Salt for the Eclipse
Using witchcraft and kink to make space for ecstatic mystery, ancient wisdom, fertile arts, and trauma healing in an apocalyptic era.

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Mar
01
A tarot card labeled "III: The Empress." A woman in a white gown, crowned with stars, sits on a red throne.

Full Moon: Fertility as fetish

15 min read
Feb
26
Bright yellow daffodil heads with dark green leaves, in a field.

Monthly Music Mailing: Pisces Season

1 min read
Feb
23
A twelve-inch diameter disk of bluish bronze set with gold celestial objects in an expressive style.

First Quarter (Again): Hail to the smiths

15 min read
Feb
16
A black and white image of a reed broom bound to a wooden handle. It leans against a brick wall outdoors.

First Quarter: Clean houses

Hello. It's Friday, and although my sense of spring is still very mild, certainly we're in
16 min read
Feb
09
A painting. A humanoid goat is crowned with leaves and surrounded by old women with distorted faces, bearing dead infants.

New Moon: The Devil I know

It's Friday. Hello. I'm coming back to some first principles of my rites this week, because
17 min read
Feb
02
A cold, dark flow of water between snowy banks and bare trees. The sky is lit blue and gold.

Solar Spring + Last Quarter: Return of the light

Hello. It's Friday, and the sunlight is coming back to this hemisphere. I'm trying to find
14 min read
Jan
31
Green scallion stalks submersed in amber liquid, in a jar on a pale granite countertop.

Monthly Music Mailing: Aquarius Season

2 min read
Jan
26
A black conical pendulum on a metal chain capped with a clear bead. It all lies on a wooden surface.

Full Moon (Occult): Pendulum

4 min read
Jan
19
A section of a red wool scarf, shown in closeup over a wooden surface. The scarf is knit with garter stitch.

First Quarter: Putting-yourself-into-thing

Hello. It's Friday. Where I live we are still in real winter, praise be, a reprieve from the
12 min read
Jan
12
A black and white photo of a couple smaller hand floggers, three lengths of rope, and some sharp or pointy objects.

New Moon: Kink as primordial principle

It's Friday. Hello. I have had my doubts about whether I would actually finish and send this piece
17 min read