Sit For A Spell

The Sit For A Spell podcast covers the lore, the traditions, and the modern practices of the occult. Follow along with James and Jess as they explore their own beliefs and backgrounds, conduct interviews, and take you along on their adventures.

The 12 Laws of the Universe

July 15th, 2021

This week James covers the 12 Laws of the Universe. We discuss what each one means and how they can impact your life. So sit for a spell, and learn with us! 


July 8th, 2021

Have you ever gotten your palm read or have wanted to? Well, this week Jess talks all things Palmistry. She discusses the history and movement of the practice through different cultures. We also get into how to find an read the lines, curves, and swirls on your own hands. So sit for a spell, and learn with us!

The Bermuda Triangle

July 1st, 2021

This week James covers a topic we have always been fascinated by, the Bermuda Triangle! She discusses some of the strangest disappearances and mysteries of the area. We also get into some of the more popular theories as to why this area seems to make whole ships disappear. So sit for a spell, and learn with us!

Interview with Danielle Massi - Master Shadow Worker

June 24th, 2021

This week we are so excited to share our conversation with Danielle Massi, Licensed Psychotherapist & Master Shadow Worker. Danielle works with people in a variety of ways including a group mentorship through the Create Your Light Academy, the Find Your Light Program, as well as has sessions for 1:1 Past Life Regressions. Danielle is also part of the Wellness Collective which provides alternative and holistic health services. Just recently she has released a wonderful self guided Shadow Seekers Journal, and her much anticipated Shadow Seekers Certification program launches in July. It was a pleasure learning from her. So sit for a spell, and learn with us!

Shadow Seekers Journal 

Embrace the Light Podcast 

Instagram: @iamdaniellemassi

Facebook: The Clarity Club With Danielle Massi

TikTok: @iamdaniellemassi

The European Witch Trails

June 17th, 2021

TW: Death, Suicide, Torture


This week Jess gives a full history lesson on the European Witch trials which lasted from the 15th to 18th centuries. We go all the way back to 1428 and discuss the start and duration of these witch hunts. Jess tells us about the major trials that took place in Switzerland, Austria, Germany, and Spain, including how and why these trials spread so fast and lasted for so long. So sit for a spell, and learn with us!


This week we also has a special guest: Jess's baby and his bells, please pardon the new sounds!


June 11th, 2021

This week James dives into the controversial world of exorcisms. She explains how different religions practice exorcisms and handle possession. We also discuss the increased cases over the years and the connections to media and mental health. So sit for a spell and learn with us!


Atlantic Article on Exorcism

Book: An Exorcist Tells his Story

Re-Release: Spell Work for Lost Items and Pets

June 3rd, 2021

Episode Fifty-Three: Spell Work for Lost Items and Pets

Loosing an item or having a pet get lost can be a very tough time in life. This week James gives us some practical tips and spell work to help get those things back. She starts with some simple rituals to draw out lost items, then gives us some spell work to help bring those lost pets back into our lives. So sit for a spell, and learn with us!

Oracle Cards

May 27th, 2021

This week Jess tells us all about Oracle cards! We get into the history of the first oracle decks and discuss the differences between Tarot and Oracle. Jess also walks us through how to read oracle cards and how to make your own! So sit for a spell and learn with us! 

Toxic Positivity

May 20th, 2021

We're Back! This week we are back with an episode discussing the concept of Toxic Positivity. James breaks down the ways this frame of mind can harm your mental health. She discusses the ways in which you can avoid this within social media as well as the ways you can avoid contributing to its growth. So sit for a spell, and learn with us!


It is Mental Health Awareness month. If you or someone you love needs help or support please do not hesitate to find resource close to you. 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Hours: Available 24 hours. Languages: English, Spanish. 

Bunyip and The Kraken

May 13th, 2021

This week we bring you another new episode in the maternity leave saga, a cryptid episode on the Australian Bunyip and the notorious Kraken! Jess gives us the run down on who or what the Australian Bunyip is, including some sightings and possible explanations. James discusses the long history of the Kraken, including possible interactions and who it might really be. So sit for a spell, and learn with us!

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