Browsing the archives for the Occult tag

The Life of Uncle Al

A while back I went on a bit of a Crowley binge.  I wasn’t reading his works or studying his Tarot deck, instead I was studying him.  I read three different biographies in an attempt to learn more about the man behind all of those nasty, naughty stories.  I wanted to know if he really […]

If I Told You, How Could I Sell It?

I came across something in The Sacred Tarot by C.C. Zain (that Church of Light book I mentioned the other day) …The truly scientific man does not hold what he discovers, or what others have discovered, merely to benefit a chosen few… It has always seemed to me a colossal piece of selfishness for any […]

Does Bad History Make it Worthless?

I have written in the past about my concerns about channelled books and about information passed on by those who have left the path, but now I’m wondering about those works which clearly contain “bad history” and other things that are widely known to have been disproved.  Examples that come to mind here are Margaret […]

Anubis Oracle, Tell Me True

Back in December, I signed up for a free teleconference about an oracle deck I had picked up a little while before. The deck is The Anubis Oracle, by Nicky Scully and Star Wolf, illustrated by Kris Waldherr (who created The Goddess Tarot and The Lover’s Path Tarot).  I was really interested to hear what […]