Someone actually told me yesterday that a picture couldn’t be a talisman. I laughed and asked, “Have you read the Black Pullet? Shit, that book is full of artwork talismans. One with a duck!” Hell, your lucky sock could be Continue reading Day Three: Talismans – Revealing #DoMagick
Today’s talisman brings about creative rebirth. Please know up front that while I may love drawing and painting, I am no artist by any means. At best I’m abstract/impressionist. The fact is that art brings me so much joy and Continue reading Day Two: Talismans – Soaring #DoMagick
Today’s raw drawn talisman was inspired by my Artist’s Way morning pages. The area we’re exploring this week is the false beliefs we have about our creative work and where those come from. So I was inspired to create a Continue reading Day One: Talismans – Recovering Power #DoMagick
Yes, I am doing the December #DoMagick challenge! YAY. Talismans galore! I’m also embarking on the two month Artist’s Way Workshop with a few writing friends, so I thought why not find ways to combine the two events into various Continue reading December #DoMagick Talismans: The Plan
We all know these people. They wake up one day, decide to start their own business, and when it doesn’t pan out immediately, they start whining how hard it is to be self-employed. I get it! I’ve been there off Continue reading The Whiny Entrepreneur
Anyone who is a practicing occultist/magician/pagan has had this conversation: The concerned friend or family member who takes you aside to share with you their knowledge of the occult, which usually consists of a couple of books on feminist Wicca Continue reading Thank you for your concern, but I disagree…
I have a confession to make. I’m a bit of a planning junkie. I’m not always as meticulous with my planning as I should be, but when I am, I’m far more productive. I started to get back into my Continue reading Planning All the Things
At some point enough is enough. A few years back I finally lost my patience with inexperienced practitioners coming to me wanting a bigger, badder, more effective “spell” or “ritual” because the previous one I gave them didn’t work, or Continue reading This spell isn’t working, Sir. May I have another?
About once a month I either hear or see this same comment somewhere out there in the Occulture: “Once you get to a certain **point** in your magickal practice or relationship with the Daemonic, you no longer need rituals or Continue reading So Speshuuuul! Now with MORE Satan.
For those who have been following me here, on my newsletter, or on my Patreon, you know that one of the books I’m currently working on is a book about Leviathan and the Demiurge. Sometimes books take longer for me Continue reading Submerging into the Demiurge