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Book Spotlight: Drawing Down the Shades

Business can be hell… [Tweet this!] Life is good at Starfort Collectibles until the owners, Caitlin and Trevor Fulmer, acquire a beautiful statuette with a murky past. Shortly thereafter, mysterious hauntings wreak havoc on the couple when a ghost in the attic threatens retribution. Caitlin presses her coven for help before the ghost succeeds in meting out deadly punishment—on Trevor. Buy links: Amazon B&N Smashwords About the Author: Juli D. Revezzo is a Florida girl, with a love of fantasy, science fiction, and Arthurian legend, so much so she gained a B.A. in English and American Literature. She loves writing stories with fantastical elements whether it be a full-on fantasy, or a story set in this world-slightly askew. She has been published in short form in Eternal Haunted Summer, Dark Things II: Cat Crimes (a charity anthology for cat related charities), Luna Station Quarterly, Crossing the River, An Anthology in Honor of Sacred Journeys; The Scribing Ibis: An Anthology of Pagan Fiction in Honor of Thoth, and Twisted Dreams Magazine. She’s the author of The …

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Hungarian Shamanism, Part 3: Memories

In Part 2 of our interview with Elizabeth Barton, we dug into the practices of the Hungarian shamans of her family. In this, the last of three articles, Elizabeth talks about prophecy, spell books, and explains how shamanic practices have shaped her magickal practice today. PYN: What other memories do you have about your grandmother’s teachings? Elizabeth: When my grandmother was dying, she was visited by very tall, seven-foot-tall people, dressed in red. They told her that they were the doctors and she wasn’t ready to go to the other side yet she had other people to help.  The nurses were the ones she had to work on before she left.  She told my mother, who told me, and believed they were inter-dimensional beings. My grandmother knew they weren’t from our reality. My grandmother was good at prophecy, she told my grandfather about the 1969 moon landing in 1933. She used tarot cards. I think she picked this up from her servants – it wasn’t something that she was taught by her family, because she …