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A Quick Guide to Reading Ordinary Playing Cards
Divining from regular playing cards is an old practice and I am sure many of us know at least one fortune-telling game done with this tool. Reading regular cards is called cartomancy or metasymbology. Playing cards have been called "The Devil's Picture...
Divination >> Tarot Cards
Evil Hypnosis
"Evil" hypnosis is what I call the popular view of hypnosis as something that is used by devious agencies or individuals to control people's minds surreptitiously. Mind control or behavior control are possible with hypnosis only temporarily, and...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Christ's Role, As He Might Have Meant It: a Discussion
It seems that organized religion has assumed the role of Christ in the dispensation of Truth, be it relating to the church itself or in the very Word of God. The Pope, when speaking in his official capacity, is considered to be the mouthpiece of God."...
Religions >> Christianity
An Essay on Sex and Sex Magick: Liber Conjunctus / Liber Two
SEX Sex begins and ends at Conception. For those loving people who have chosen to so Conceive, the lustful Penetration, the willing Acceptance has its finale when Sperma conjuncts Ovum. The Fruit of this Union transforms the relationship that an individual...
Body Mysteries >> Sexuality
Tarot Cards Overview
Tarot is made up of four suites of regular playing cards, each having 14 pieces of cards. What distinguishes a deck of tarot cards from conventional playing cards is a single card called the Fool.
Divination >> Tarot Cards
Lughnasadh
Lughnasadh (pronounced Loo-nas-ah), August 1st, is the first harvest festival in the Celtic and Neo-Pagan Year. Like all Celtic Fire Festivals, it begins on the eve of the actual day. Although it later became known as Christian Lammas, it still survives in...
Holidays >> Lammas
What is Hypnosis?
Hypnosis refers to just about any situation where we respond to verbal suggestions in a particular special way. This involves a mentally very flexible condition where our imagination and fantasy are more free and more vivid. A series of instructions, called...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis

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Gary Con celebrates father of role-playing games
Cindy Gygax remembered how she helped name the famous tabletop role-playing game Gary invented that gained him worldwide notoriety. Gary passed around to his children a sheet of paper with two columns full of words and told them to pick their favorite ...
The 1980s Media Panic Over Dungeons & Dragons
Dungeons & Dragons, for all of you level one barbarians out there, is a tabletop role-playing game created by Gary Gygax, and first published in 1974 by Tactical Studies Rules, Inc. (TSR).
How Dungeon and Dragons Creator Gary Gygax's Leveled-Up the Real World
Gary Gygax has touched your life, even if you don't know who he is or you've never rolled a saving throw. Gygax created that role-playing game to rule them all, Dungeons and Dragons. Author Michael Witwer, whose biography on Gygax, “The Empire of ...
Fellow Geeks & Nerds: Baseball is Our Perfect Sport
Do you want to know the first role-playing game with character stat sheets? It's called Stratomatic, and it's been around since 1961, a long time before Gary Gygax and Dave Arenson (in 1974) introduced the world to Dungeons and Dragons.
Gaming resources in Chicago
Named in honor of D&D creator Gary Gygax, it's much smaller, cheaper, and closer to Chicago than GenCon, as well as more narrowly focused on RPGs. They have a *ton* of scheduled RPG events, and there are also pickup games. Many different genres ...

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