Above art by Rusty001 So you want to be a magician, eh? And you have stumbled onto the occult blogosphere hoping to find a simple explanation on how to do so only…
Originally posted on October 27, 2016 here. I am very pleased to present an interview with occult historian, author, academic, Ouija enthusiast and all around awesome dude, MITCH HOROWITZ. Mitch was raised in…
Here’s a fun article I just stumbled on. The great thing about this list is that I have never heard of 9 out of the 10 mages included on it (but of course…
Originally posted on August 10, 2016 here. Taylor Ellwood is the proprietor of magicalexperiments.com and in my opinion, one of the most unique and forward thinking minds in the American magical community at…
Born in 1936, Mario Mercier is mostly known by movie buffs for his full-length films Erotic Witchcraft (La Goulve, 1972) and A Woman Possessed (La Papesse, 1974). These two films were very…
Disinfonauts! It’s been a pretty long time now since I’ve contributed, but I’m happy to say that I’ve accepted Thad’s offer to return to the site. Really excited for the good things…
People are Still Talking About Disinfo.Con 17 Years After the Fact (Grant Morrison talks Robert Anton Wilson on Boing Boing)
As I mentioned in my last post, while contemplating whether or not to take the prestigious position of Omni-Dimensional Content Curator for Disinfo.com, I stumbled upon this recent Grant Morrison interview on…
Well, here’s where we’re at Disinfonauts. Through an incredibly bizarre set of circumstances (the totality of which I don’t remotely comprehend myself) I’m going to be editing the site here moving forward….
Castiglia’s paintings are monochromatic tableaux examining life, death, and the human condition. While many surrealists cite fantasy or dreams as their inspiration, Castiglia’s canvases are connected to a life story which is highly allegorical.
ONCE UPON A TIME, I wrote more fiction than anything else. Film noir and surreal horror combined in a genre I thought of as “gothic noir” although publishers describe it as urban fantasy.
The bones of my Ancestors lie in a small churchyard in rural Kentucky, a place without cell phone reception and filled with people who may have never seen a plane fly over their heads.
Perhaps the fates had finally turned against humanity. What other explanation existed for a mercury retrograde coming right after the most batshit election the American people had ever suffered?
BLAM BROOKLYN is pleased to announce the exhibition “MATERIA PRIMA”, curated by Stephen Romano. The exhibition is a mixture of leading contemporary artists, folk art, vernacular photography, esoteric ephemera, outsider art and unexpected images and objects.
History is littered with visionaries who change our perception, Often, in these people’s lifetime their work, their art is only glimpsed out of the corner of an eye and whilst it changes you, the change isn’t necessarily acknowledged at source.
In a recent article from The Telegraph, Father Vincent Lampert explains why the number of practicing Roman-Catholic exorcists has recently increased four-fold in the United States
What I suppose differentiates me from most people I’ve found in say magick circles is that my practice, and the practice I’m recommending here revolves more around the ritualistic use of marijuana specifically, which I almost jokingly refer to as ganj-i-tation
The Cabinet of the Solar Plexus and GalleryX are pleased to present this landmark exhibition of international esoteric and arcane art, curated by Dolorosa de la Cruz
In total WTF news, apparently Arby’s has decided to invoke everyone’s favorite preternaturally vague Thelemite motto in a recent social media marketing campaign:
Change that is imposed by the will of the individual does not occur until there is frustration. Without this sense of frustration there will be a lack of conviction.
I mean, it’s not super tough to diagnose what went wrong with R.A.W. as far as spiritual progress goes. To advance in this capacity, you have to shut off the part of your mind that’s been imprinted with the idea that western atheistic scientism is the only means of understanding reality.
The doodle is an unfocused drawing made while a person’s attention is otherwise occupied they can be concrete representations or abstract, daydream drawings.
These photographs were taken in Shanxi Province in northwest China. They document old customs originating from pagan ritual practices. They are, in effect, a voodoo-esque form of totem worship.
In this installment, the Free Radical Media crew is joined by our friend and repeat guest Dr. Bones, the Hoodoo Anarchist Sorcerer of the Revolution.
Our world is one of seemingly disparate forces. Contrasting frequencies give birth to our experience; allowing us to indulge in BOTH pleasure & pain, ignorance & knowledge, light and shadow.
Howard Philips Lovecraft has become a prominent figure in the occult world over the last fifty or sixty years, particularly among black magickal practitioners. In fact, a number of contemporary occultists view…