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K. A. Laity
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What I learned from cult TV, much to my surprise: My Little Pony showed me that Friendship really is Magic!
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The ghostly “Wild Hunt” rampaged across European folklore as a company of supernatural huntsmen that often counted fairies and the dead among their number.
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Paul D. Brazill. So, what you pushing right now? Cold London Blues. Out now from Caffeine Nights Publishing. What’s the hook? A killer priest is on the rampage across London and an egotistical Hollywood action movie s...
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More absurdities, though in this world, perhaps redundant.
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I read a lot of crime fiction. Like many avid readers, I look back at the end of the year to see which books made the greatest impression on me and share my top 10 online. This year, I was shocked to realize that this only three of my top ten reads were by women. I looked back over my top picks ...
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Why do mermaids know about mugwort?
How herb lore has been kept alive over the years in story and rhyme; why are mermaids so knowledgeable about mugwort?
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All the students who failed courses due to plagiarism have got together to take over the US. One brave soul in their midst playing Lord of Misrule.
Plagiarism is distracting from the epic Rick-Roll embedded in Melania Trump's speech. (Trump campaign has a mole.) Embedded image. 10:28 pm - 18 Jul 2016. 172 Retweets190 likes. Reply to @DennyBurk. Replies. Jeff Lawrence. 1h. Jeff Lawrence @jeffdlawrence. @DennyBurk ha. Cornrow Kenny.
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Sometime in 2001, I decided to stop reading books by male authors. After a degree in English Literature and an Honors thesis on Samuel Beckett, I had grown weary of reading books by men about men. …
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    Writer, 1995 - present
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    Medieval Studies
  • University of Southern California
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From “listening” to “filling in”: where “La Soeur Écoute” Teaches Us to ...
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Editor’s Note: Welcome to the second installment in the “DH and Listening” blog series for World Listening Month, our annual forum that prom

News: Frankie Howerd Gets A Plaque
www.beyondthejoke.co.uk

A memorial plaque is to be unveiled in York in honour of comedy legend Frankie Howerd.

Nettles & Mugwort
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How herb lore has been kept alive over the years in story and rhyme; why are mermaids so knowledgeable about mugwort?

PUSH-UPS: Paul D. Brazill
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Paul D. Brazill. So, what you pushing right now? Cold London Blues. Out now from Caffeine Nights Publishing. What’s the hook? A killer pries

#CompetitionSunday Vote to win your choice of beautiful Bullet Journal b...
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Where to begin with British psychogeography cinema
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Your next obsession: the drifting explorations of psychogeographic filmmaking.

Punk Fiction by Paul D. Brazill
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There has been a long and varied tradition of songwriters taking song titles from books: Venus In Furs - The Velvet Underground, Wuthering H

St Thomas Becket, 'Holy Thomas of heoueriche'
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Thomas Becket at Nackington, Kent Archbishop Thomas Becket, murdered before his altar in Canterbury Cathedral late in the winter afternoon o

Tony Oursler's "Imponderable" Archive show at Bard!
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Gerald Light c. 1950s We had the very good fortune of seeing Tony Oursler's "Imponderable" Archive show up at Bard last weekend, and I highl

Recent History: Doreen Valiente
www.witchesandpagans.com

A few photos from a visit to the Doreen Valiente exhibit at Preston Manor in Brighton, June 2016 -- essential to modern witchcraft history.

Electronic Beats
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The last time we discovered the first edition of this femme-centric minimal, post-punk and industrial mix from NYC's Frank Deserto—aka the o

Sneak preview
english-magic-tarot.blogspot.com

This week, Andy gives us a sneak preview of what's included in the English Magic Tarot boxed set.

Hookland: Folklore, Landscape Punk and Psychogeography - #FolkloreThursday
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While landscape changes and stories decay, the marriage of the two – folklore – remains the constant dance in our collective memory.

Make a Noise Joyful: Cirm in the Old English Exodus
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When the narrator of the Old English poem Exodus declares “Gehyre se ðe wille” (Let him hear who will), what sounds is he asking us to atten

Twenty Questions With Patti Abbott
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Patricia Abbott is the author of more than 150 short stories that have appeared in print and online publications. She won the Derringer Awar

Occult London: Viktor Wynd's Museum of Curiosities
www.badwitch.co.uk

On Wednesday afternoon, quite by chance, I went to a place in London that I have long wanted to go and really should have gone before. The p

Al-Idrisi's twelfth-century map and description of eastern England
www.caitlingreen.org

The aim of this post is simply to share an interesting mid-twelfth-century map and description of eastern England compiled by the great Musl

British Fantasy Awards 2016: the nominees
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These are the shortlists for the British Fantasy Awards 2016. Four nominees in each category were decided by the votes of BFS members, atten