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An occultnik manifesto

By Psyche
The word "occultnik" is a portmanteau of "occult," which means hidden, and the suffix

Great Work of the Flesh, by Sarane Alexandrian

By Psyche
The Great Work of the Flesh provides a survey of practices from a variety

Language of the Birds exhibition at New York University

By Richard Kaczynski
The exhibition Language of the Birds manages the seemingly impossible task of representing the

Powers of the Sphinx, Part II: To will

By Jarred Triskelion
Ritual without the backing of a strong will is nothing but smoke and mirrors.

Chaotes then and now

By Psyche
It's hardly surprising that something called "chaos magick" is in flux, both in terms

Tarot and sharing bad news

By Psyche
When tarot cards spell doom, deciding how to relate that to the client can

10+ books to a new magician

By Psyche
How to create a new magician from a complete skeptic.

Chaos magick: Doing what works and more

By Psyche
Chaos magick is results-oriented; it requires an honest appraisal of one's work and the

Abraxas, Issue One, Autumn Equionx 2009

By Psyche
Abraxas, Issue One, Autumn Equinox 2009, edited by Robert Ansell and Christina Oakley Harrington

What is magick?

By Spiral Nature
Aleister Crowley says, "Magick is the Science and Art of causing Change to occur

Aleister Crowley and the 20th Century Synthesis of Magick, by Dave Evans

By Psyche
Aleister Crowley and the 20th Century Synthesis of Magick: Strange distant gods that are

Psyche’s list of chaos magick books

By Psyche
This list of chaos magick books was first published in an information pamphlet created