On the paper, draw a personal "life map" with the date of your birth in the lower left-hand corner, the present date close to the center, and the goal most close to your heart in the upper right-hand corner. Then use the space between the present date and your goal to write in the steps necessary to achieve what you wish along with the realistic timeframes.
When you're satisfied with the map, place it in front of the candle. Light the candle, place your hands over the map, and say something like:
Visualize yourself accomplishing the task outlined on the map, then leave the paper in front of the candle until the wick burns out. Hang the map in a spot where you'll see it every day.
Excerpted from Everyday Sun Magic by Dorothy Morrison
Originally from Texas, Dorothy Morrison now lives the magical life in Maine with her family. Dorothy is a member of the Pagan Poet's Society and a charter member of M.A.G.I.C., a magical writer's and artist's organization. ...