When I was very young, because of the death of my father, my mother, brother and myself were very poor. My grandfather had made a deal with the bank (they did that back then) so we could stay in our house until my mother was able to get her life together and earn money. Still, although we had a nice, small house, we lived in poverty for a long time.
I remember driving in our old, smelly (the upholstery was molding) Plymouth to the Fairfax district where my uncle worked in a butcher shop. I believe he probably gave us food for free or at a deep discount. I always hoped to get a piece of spicy, smoked meat known as a "schtickle for a nickle." For me that was a great treat. My "new" clothes
DMCA sounds like a strange Enochian entity that can be evoked through the use of weird tablets and strange, almost Cthuloid Calls into the beyond world of the dark night.
DMCA is short for the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. It was signed into U.S. law just before Samhain (hmmm), 1998, and basically strengthened copyright law enforcement and punishment. If you break copyright laws, it could be quite costly.
This has upset lots of people for a variety of reasons. Copyright is actually one of the few laws set up in the U.S. Constitution. Copyright is "the power to secure for limited times to authors the exclusive right to their writings." (Wikipedia) In other words, if
My New Book:
The Magical Life of Scott Cunningham
On leap day, February 29, 1980, needing a room to rent, I moved into a two-bedroom apartment with a person I barely knew. His name was Scott Cunningham. At the time, Scott had been writing novels and was beginning his magical writing career. As I look back at it now, I'm amazed that I was able to share both a friendship and apartment with such an amazing person. I lived there for the next six years.
My newest book is about my friendship with Scott. It's unlike any other book on what Scott did and his personal spiritual growth. Yes, there is a bit of biography in there, so if you don't know about Scott's life you'll learn about it. I