Demons And Sh*t – Asmodeus

Name: AsmodeusType/Title: Lust demon, prince of HellOrigin: Judeo-Christian; Dungeons and Dragons Not only is Asmodeus a figure which appears in Christian mythology, he is also a name featured in Dungeons and Dragons lore. To the Christians, Asmodeus is the lustful prince of Hell who inspires infidelity and adultery. He was among those angels who fell […]

April A to Z Reveal

There is no proper blog post this Sunday. Only this announcement. Starting April 1st, I will be participating in the April A to Z blogging challenge. Since the name of my blog is Playing With Demons, I figured for my debut into this challenge we could actually play with some demons! Not literally though. Demons […]

Food For Thought

One of the many misconceptions Satanists like myself are constantly having to correct is the topic of animal sacrifice. We do not practice ritualistic sacrifice. Satanists value life, and the though of taking one in the act of worship (not that we worship anything besides ourselves) is abhorrent to us. Many of us, if not […]

The Unholy Trinity of Me, Myself, And I

Satanists, whether theistic or non-theistic Satanists, are self-worshipers. Or, as a middle-aged Protestant who recognized my Sigil of Baphomet for what it is and decided to pick a fight while I was at work yelled at me, we worship the Unholy Trinity of Me, Myself, and I. But there are a few misconceptions many people […]

Lust at First Sight

Valentine’s Day (or Lupercalia, if that’s your preferred festivity) is coming. So let’s talk about the spotlighted sin for the week: lust. Lust is another one of the seven allegedly deadly sins. And it is a powerful feeling, so much so that the churches are so frightened of losing control of the people to it […]