The Crossroads hold special meanings across cultures and local tales. They are a place of meeting, of magick and offerings. There is always some significance to a meet in pathways, and often symbolizes a choice in your journey. There is an unending sequence of doorways associated with the Crossroads.
The Hounds watch over the Crossroads of our realm. They come from different cultures, some working with deities associated with the magicks of their Crossroads. They embody the choices and magickal opportunity within each Crossroads, presenting different pathways that you could decide upon for yourself.
They are often associated with shadow work, as they are known to unlock hidden desires and potential. In the past, they were able to grant wonderful power in exchange for a great price, but these days aren’t so inclined. While many of them still enjoy a good gamble or Faustian Deal to pass the time, they have agreed not to offer such contracts to their keepers or anyone associated with their keeper.
Crossroads Hounds are known to draw in fortune when you put forth effort, and tend to exercise their influence over others at their discretion. They have strong energies that often hold subtle nuances that can sway people to do their bidding, though have also agreed not to do anything harmful.