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The Elixir and the Stone – Michael Baigent and Richard Leigh (7/10)

The Elixir and the Stone is an alternative history of the intellectual world, and more specifically of the Hermetic undercurrent in the development of European culture. 866 more words

Book Review

Not Without What's Within

I spent a year in torment and another in limbo.
Between bottles of scotch and an earful of bimbos.
I had sworn off sentiments and living for others. 98 more words

Poems

The Tower of Angel

The body of the serpent who sank the world was an infamous tower that cast quantum shadows.

When time got too long the serpent’s tail started drooping like snoopy under the weight of the sky. 5,097 more words

Cryptic

The Dress of Ashta'hara

This story is incomplete. Some names have been changed, improvised, remote viewed, or otherwise tweaked to protect certain immortal interests and arses. For the rest of Ashta’hara’s story, do stay tuned. 659 more words

INPW - Correspondence

INPW 

(EE-NAH-peh-u-WAH)

  • Directions: West, South,
  • Days/Events: Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays,
  • Sefirot: Hod, Yesod, Binah, Chokma, Gevurah,
  • Zodiac: Sagittarius, Gemini, Aquarius,
  • Planets: Luna, Mercury, Saturn,
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Mystery

The Everlasting

“Those who know, not only that the Everlasting lives in them, but that what they, and all things, really are IS the Everlasting, dwell in the groves of the wish-fulfilling trees, drink the brew of immortality, and listen everywhere to the unheard music of eternal concord. 18 more words

Folklore

The Hermetic Tradition: Review and Principles

Evola, Julius. The Hermetic Tradition.

Short of it: the first half was quite good, but the second half was either incoherent or just plain wrong. 486 more words

Philosophy