To help speed recovery from an illness, write the sick
person's name on a white human shaped candle of the correct gender. As
you anoint it with 3 drops of myrrh or mint oil, visualize healing energy
in the form of white light flowing from your hands and into the candle.
"In the divine name of the Goddess who breathes life into us all, I consecrate and charge this candle as a magical tool for healing."
Place the candle on top of a photograph of the sick person
and then light the wick. As the candle burns down, focus on the person
in the photograph, willing him/her to be well again. Then recite:
"Magick mend and candle burn,
Sickness end, good health return."
Continue to focus and recite until the candle burns out
on it's own. (At this point I suggest taking the remains of the candle,
wrapping it in clean white cotton and burying it outside, thereby burying
Source: Gerina Dunwich:
The Wicca Spellbook: A Witch's Collection of Wiccan Spells, Potions, and