Supporting Women in the Paraweird – A Reality Check

"Of Course I Support Women!" How to be an active ally to women in the paraweird - a few practical tips. First, women - like anyone else - want to have their work shared and their ideas acknowledged and credited.  If you are reading this, you are on the internet and thus have a platform. … Continue reading Supporting Women in the Paraweird – A Reality Check

Keys to Feline Charm: A Case Study

or How I Got Oliver to Stop Screaming and Learn to Love My Mom I recently had cause to write up some of my thoughts on the practice of charm, a neglected, but in my experience extraordinarily practical, esoteric skill. Charm will earn you affection, attention, access, and actions that money and influence will only … Continue reading Keys to Feline Charm: A Case Study

Initiating Contact – The Shadow Side of the Paraweird

I want to share these two conversations as a pair - both address people setting out to generate large scale psi effects, singly or in groups. Themes of high emotion, strong rapport between experimenters, charisma, ritual, hoaxing and deception, liminality, anti-structure and unusual states of consciousness form a consistent thread through all of these profiled … Continue reading Initiating Contact – The Shadow Side of the Paraweird

Eric Wargo: Precognition, Meaning, and Pomegranates

Madonna of the Pomegranate c. 1487 by Sandro Boticellifrom the painting I talk about in the last segment of the show, my own picture Eric Wargo of The Nightshirt blog and "Time Loops" spoke with Roejen Razorwire and me about time loops, precognition and altered states, meaning and the topology of symbols, retrocausation and more … Continue reading Eric Wargo: Precognition, Meaning, and Pomegranates

Spiritual Friendship with Professor WHAM on the alexxcast

Alexx Bollen generously hosted Dr. C.S. Matthews aka Professor WHAM and me for a discussion taking off of my blog post on spiritual friendship. WHAM has an academic background in comparative religion, has practiced Sufism for a couple of decades, and has studied with north American Indigenous practitioners. She has recently published a survey of … Continue reading Spiritual Friendship with Professor WHAM on the alexxcast

Unseen Threads on Consensus Unreality Podcast

Our modern day access to information about sex - for health and pleasure - was heavily influenced by the activism of a high minded, married, middle aged Edwardian lady whose life and work I discuss in this show. We also grapple with synchronicity and what it says about how our universe works. This may sound … Continue reading Unseen Threads on Consensus Unreality Podcast