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  • Reviews by Shade Oroboros

    The Apophenion: A Chaos Magic Paradigm by Peter J. Carroll,
    Mandrake 2008, 160 pages, illustrated,
    footnoted and indexed.


     In the wide

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  • Back to school and college for many of us now that we get to the end of the holiday season, you can almost feel the

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  • Saturday and off to Glastonbury for the Book of Baphomet book launch. Decided to go a bit early and inspect glasto itself, it has rather

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  • Ah, how refreshing to excercise one's democratic rights, whilst voting seems less fun than rioting, it seems much more fun than all out civil war, so

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  • A Fistful of Wands.

    To celebrate the completion of the Esotericon text I took the three wands used in the creation of the Elemental, Planetary

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  • http://www.sciencenews.org/view/generic/id/340170/title/Dark_matter_search_turns_up_empty

    Ahem, yes well I did predict that some time ago and wrote it up in The Apophenion and The Octavo.

    Half-crazed wizards can take

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  • On returning from my weeks surfing trip and family holiday I note that the previous post on Knights of Chaos seems to have attracted a

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  • Ah, first 3 surfs of the year down in the Gower over easter, some nice big ones up to 6 foot on Monday, water still rather

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  • I've been asked for a few more words about the Apophenia course just beginning on www.arcanoriumcollege.com which you can join anytime this week, so here

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  • Just a few odds and ends that have caught my attention this last week or so: -

    The mandrakes I unearthed about 2 months ago, these

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  • Well, it seems like busy week in my absence. Ghadaffi met a well deserved squalid end, hopefully this will serve as a warning to other

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  • Habemus Papem , We have another Pope, Francis the 1 st . We send our not entirely cordial greetings from Our Pestilence, Pete the 1 st , Pontiff

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  • Smokin

    Having campaigned so ferociously for punitive taxation on tobacco, anti-smoking propaganda, and legal bans on its public use, the British Medical Association should express

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  • I note with satisfaction that the UK courts have just ruled that the Diocese of Plymouth cannot claim that its priests acted as self-employed consultants and

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  • Seasonal Greetings for the Mayan end of the world on 21/12/12, and for the festive season thereafter on 25 th December to mark the birthdays

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  • Plenty of good cheer this week, married off my eldest daughter to a fine scotsman, dog bit my sporran mistaking it for a badger, it

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  • Review. Imaginal Reality, Voidcraft, volumes 1 and 2. Aaron B. Daniels. Aeon Books.

    Over 400 pages of tight print, plus illustrations by Laura M. Daniels.

    When this

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  • What I did on my holiday.

    Belize, maybe you never heard of it, it’s a place the size of Wales tucked in under the Yucatan

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  • UPDATE 24th April 2014.The Esotericon and Portals of Chaos has landed!

    http://www.esotericon.org/

    http://www.arcanoriumcollege.com/shop/

    Epoch nears completion. It will likely consist of The Portals of Chaos,

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  • The Book of English Magic. Philip Carr-Gomm & Richard Heygate.

    ISBN 978 1 84854 041 5
    550+ pages, now in paperback 14.99.
     
    I felt
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  • Heisenberg, Bell, Pusey & Co.

    Purveyors of Quality Paradigms to the Discerning Magi.

    Thought experiment.

    1) Heisenberg’s Uncertainty Relationships show, and experiment confirms, that the

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  • Thanks for your messages.

    Herewith some further and rather more metaphysical thoughts on the previous paper.

     

                                                           Local Indefiniteness
             

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  • Screw the EU

    UKIP have made a good showing at the local council elections in the UK. Nobody really wants UKIP local councillors as such;

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  • So at vast expense we now have a rather higher resolution map of the CMBR, the cosmic microwave background radiation, than that already provided by the COBE

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  • So Peter Higgs (along with Belgian Francois Englert) gets a Nobel Prize for predicting the Higgs Boson. At least dear old Peter Higgs will probably

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  • Higgs or Not?

    Today’s announcement from CERN does not send me scuttling off to eat the relevant pages of The Apophenion and The Octavo as

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  • Margaret Thatcher 1925 – 2013. Our fearless leader passeth…….

    I stood to attention and sang Land of Hope and Glory on hearing the news on the

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  • A weekend in Scotland.

    Firstly we go to Inverness for a Kilt fitting for the impending wedding of my eldest.

    ‘Take the Flower of Scotland

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  • A few oddments.

    Obama Wins, Apocalypse probably Averted. Let us celebrate the triumph of the lesser of two evils, barking mad religious nut case backed by financial- military-industrial

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  • A brief essay on the origins of some contemporary esoteric ideas.

     

    Over a recent lunch, Professor Ronald Hutton surmised to me that H.P. Lovecraft’s

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  • The Book of Baphomet. An introductory address delivered at the book launch, 4/8/12, Glastonbury, by Pete Carroll.

    I’d like to begin by looking a little

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  • Arcanorium College, the Worlds Premier Cyberspace Academy for the Magical Artes, Proudly Presents: -

    For Semester 6 beginning on June 24th.

    Nikki Wyrd, Transmogrification

    Andriehvitimus, An introduction

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  • The Perfect Cosmological Principle.

    Copernicus overturned the Ptolemaic astronomical assumption that the earth lay at the centre of the universe, and did, like the other

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  • Civil Marriage

    I don’t think the government has thought far enough outside the box on the issue of marriage.

    We need to take the sex

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  • Eye of Agomotto


    To prepare this most puissant magical amulet let the sorcerer first study the career of The Sorcerer Supreme, the mythical Dr Steven

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