The Value of Pseudoscience

As a Satanist, I believe in science. I don’t believe in anything without evidence, so I have a strange relationship with the pseudosciences I’m interested in. I’m into paranormal investigation, essential oils, crystals, and astrology. All of those fields are objectively nonsense. Paranormal investigators are notoriously terrible adherents to the scientific method, there is no […]

Into the Darkness

This post is a little bit cerebral, so bear with me, my darlings. Today I am writing about the philosophical “Light” and “Dark.” It’s a somewhat difficult topic to go over because there’s nothing tangible about the Light and the Dark, and as such, they are hard to define. There are four definitions I can […]

Ostara of the Dawn

By the time this post goes up, it should be Good Friday, and that seems like a good time to talk about Eostre, from whence the Easter holiday takes its name. A lot of Christians have a lot of questions about Easter, such as: “What do eggs and bunnies have to do with the Resurrection,” […]

All in the Cards

It might be surprising to some who understand Satanists to be unsuperstitious in general to learn that I and other Satanists practice tarot. A lot of people understand tarot as a mystical form of divination or predicting the future. I will admit that, as a Christian, that was how I viewed it. Tarot was one […]

The Magic of Music

I’ve stated many times before that my favorite definition of magic is applied psychology, but there is another definition I like, which is the manipulation of emotion and energy. Fun fact: music is the manipulation of sound, and sound is energy. Already, music is halfway to meeting my second set of criteria. In order to […]