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Hedgeriders, Soul Flight and a not-so-literal Brocken

Flying Ointment, the poisonous balm that aided witches in flight, has many recipes.  Modern ones might not get you there, as the most potent and potentially lethal ingredients will have been omitted.   319 more words

Folklore

Chapter 33: Death From Above

I hope everyone had a good Valentine’s Day. Now let’s get into it!

Editor’s note: As mentioned last chapter, the Dance Club inferno doesn’t seem to be stopping any time soon, so I tore it down.  1,122 more words

Legacy Challenge

Il fascino perverso del veleno

«Il veleno ha un certo fascino», ha scritto Agatha Christie in They Do It With Mirrors (in italiano, Miss Marple: giochi di prestigio), … 1,885 more words

I Miei Articoli

Homeopathic Teething Products Contain Elevated Amounts of Belladonna

“Homeopathy is a pseudoscience created around 1800 that ignores basic chemistry and biology. It wrongly claims that the more you dilute something, the stronger it becomes. 144 more words

Debunking Denialism

Homeopathic Teething Products Contain Elevated Amounts of Belladonna

Homeopathy is a pseudoscience created around 1800 that ignores basic chemistry and biology. It wrongly claims that the more you dilute something, the stronger it becomes. 849 more words

Alternative Medicine

FDA Confirms Elevated Levels of Belladonna in Certain Homeopathic Teething Products

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced today that its laboratory analysis found inconsistent amounts of belladonna, a toxic substance, in certain homeopathic teething tablets, sometimes far exceeding the amount claimed on the label. 329 more words

Children

When Mandrake and Belladonna come to visit (Part III)

Sunday (The day after):  In my previous post I mentioned storing the ointment in a cool, dark place till the next Dark Moon. Well, the best place that matches that specific criteria is my cauldron! 878 more words

Witchcraft