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  • Opet Again
    Just popping in to remind everyone that with the Opet season upon us again, the Emboatening Crew is still rolling to support Kiva loans. (My office renovations are going well if slowly, so who knows if that means I’ll get more work done when they’re done.)
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    An update on my previous post: Cow of Gold will have a new home here when the maintainer has a chance to put up the site again (with some revisions, apparently).
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    I know I’ve been profoundly absent for a while – my research stuff has gone a bit by the wayside – but I wanted to bring something to people’s attention: The Egyptian mythology/symbology resource “Cow of Gold is hosted on Wikispaces, which is Going Away. Not all of the pages of Cow of Gold are […]
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    The problem with extrapolation from history is that nothing is testable. The evolution of a religion over time is not a predictable and easily comprehensible thing, where we can look at a point in time and say, "It was like this then, so it would be like that now." The process of deciding what needs […]



The Traveller’s Guide to the Duat, from Immanion Press.

The Guide is sort of a romp, really – it is certainly, I think, an informative book, but it’s far from being any sort of introduction to Egyptian religion. The more you know, the better the jokes are.

It is, mind, the product of several years of research, writing, and revision; it is chock full of actual information.


Manifesting Prosperity: A Wealth Magic Anthology, edited by Taylor Ellwood, from Immanion Press.

Sacred Power, Holy Surrender: Living a Spiritual Power Dynamic, edited by Raven Kaldera, from Alfred Press.

Sekhmet: When the Lion Roars, edited by Galina Krasskova, from Asphodel Press.

A Mantle of Stars: A Devotional for the Queen of Heaven, edited by Jen McConnel, from the Bibliotheca Alexandrina.

Les Cabinets Des Polytheistes, edited by Rebecca Buchanan, from the Bibliotheca Alexandrina.