The Star Ruby

Facing East, where beginnings come and illuminate from, I start the ritual. APO PANTOS KAKODAIMONOS Striking out from the sign of Harpocrates, I am rested and still until, with these words, I drive all energies misaligned with my work. Flee all spirits and mischievous divinities with intent to harm or distract. Be gone all thoughts of mundane events or feelings, …

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30 Days of Hermes: Helpful Hermes

Day 24: A time when this deity has helped you Known as the ‘helpful’ God, Hermes has been there for so many deities and heroes. He is like Ganesha, removes obstacles and brings luck in it’s stead. As already shared at the beginning of this project, Hermes helped me in an attempt to finish my Master’s capstone project. Granted I …

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30 Days of Hermes: Modern Worship

Day 14: Has worship of this deity changed in modern times? “Hermes, Hermes The great sea foamed, Gnashed its teeth about me; But you have waited, Where sea-grass tangles with Shore-grass.” (“Hermes of the Ways”, by Hilda (Doolittle) Aldington ) Aside from the occasional sacrificed sheep and BBQ, Hermes is pretty much worshiped in the same context as He was …

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The ‘Angry’ Post

Angry Vagina Facing the unknown is terribly frightening, but so is a vagina. Not many women have actually SEEN their own, or better yet a yoni attached to another woman…except perhaps unnatural ones in most porno films. Sometimes stretched liver and onions, or bald lipless wonders, they make ordinary woman’s lady parts seem as foreign lands we only can see …

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Purification: 30 Days of LBRP

Here we go again….writing about the Lesser Banishing Ritual of the Pentagram. Recently, Hekate has placed me upon a path of Dedication to Hermes. I attended Dark Moon Devotionals to Her and Hermes for a year, with the exception of Disneyland and husband working late once. Even during these times of what I considered to be a spiritual failure the …

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PBP: “C” is for Crowley

As one of the most highly misunderstood characters of the 20th century, Aleister Crowley has influenced not just religious and occult thought, but popular culture. He has been a never-ending source of inspiration for lyrical content in music, the main character of a novel, and a contributor to the evolving path of witchcraft and Western mystery traditions as a whole. …

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PBP: “B” is for Babalon

“All is in thy hands, all power, all hope, all future. One came as a man, and was weak and failed. One came as a woman, and was foolish, and failed. But thou art beyond man and woman, my star is in thee, and thou shalt avail” (Liber 49, 43-46, The Book of Babalon by Jack Parsons). LBRP, Liber AL, …

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