Everyone who ever decided to step on the path of Magic is inevidably faced with many questions. Many of them will be answered in this book. In it, we will review the subject of the first steps in developing one’s own magic potential. You will find out where to start, what pitfalls await someone who is beginning on their magical path and what you should prepare yourself for. We will discuss the issues of having family, children, and attachments for a novice mage. We will discuss the question of choosing a magical school or a system of education. We will talk about magical literature and how not to be afraid of the “new you”.