October 29, 2018

The US midterm elections, possibly the most important elections any of us have ever lived through, are almost upon us. If you practice any kind of esoteric spirituality, you need to vote. Here’s why. Read more

October 26, 2018

How do we honor our ancestors at Samhain if our ancestors were terrible people? Read more

October 19, 2018

Let’s dig a little deeper into how the dynamics of Karpman’s drama triangle manifest in the p-word communities and become toxic. Read more

September 6, 2018

“Hereditary” is an extraordinarily well-made, emotionally affecting film with incredible performances, and I feel deeply ambivalent about it. Read more

August 14, 2018

If we’re honest with ourselves, about ourselves, I think we’ll find is that a lot of people come to our communities looking for power. Read more

August 13, 2018

Everyone’s entitled to their own brand of ignorance and damnfoolishness… up to a point. For me, that point is when they start advocating hate. Read more

August 3, 2018

The trouble is, radical inclusivity makes it really difficult to develop or enforce shared social norms, standards of behavior, or healthy boundaries. Read more

July 27, 2018

TERFs are of a piece with the alt-right, from their reliance on pseudo-science to their deployment of propaganda intended to demonize and do violence to marginalized groups. Read more

July 23, 2018

This is a delightful little book, one clearly aimed at younger readers new to mythology, or who’ve just finished reading “Percy Jackson” and are ready to try a taste of the harder stuff. Read more

July 12, 2018

Is witchcraft a set of beliefs? A set of practices? Or is it something else altogether, something not reducible to techniques, trappings, dogma, or details? Read more

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