These early mornings in London look like someone has shot the whole place up with a diamond cannon. Leaving the house before the sun is up..
However, like large, slow-moving planets in a natal chart, some ye..
“But it is one thing to read about dragons and another to meet them.”
- Ursula K LeGuin
The hill with the dragons in it terrifie..
Know what is in front of your face and what is hidden from you will be disclosed. —Gospel of Thomas
Let me tell you a story about a b..
Today is the 260th birthday of the British Museum, which I marked by being in it.
Specifically, we were there for 2013’s blockbuster sh..
My bus sneaks up behind him as it comes along the top of ..
There is considerable, understandable ..
Even accounting for wars and famine and such our understanding of wealth has been reasonably stable since the development of agricultu..
There is a certain amount of cognitive dissonance that comes from an exclusively psychological vision of how magic works.
It’s not ..
We can hazard a few speculations as to why:
Firstly there’s the climate. Not for nothing are..
Collecting the little victories along the way is good advice for any reasonably complex goal, of course, because the universe has an i..
It sounds like a Buffy prop, doesn’t it?
But no, it’s real, just like the Warren Cup.
However it’s considerably younger.
A traveller was asked by an old Highland gardener wher..
Well, my particular forest is quite disgusting.
To be honest, that’s one of the things I adore about it. Only a couple of places in..
Told you I was feeling contrary.
But the first two articles strike me as an excellent example of why magical target selection takes..
Got up, went outside to take photos of the snowy sunrise, came back down to breakfast, exchanged gifts, agreed to meet for lunch and t..
Dr Hyatt spoke often about surrender. I wonder if this is where a lot of the magical resistance to Jesus comes? We don’t like it. A ma..
Want to know why?
Because the British Museum is playing host to a..
Some/most of my favourite historical personalities accomplished the things that make them my favourite..
The founder of the company is apparently Buddhist, he d..
This mini-rant is part of a much larger rant about how Pagans seem to have confused ‘spirituality’ with ‘medieval reenactment’. But seeing..