July 15, 2019

This time around I review Amber Shehan’s new book Artisanal Small-Batch Brewing. It is absolutely full of amazing recipes, including one featuring Hibiscus. Read more

July 8, 2019

Underwear spells … yes, you read that right, this post is about spells using underwear and other items of clothing. In lots of ways Hoodoo and Conjure workings are about resourcefulness, and making magick with the items you have at hand. Footprints in the dirt, hair, fingernails, and clothes are often used in these systems to represent and connect to an individual. Read more

June 28, 2019

Dr. John, aka Mac Rebennack, the musician, the magician, the legend was a man I was proud to call an inspiration and a true friend, when they began his memorial service with the classic My Indian Red tears began to fall from my eyes. My Indian Red is an anthem for the Mardi Gras Indians. Read more

June 6, 2019

Dr. John was pure magick. It is really hard to write through the tears right now to give a fitting tribute to a man who was more of a Father to me than my own ever was. I worked with him, I danced with him, I laughed with him, and above all I loved him. Read more

June 4, 2019

You could be a long time Tarot Reader, or one who just began yesterday, in either case from time to time you will need to go through the process of birthing a new Tarot Deck. Read more

May 21, 2019

Maguey (Agave spp.) also goes by the names Century plant, Miracle of Nature, Spiked Aloe, and Rattlesnake Master.  Most people are familiar with this powerful plant because it is an ingredient used in making tequila. Read more

May 9, 2019

It takes a lot to get me excited, and I can honestly say I’m really excited for Juju: The Web Series. The importance of Black people telling Black stories can not be underestimated, so when I got the chance to interview creator Jhe Moon Ferguson about her new project, I couldn’t wait. Read more

May 3, 2019

There has been a disturbing trend occurring with the rise in popularity of magick and witchcraft, I’m calling it Munchausen Magick Syndrome. Read more

April 25, 2019

I have been waiting a long time to see In Search of Voodoo the new documentary by Djimon Hounsou. He artfully presents the beauty and majesty of the religion of his homeland Benin. In it he tells us that Voodoo is a system based on nature. Read more

April 15, 2019

In New Orleans Voodoo we know all about chicory. We use it our magick, and very importantly, in our coffee. Read more

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