Judika Illes' introduction to magic and mysticism was at 6 years
old. She became a professional tarot card reader in 1988, became
aromatherapy in 1999, was a tutor at the Australasian College of Herbal Studies, and has taught multi-cultural studies, world mythology, tarot and magic to children and adults. She lives in Los Angeles.
Previous publications: Earth Mother Magic: Ancient Spells for Modern Belles (Fair Winds Press, 2001)Emergency Magic! 150 Spells for Surviving the Worst-Case Scenario (Fair Winds Press, 2002)Spells: The Anthology (Seventh House Publications, 2002)