I’ve heard a lot of talk this Mercury Retrograde (as with all of them, of course) about how meaningful communication between magicians about occult matters is impossible. Most of it in doses of two or three paragraphs at a time, posted on occult forums. It sounds like nonsense in plain English. It sounds like […]Read more "Parson’s Fulminate: Towards Block Transfer Computation"
The world now knows a surplus of meaning like a nuclear apocalypse. Bombs fall all around us. But we shall not be free until the last fact is strangled with the entrails of the last scruple. This is perhaps what Donald Trump is achieving.Read more "The Mark: Take It Or Leave It"
Sun and Steel Full text at the link. This is so perfectly a summation of my own desires, my own path, my own goals…I read the epilogue and made a noise much like this.Read more "Sun And Steel by Yukio Mishima"
Well, that’s just a summary subtitle. The actual working title is “For Dulcy’. I wrote this some time ago, when the McKinney pool thing was still happening, and when I was fresh and raw and tired and angry at everything and barely had time to create. I’m much happier now. I was serious about dumping […]Read more "For Dulcy: On McKinney, Texas and American Quixotic Impulses"