Vote now for two Llewellyn titles for 2016 COVR Awards!
La Santa Muerte, by Tomás Prower (Contemporary Spirituality Category); Vote Here
Tending Brigid's Flame, by Lunaea Weatherstone (Shamanism & Wicca Books Category); Vote Here
Founded in 1996, the Coalition of Visionary Resources (COVR) is an organization formed by a unique group of businesses that deal in "Visionary Resources," and who work with and support each other as independent retailers, manufacturers, distributors, wholesalers, and publishers of visionary books, music, and merchandise.
For 2016, the nineteenth annual Visionary Awards, there are some changes.
Most notably, winners are
Readers, please enjoy this guest blog post by Tomás Prower, author of the new La Santa Muerte.
"How can I get in contact with the spirits of the dead?"
Seems like a simple enough question, right? I mean, communing with beings from spiritual realms has been a worldwide hallmark of magic throughout the ages. Even nowadays among Earth's remaining isolated tribes of native peoples, shamans continue this age-old lineage of necromancy. So, in our modern and urbanized lifestyles today, where does one begin to learn how to gain the skills of a necromancer? Well, the secret to this skill (much like writing a good mystery novel) is to start with the ending and work your way backwards.