READING

Podcast Episode #51 // Getting Witchy with Carolyn...

Podcast Episode #51 // Getting Witchy with Carolyn Elliott

Carolyn Elliott of Bad Witches Magazine is joining us today to help us indulge our woo woo side. We found Carolyn in our Being Boss Facebook group when she posted a link to an article she wrote on Medium about her bizarre philosophies that helped her go from seriously broke to her first 5-figure month being her own boss. So today Carolyn is talking with us about her philosophy on money and about what it means to be a witch and practice magic.

This episode is brought to you by:

Freshbooks Cloud Accounting
Small Business Accounting Software Designed for You – Sign up for a free trial.

Acuity Scheduling
Schedule clients without sacrificing your soul – Sign up for a free 60-day trial.

Important Announcements:

  1. We’re going to Miami! Hang out with us for real in Miami this April—on a yacht! This will be the only official Being Boss Vacation of 2016. But hurry! Space is limited and these boss vacations sell out fast. Sign up here.
  2. Being Boss has a Facebook group! So much valuable conversation and connection is happening over there: Join us to talk about which investments you’re making/planning on making in your business over there!
  3. If you like Being Boss please rate & review us on iTunes – it helps us connect with more bosses to grow our amazing community!
  4. Check out our Being Boss Bundle today! It’s a combination of Kathleen’s DIY Coaching for Creatives email subscription and Emily’s Get Your Shit Together email subscription including all of our best tips, tactics, and worksheets straight to your inbox!
  5. There is no #beingbosschat Twitter chat this week! Enjoy the holidays with your family and friends!

Topics discussed in this episode:

  • Owning your creativity & being selfish with creating for yourself
  • The exchanging of money for creatives
  • Defining magic and what it means to be a witch
  • What it means to be a witch in relation to religion & owning other identities
  • Liberation and attachment in relation to desire
  • Taking responsibility for what is going on in your life
  • Spells and physical things you can do to manifest (practical magic)
  • Creation and individual vs divine will

 

What being a witch means

CAROLYN SAID:

'There is no such thing as selfish creativity; it's just research for a profound level of truth.' -@carolynelliott_ Click To Tweet 'There is no such thing as selfish creativity; it's just research for a profound level of truth.' -@carolynelliott_ Click To Tweet 'Magic is a lot like lucid dreaming. The hard part is getting lucid in the first place.' -@carolynelliott_ Click To Tweet 'Spells are symbolic, physical sensory actions that initiate a sequence via synchronicity.' -@carolynelliott_ Click To Tweet 'The path of magic reaches the realization of non-duality through the cultivation of desire.' -@carolynelliott_ Click To Tweet 'A witch is basically a person who is freethinking, freecreating, and exercising her power.' -@carolynelliott_ Click To Tweet 'A witch is someone who has integrated, acknowledged and taken responsibility of their shadow side.' @carolynelliott_ Click To Tweet Witchiness pure and simple is being able to light someone up just by putting your attention on them. @carolynelliott_ Click To Tweet 'The key to freedom from attachment is enjoying the feeling of desire without grasping at the end.' -@carolynelliott_ Click To Tweet 'I love visualization but the physical dimension really anchors your magic in the physical world.' -@carolynelliott_ Click To Tweet 'Some of the greatest witchiness happens when cooking dinner.' -@carolynelliott_ Click To Tweet

Light someone up

Resources discussed in this episode:

More from Carolyn:

More from Kathleen:

More from Emily:

Connect with us on Instagram:

Being Boss Podcast
Being Boss is a podcast for creative entrepreneurs by Emily Thompson and Kathleen Shannon.
Being Boss Podcast on FacebookBeing Boss Podcast on InstagramBeing Boss Podcast on PinterestBeing Boss Podcast on Twitter
INSTAGRAM
KNOW US BETTER