King Pazuzu & The Lava Fire

This story begins on June 24th, 2021 when my husband first noticed smoke coming from an area around the base of Mount Shasta here in California. My community is surrounded by forests and we sometimes get small fires popping up after a lightning storm; but because of fire-watchers and the occasional spotter-planes, these are usually put out quickly. So when […]

Stigma of Being A Witch

Malleus Maleficarum translated, the title reads: The Hammer of Witches. This lovely little book written by two illustrious German Dominicans in 1486 had become the foundation of identifying, hunting, and interrogating witches. By today’s standards, the popularity of their book went completely viral, and the “go-to” authority for a vast majority of religious zealots – first in Europe and then as […]