Stafford Stone: A Memorial for a Visionary Artist

This was originally posted on “In the Chimehours” back in April 2016 – I repost this here in commemoration of a man of extraordinary passion, vision, talent and dedication, who passed three years today. Rob, may you burn brightly wherever you are. You are missed by many. “Magick must, by definition, be creative. Creativity has…

I Am Haunted By Waters

“An indicible arcanum is one that is impossible to reveal. Crowley spelt out that particular tautology in Liber 777: one cannot express the inexpressible or say the unsayable… What is seen in the coils of the serpent, in the caverns of the noumenal, is literally, unspeakable. If there are apparent exceptions – books subsisting in…

KEYS TO THE HOODOO KINGDOM by Sean Woodward & Art in the Crypt

Sean Woodward’s KEYS TO THE HOODOO KINGDOM is available now from Hell Fire Club Books, a preeminent esoteric publisher and bindery in the United Kingdom, in two editions. The standard edition is limited to 250 in quarter kidskin and root textured cloth and the deluxe is limited to 77 in full Nigerian black long grained goatskin….

Sabbatica Vol IV: The Garden of Bones and the Arcana of Death

“Sabbatica Vol IV: The Garden of Bones and the Arcana of Death”, published by Sirius Limited Esoterica is coming soon. My small but heartfelt offering “Blood Upon The Frigid Waters” was submitted alongside the following image: “Within the Fàd a’ Chaorain”  The first 33 copies of “Sabbatica Vol IV: The Garden of Bones and the Arcana…

Welcome to Tremoribus Subterraneis

We sat over a pint, a regular haunt of esotericists, witches, necromancers and Typhonians near the British Museum, deep in conversation. The hustle and bustle of those partaking in after-work drinks and kicking off their weekends faded to insignificance… “In the Chimehours is no more, I’ve taken everything down” “You need a creative outlet” “I…