Obviously, things have to be different during the covid pandemic. The Magic, Witchcraft Chaos and Beyond series of workshops in Sheffield’s Airy Fairy, or at least some of them, will be happening in some online form. Sign up to my Chaotopia Newsletter here for announcements about this and other events, including an entirely new online School of Read more about Season of Plague[…]
My first ever book Magical Incenses, first version was in 1992, has been out of print for a while. It’s now available in a smart new Amazon edition from here, and as a Kindle edition here. This book provides all the knowledge you need to make high quality magical incenses for ritual, celebration and meditation. Read more about ‘Magical Incenses’ available again![…]
A whole new programme of workshops – Seven Days of Magic – 7 workshops next year at Sheffield’s Airy Fairy, with the first two being: Jan 18. Crystal Magic 2-6pm Feb 29. Charms and Sigils. Followed by – Collage and Cut-up in Magic. 2-6pm For up-to-date news, subscribe to my Chaotopia Newsletter at https://bit.ly/2DXLAMA and Read more about MAGIC, WITCHCRAFT, CHAOS AND BEYOND 2020![…]
Chaotopia Newsletter, every month or two, has updates on my workshops and events, blog items, podcasts, videos etc. Magic, Discordia, Psychedelia. Sign up at https://bit.ly/2DXLAMA All of this interspersed with pictures to lighten it up.
I’m doing a talk – see the graphic – and also a workshop on collective Chaos Magic ritual technique. If it’s anything like last year’s event, Occulture will be well worth the price of a ticket for anyone interested in contemporary magic. This includes a rare opportunity to catch a workshop by Coral Carte on Read more about Speaking at Occulture Berlin 2019[…]
My talk last November at Occulture Berlin, and the full text and pics here on my blog.
The magnificent Psychedelic Press Journal #26 is now available. It has the best cover you’ve ever seen and loads of interesting content, including my review of Torsten Passie’s ‘The Science of Microdosing Psychedelics’. You can get it here.
Why do we honour Eris? Some thoughts on my blog. On the Runa-Eormensyl blog‘s Storm-Moon issue, an excerpt from Christopher Smith’s excellent book ‘Icelandic Magic’. Great post on IOT-BIS blog by Frater Kite, on the Welsh spirit-horse Mari Llwyd.
This is for anyone who has a copy of my booklet/CD ‘Connect Your Breath! Breathwork, Ecstasy and Healing’: I have a nice new de-noised version of the CD. If you bought this off of me (it’s only available from this website) and therefore have the old, noisy version, and you would like a free download Read more about New Audio for Connect Your Breath![…]
The latest in the highly successful series of MAGICAL WORKSHOPS at Airy Fairy in Sheffield will feature CAT VINCENT, ANWEN and me. CAT will be doing a talk on ‘The Urban Cunning‘ and leading a small public ritual. Cat is a great teacher and always delivers a session full of, insight, intrigue, illumination and investigation Read more about MWCB#4: Real Magic In The Real World in Sheffield![…]
This is the talk part of a working I presented at Manifestations, the IOT+friends event in October in Sheffield. A very kind person with much better tech skills than me (and who has chosen anonymity) has kindly improved the sound!
A Happy New Moon to you all! Here is Issue 1 of a blog by members of the Northern Mysteries initiatic organization the Rune-Gild, in particular the English HQ Eormensyl Hall. The first issue presents the first of seven (yes, seven!) episodes of Ingrid Fischer and Ian Read’s ground-breaking work on Germanic Soul-Lore https://runa-eormensyl.com/
I’m speaking on Operation Mindfuck: The Discordian Prank: ‘Over half a century ago Robert Anton Wilson and Kerry Thornley launched a prank called Operation Mindfuck. What they did started a cultural process that has turned reality into silly putty. This ‘reality hacking’ opened up the possibility that we can ‘believe in’ magic again, that magical Read more about magic at occulture berlin[…]
The next event will be on Sunday 11th November, from 1-6pm. ‘A fascinating, insightful and experiential 5 hour workshop exploring the history, meaning and use of Runes with experienced Rune Mage, Dave Lee. The afternoon will be split into 3 essential parts, Introduction, meaning and uses with an exploration of runes within nature in our Read more about RUNES at Magic, Witchcraft, Chaos and Beyond #3[…]
Chaotopia Newsletter, every month or two, has updates on workshops and events, blog items, podcasts, videos etc. Magic, Discordia, Psychedelia. Sign up at https://bit.ly/2DXLAMA All of this interspersed with pictures to lighten it up.
Brian will present The Soul Mirror of The Elements A one-day workshop, 15th September, 11am to 5pm At Airy Fairy, London Road, Sheffield. In this workshop we will learn to understand and empower ourselves by exploring how the four elements operate within ourselves. They are a comprehensive map of all of who we are, on Read more about Magic, Witchcraft, Chaos and Beyond – Day Two[…]
Matthew Belair interviewed me last week here. We had bandwidth issues between Sheffield and California, so occasionally we sound like alien androids. We discussed: – Magic and the power to influence and create our reality – Altered states of consciousness and ways to access them – Bringing magic into everyday life – Exploring breathwork techniques Read more about Interview with Matthew Belair[…]
Two talks, two pathworkings and some readings from my first novel, on my YouTube channel.
My short (about 6 minutes) story ‘On the Collapse of the State Vector in a Shared Freezer’ was read out on Sheffield Live Radio, and is now available on YouTube here. It’s a mundane household tale about a cat that acquires super-powers.
On my blog, a review of the excellent Psychedelic Press Journal #23 here. And a review of Ben Graham’s immensely entertaining Discordian novel ‘Autonomous Albion’ here.