accomplished.

3.  Place your cauldron or pot in front of you. Hold the paper in one hand and the incense in your power hand. Focus on what you wrote on the paper and swirl the incense around the paper in a clockwise motion. When you are ready to begin place your incense in its holder.

4.  Fold the paper three or four times toward you and light one corner on fire. You can immediately drop the paper into the cauldron or you can hold it until it burns halfway and then drop it in. Once the fire is in the cauldron say:

Remove this feeling of tired and drained
I desire to feel refreshed as a summer rain
To move quickly and with purpose, I request
From here on out laziness will suppress
My fingers become nimble and quick
As the fire burns from this candlestick
This spell harms none
And motivates one
As I will it, so shall it be!

5.  Look into your cauldron and make sure all pieces of paper are burned.  There can be NO pieces of paper left only ashes. So, thoroughly burn any pieces that remain intact. Repeat this spell while burning any extra pieces of paper.  Then collect the ashes in your hand and either step outside or blow the pieces into the wind through a window.

## “BUT I CAN’T BURN ANYTHING” SPELL ALTERNATIVE

If you cannot burn the paper, rip it into tiny, tiny, tiny pieces while saying the spell.  You can release those pieces of paper into the wind or bury them, or throw them into the trash and immediately take the trash out of your home.

Instead of the previous incantation involving fire, you would recite:

Remove this feeling of tired and drained
I desire to feel refreshed as a summer rain
To move quickly and with purpose, I request
From here on out laziness will suppress
My fingers become nimble and quick
As hands work and paper splits
This spell harms none
And motivates one
As I will it, so shall it be!

## Now get out there and take on the world!

A sketch I did based on the old town streets we saw with Kana on our trip to Kanazawa and Kaga-shi.
I didn’t want to paint exactly what I saw on the photos we took there but imagined a street that is an amalgam of some of the interesting places I remembered.

Tools:
Paper: HOLBEIN Waterford white 300g/m cold pressed cotton paper A5 size sketchbook
Lines: Mitsu-bishi Hi-Uni pencil 3B
Colors: my main 48 color Schmincke set

かな（tekumushi)と一緒に石川県の金沢と加賀へ行ってきました。その中で見た町の雰囲気を参考に描いたスケッチです。写真の通りではなくいろんなところを合わせて、見たい町を描いてみました！

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* 紙：　ウォーターフォード水彩紙　ナチュラルホワイト　中目 　300g
* 下描きと線画：　Mitsu-bishi Hi-Uni　３B　鉛筆
* 着色：　48色のシュミンケ水彩セット

• muji grid paper (b5 size)
• pastel highlighters from daiso
• mildliners (mild gold, green, blue, red)
• muji black pen (0.38 tip)
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Phew! Now I can breathe again… :)
Alycia Debnam-Carey in my new drawing. It’s a mix of graphite & charcoal pencils. I use thick 250g paper designed for watercolours. Size of paper is A3