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Carl Llewellyn Weschcke passed away on Saturday, November 7, 2015. He was the driving force behind the Pagan and occult publisher Llewellyn Worldwide. Our thoughts are with his family and friends.


How to cleanse when you’re out and about.

Wondering how to chat up squirrel spirits?

Bringing astrology into tarot.


A rite for honouring transgender ancestors.

Not everyone is a reconstructionist, and that’s ok.

Purity and impurity in Hellenic reconstructionist spirituality.

Secrets in a witch’s broom.


How America erased the tragic history of the zombie.

Tarot de Marseille fan? Snob. Benebell Wen has decided what your favourite decks says about you. Based on my favourite decks I’m a power-hungry elitist snob. Ok, fine. She’s not wrong.

“Why Yoko Ono is a better witch than Stevie Nicks.” Oh darling, let me count the ways!

A list of essential Wiccan and Pagan reads. Two lists.

William Burrough’s favourite occult technique: “Do Easy.”


Tantra Illuminated reviewed.

A review of Doreen Virtue’s Fairy Tarot.

What Dwells Within, a new book about haunted dolls, reviewed.

Calls for submission

Anthology, Godless Paganism: Voices of Non-Theistic Pagans.  Deadline: 15 November 2015.

Bonus linkage

Cult of the Apple?