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I was a layman last night... and I loved it!

Last night I went to the monthly Cape Magicians Circle where I was truly treated like a layman… and I LOVED it! I forgot how much fun it is have to pick up my jaw from the bottom of the floor. 249 more words


Elmsley Count Tutorial

Hey guys,

I recently went through and organized and improved my Card Trick Tutorials page, so make sure you check it out!

Now onto the subject of this post. 44 more words



I’m no magician but I’m 100% sure this isn’t real.  And at the same time I don’t care.  It’s a great video.  Short and sweet with everything you could ask for.   111 more words

"Our Magic": The perfect end to an awe-inspiring summer.

When I was a teenager, a boy I liked wrote something in my yearbook that I will never forget: “Have an awe-inspiring summer.” I’m sure he hardly thought about it at the time and probably doesn’t remember writing it now, but it had a profound effect on me. 254 more words


Sleight of hand

What I found in the Koran and the Hadiths convinced me of the inherent hostility of Islam to all that is not Islam but, oddly enough, what reinforced this conviction were the arguments put forward by Islamic apologists to reassure me that there is nothing to worry about. 1,104 more words

Five Days of Free Kindle Books: Close Up Magic

I’m giving away one of my books each day of this work week and using the opportunity to spotlight them and give you a little background into why I wrote them on this blog. 854 more words




 The passion and the peril

The pleasure and the pain

Forgiveness is forgotten

The wrong word spawns a daisy chain


Fireworks when we’re delighted… 80 more words

Alistair Cross