Thoughts on and inspired by Juju Rouge:Fetich, Blood, and Necromancy

[W]ithin us, the element recalls its limitlessness amid the primordial flux, as element and flux devour themselves anew: the winds, the trees, and the stars now speak. Through immeasurably distant ages, death and birth greet the soul of man in the wavering blade of grass, and they hear the dark inner night of the blood […]

Carfax

Ec forsacho allum dioboles uuercum and uuordum, Thunaer ende Uuöden ende Saxnote ende allum them unholdum the hira genötas sint (I renounce all the words and works of the devil, Thunear, Wōden and Saxnōt, and all those fiends that are their associates.) – Old Saxon Baptismal Vow, circa 8-9th century Father, Son and Holy Ghost, […]

The Waking Dream

‘Dead But Dreaming.’ This is the state of the Great Old One known as Cthulhu, priest to the inhuman Outer Gods in the fiction of pulp horror writer H. P. Lovecraft. A chimeric entity, it is described as a thing that: ‘[Y]ielded simultaneous pictures of an octopus, a dragon, and a human caricature…. A pulpy, […]

Wilde Jaeger

From ghoulies and ghosties and long-leggety beasties and things that go bump in the night, good Lord deliver us!” – Anon The things that go bump in the night, that rattle windows and howl around the dwellings of men – these are the things that concern us as sorcerers. At certain times of the year, […]

The Spirit Feast and the Altar of Flesh

‘[G]ave it to his disciples, saying, “Take and eat; this is my body.” Then he took the cup, gave thanks and offered it to them, saying, “Drink from it, all of you. This is my blood of the [new] covenant, which is poured out for many for the forgiveness of sins.[“]’ -Gospel of Matthew, 26:26-28 […]

Open the Gate

Let us consider the dual nature of the Art in which we deal. Its symbolism acknowledges duality, as an understanding thereof. For those of us who find the secrets of our Souls to be potent and seductive Mysteries of the most ancient kind, we are presented with a set of thought processes and operations which […]