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  • Unsettled Time
    We are living in unsettled time. Wp Rnpt has ended the time between time, the Days Upon the Year in which time is upended and unordered, but time is still not aligned fully. We have space in which action exists, in which we can uphold the world, set ma’at in its place, the leverage to […]
  • Just a quick note
    I’ve updated my bio page with a link to Les Cabinets Des Polytheistes, where my story “Spine of the World” is published (and in which people can play Spot The Netjer if they are so inclined), and my less-specific webspace Suns in Her Branches, which is broader than this space (which is specifically for reconstructionist-derived […]
  • Opet article is up
    And can be read here.Filed under: Patheos Links
  • On Falling in Love
    For a long time, whenever I wanted to talk about the experience of conversion when I found Kemeticism, I talked about falling in love. It wasn’t just “Oh, this religious concept works for me,” it was a passionate thing, an […]
  • Eclipse Magic
    I am eight. I have been given a subscription to the magazine Sky & Telescope as part of our preparation for Halley’s Comet, and I read through it, earnestly trying to make sense of the articles, studying the pictures. I […]
  • Hills of the Horizon: The Past is Another Country
    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.