Category: Spirituality

Powers of the Sphinx

Scire: To Know (Also Noscere) Velle: To Will Audere: To Dare Tacere: To Keep Silent The powers of the sphinx are the most basic and fundamental principles in a good number of Western magical traditions. This includes everything from hermetics, ceremonial magicks, witchcraft, and just about everything in between. Including Daemonolatry. One of the first […]

Better Energy & Spiritual Connection through Movement

Have you ever wondered why Eastern spiritual practices often have some sort of physical practice combined with the spiritual? Think about it – Yoga, Tai Chi, Martial Arts. It’s because many Eastern traditions discovered early on that a healthy mind, a healthy spiritual connection to the divine source, and a healthy body go together. Some […]

Connecting with the Daemonic

Connecting with the Daemonic Divine is more than just saying an invocation or drawing a sigil. It isn’t about pelting the Daemonic with offerings. It’s about building a relationship. That relationship isn’t based on you “hiring” a Daemon for their help. The relationship is based on creating a connection through hours upon hours of meditation, […]

Book of the Fallen: Satanic Theory, Ethics, and Practice

New Release: ***Book of the Fallen*** by Martin McGreggor! Available now! What is Satanism? What does it mean to be Satanic? Can these questions even be answered without falling back on subjective opinion and personal experience? In this pivotal work, Martin McGreggor explores the answers to these questions from a cross-cultural and non-denominational perspective, creating […]

Ask A Daemonolatress (Complete with a Rant)

Admittedly I’ve been slacking on Ask A Daemonolatress and for that I apologize. I had a ton of deadlines from November until now, so I will try to answer as much as I can in this blog post. Q: Why do traditionalists have so much disdain for Modern Demonolaters and refuse to hang out in […]

Ask A Daemonolatress: Oration, Lamentation, and Monologues

Something showed up in my inbox today and it’s been a common topic in recent months. “How will I summon Zagan. I don’t know what to say cus there must be something you’ll say before they come to you what are those steps to take pls tell me’ Apparently, enns aren’t enough in the way […]

Give 2017 A Magical and Spiritual Head Start With These Easy Tips

Pagans of all kinds set lofty goals at this time of year. Some will aim for the stars and end up with a handful of glitter instead. That’s not necessarily a bad thing. Despite what Master Yoda says, there’s value in effort alone. A magician who screws up a ritual is far more powerful than […]

Be the Hero Halloween Deserves

Witches love a good banishing. As a magician and horror writer, exorcisms fascinate me. Whenever I watch priests battle the Antichrist, I cheer for the men in collars even while I cringe at every negative stereotype those films reinforce about daemons, daemon-worshippers, and Paganism in general. I don’t need a Catholic priest—or any priest—to rescue […]