Moon Phases P7 Dark Moon The dark moon is the phase designated for dealing with enemies. It is also a time to uncover our darkest emotions and understand our passions and angers. Spells cast during this stage are often associated with justice. The dark moon occurs ten and a half, to fourteen days from the full moon. Now that you know the basic gist of the different phases of the moon, something else you may want to consider making part of your spells experience is full moon oil
Moon phases. Looks to be old-style, not sure if it actually is old info, but fortunately for me, we've known most of what we need to know about the moon phases for several hundred years now. (Not, obviously, the mineral content, or many other vital facts about luna, until very recently... but none the less even if it were inaccurate old science is still interesting, even when not accurate.)
The phases of the moon form an important part of a witches practice, whether one simply keeps their eye upon the sky to acknowledge the moons movements or participates eagerly in Esbats i.e. full moon rituals that celebrate the moon's great feminine energy. As the moon enters into different phases, its energy and how it affects the inhabitants of earth is altered.