Objects of Desire

And so it is, that both the Devil and the angelic Spirit present us with objects of desire to awaken our power of choice. [ Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī ] Power and objects walk hand in hand. For some, the power imbued within an object arose from association. The very contact that an item had […]

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Not Bow to History

Cinema does not bow to history. Why should we gamers? When you go to see a film at the cinema, you accept that the studio, writer, director and other associated parties have played their part in confirming the verisimilitude of their film’s historical context and backdrop. No one expect you to turn up having completed […]

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Garlands of Deceit

I’m having an interesting time reading about John Dee and his role as an intelligencer within the court of Queen Elizabeth, referenced in the early sections of The Essential Enochian Grimoire: An Introduction to Angel Magick from Dr. John Dee to the Golden Dawn. While I was mainly looking for more information about Dee’s exploits with […]

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