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Originally published on September 23, 2009 this essay remains a very popular one. We have added considerable amount of new material to place in a social-psychological context suitable for current readers.   The Dark Knight and Our Deepest Fears I recently [2009] had the opportunity to see the much vaunted new Batman movie, The Dark […]

Review of Stavish, Mark. Egregores: The Occult Entities That Watch Over Human Destiny. (Rochester VT: Inner Traditions, 2018) By John White, Ph.D., LPC Those of us who have benefitted from reading the work of Mark Stavish over the years have come to expect his writings to display certain characteristics, among them a clarity and directness […]

Lucid Dreaming Experiment with the Planetary Seals By Mark Stavish This essay was originally published on March 10, 2008. It is being presented here for your consideration as an example of ‘experimental magic’. Nothing has been added or subtracted from the original document.   Despite the extensive referencing to, and visual presence of the seven […]

Only Silence Can Express The following essay was originally published over ten years ago on March 11, 2008. It is being placed here for your consideration.   Holy art Thou, who by thy Word has constructed all that is; Holy art Thou, who brightness, nature has not darkened; Holy art Thou, of whom all Nature […]

A Simple Way to Make the Philosopher’s Stone   The following essay was originally published on February 11, 2010. It is being republished here for your consideration.   I was reading through some notes I took at an alchemical conference over a decade ago and came across a notion on a ‘simple way to make […]

The Problem of Evil The following essay was originally published on December 6, 2004. With fourteen years behind it is still as relevant as ever. It ties in to our continued theme for twenty years now:  do something positive with your life. This can be anything you like, simply do something with your life – […]