The power of sexuality has been recognized in virtually every culture since the beginning of time. Directing that power toward achieving a specific goal is the nature of sex magick. I describe some actual techniques of sex magick in Modern Magick and focus on these techniques in Modern Sex Magick. For another approach I recommend The Complete Magick Curriculum of the Secret Order G.'.B.'.G.'.. There are lots of other books available, too.
Part of the technique of sex magick has to do with time. Generally, an extended period of building sexual energy results in greater magickal energy that can be used to achieve results. I say "generally" because eventually you will reach a level or
In Modern Magick I introduced the idea that modern ceremonial magicians should become more in tune with the elements, seasons, and energies of the planets. (Here's a pre-announcement: Denning & Phillips' classic book, Planetary Magick—originally published over 20 years ago, it went out of print and used copies are now selling for up to $75—will be reprinted early next year. It includes my introduction from the first edition.) Pagans have long known this, honoring in their rites both the equinoxes and solstices. On December 21, 2010, we’ll experience the shortest day (and longest night) of the year, the winter solstice. Also known as Yule, it is a time when Pagans perform rituals
Over the past weekend I appeared at two Pagan Pride Day events. There are many dozens of such events all over the U.S. and around the world. You can find out more about these events at this LINK. I strongly encourage people to find local events and attend them. They're free, and they give you a chance to meet people who think like you.
On Sunday, I gave a workshop on the future of magick, for the Los Angeles/Orange County Pagan Pride Day event, focusing on banishing rituals used by Chaos magicians, especially one created by Peter Carroll. You can find out more about this in the new edition of Modern Magick which is just shipping. It was originally taught to me by Ms. Lola Babalon who
Tonight, Thursday, September 2, I’ll be taking part in a special, 2-hour webcast! Two great programs,Black Cat Lounge with Rev. Tim Shaw and Stirring the Cauldron with Marla Brooks will have a rare, combined program to interview me on the subject of Sex Magick. This will be everything I couldn’t do when I was on Coast-to-Coast AM! It will be from 8:00 to 10:00 p.m. Eastern Time. You can go to www.para-x.com to log in and listen. Join in the chat room and ask questions. I'll answer them live, on the air.
If you can't make it, The podcast will also be available at http://www.facebook.com/l/54d85;WWW.BlackCatPodcast.Com and on iTunes.