a.k.a. How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Instagram and Teen Vogue’s Witchcraft Column

It may have been a harbinger of things to come, but back when I was a kid, at a middle school book fair, I bought a copy of E. W. Hildick’s “ The Active Enzyme Lemon-Freshened Junior High School Witch.” The book is a YA comedic romp where the main character, Allison, finds a book on witchcraft in her attic and begins…