Hypnotic ~ Luke Jermay

Just a quick shout out for a great show this Saturday… “Locked inside your mind are amazing abilities waiting to be liberated. You are more powerful than ...

Betwixt Jest and Earnest

Michael Mangan in Performing Dark Arts: A cultural history of conjuring (2007) talks of the paraxial and the notion that 17th Century performance magic may have...

‘Most of it is crap.’

Max Maven in his introduction to the collected New Invocation (Volume 2) states ‘In this compilation of the first thirty-six issues you will find a wide range o...

Research Ramble

I’ve had a bit of a holiday, a few weeks away from most things.  Just to regroup really and start to gently plan a focus for the second half of my research.  It...

Doomsday VI

Each year a motley band of dark initiates gather in Whitby for Doomsday. Just in case you don’t know, Doomsday is the annual gathering of all that is bizarre, s...

Tales Beyond Borders

I throughly enjoyed the Tales Beyond Borders Conference last week.  A wonderful collection of people all with a passionate interest in the Fantastic! And a big ...