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June 26, 2018
Twilight Sleep: A Collection of Henbane Lore
Henbane is a magical plant with a history that goes back as far as ancient...
April 09, 2018
A Collection of Wolfsbane Lore
"The most prompt of all poisons." -Pliny the Elder, in Natural History. Wolfsbane, Monkshood, Aconite Wolfsbane. Courtesy...
February 13, 2018
Assembling the Poisoner’s Pocket Guide
This unique guide to the Crooked Path features an arcane compilation of various tools of...
December 11, 2017
The Final Rite of Witching
If there was a universal rite of witch-making, what do you think it would look...
November 07, 2017
An Evening With Deadly Nightshade
The Path of Poisons is treacherous, and its powerful denizens will quickly overcome the unprepared.
September 20, 2017
Fort Wayne Pagan Pride Day-Poisoner’s Apothecary Workshop
This article is a recap of the workshop that I led at Fort Wayne Pagan...
August 07, 2017
Materialism, Impermanence, and Originality in Modern Witchcraft-Poisoner’s Apothecary
Have modern practitioners allowed too much importance to be placed on obtaining magical objects and...
May 22, 2017
The Occvlta Interview
Flying ointments and incense blends made from traditional recipes penned in medieval grimoires are a...
December 31, 2016
Poison Path Resource Guide: “The Witches’ Ointment”
The Witches' Ointment: The Secret History of Psychedelic Magic, by Thomas Hatsis A well-researched...
December 17, 2016
Poison Path Resource Guide: Pharmako Series, by Dale Pendell
When I began this project I started by compiling a list of all of the...
July 10, 2016
Why walk the Poison Path?
Since I was I child I have had a fascination with plants. I loved working...
February 19, 2016
“The Witches’ Ointment: The Secret History of Psychedelic Magic”
Thomas Hatsis is an historian of witchcraft, magic, Western Religions, enthroned, and medieval pharmacopeia. This...
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