Santa Marta And The Dragon: Another Face Of Oya

Some Espiritismo temples or houses honor Santa Marta La Dominadora, or Saint Martha the Dominator. Here she is a Queen of the dead, dancer in the cemetery, screeching howl of the wind. [Read more…]

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Red Beans And Ricely Yours Recipe

It is said even Voodoo Queen Marie Laveau had her own version of this dish, here’s one of my favorite versions. [Read more…]

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2/28 Maman Brigitte Feast and Voodoo Workshop

This February 28th we will be holding a Maman Brigitte Feast and Voodoo workshop for all who are interested. Maman Brigitte is the Queen of the dead, she holds her secrets and her knowledge for all who are strong enough to seek them. [Read more…]

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Who Was Graman Quacy ? Another Forgotten African Hero !

Humanity, and the lives of many of you reading this, have benefited from the monumental contributions of a man named Graman Quassi, also known as Graman Kwesi or Quacy. [Read more…]

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Skull And Bones Gang 2016: Ancestors Come To Life

In a centuries old tradition the Northside Skull and Bones Gang walk the streets on Mardi Gras morning- singing, dancing, and saluting those who have gone before. [Read more…]

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Whiskey Pretzel Recipe For The Ancestors

I don’t know about your ancestors, but mine love whiskey in all it’s glorious forms- Scotch, Bourbon and the like. The religion of New Orleans Voodoo often uses alcohol as an offering for the divine spirits of the ancestors. [Read more…]

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Why I Left The Last Racist Comment On My Blog

Maybe I’m the one who is “dumber than the average negro,” but I don’t think so. [Read more…]

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