The Black Sage (Mugwort) Smudge Stick is a much stronger herb than the White Sage. It is best used for smudging with intentions to promote clarity, divination, crystal gazing, astral traveling, and inducing prophetic dreams. The Black Sage (Mugwort) Smudge Stick is the sacred herb of the Greek goddess of the moon, Artemis to encourage dreams and visions. Black Sage is an herb of introspection and inner healing. When burnt before bedtime, it aids in restful sleep and pleasant dreams.