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“Happy Times!” by Richard F. Yates

Trying a little rudimentary magic here. I drew this fun loving snake on a piece of found cardboard, called the piece “Happy Times,” then taped the drawing to the cover of my new notebook—suggesting that the notebook will record happy … Continue reading

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“The Ritual…” by Richard F. Yates

…and he was never seen again… —Richard F. Yates (Holy Fool) [P.S. – Image is digital drawing over a photo-tableau featuring my notebook. 2019. No ghosts, monsters, or non-physical entities were harmed in the creation of this piece.] SUPPORT INDEPENDENT … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 140: Strange Angel”

According to George Pendle, there was a time in the early 20th Century, particularly the 19-teens and twenties, when rockets were not considered SCIENCE but SCIENCE-FICTION. Though we now know that rockets can send folks to the moon and beyond, … Continue reading

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“Robots are Taking Control” by Richard F. Yates

Saturday, 9 Feb. 2019. I worked last night, delivering pizzas in the snow and rain. I had one delivery up Columbia Heights Road (in Longview, WA, USA,) my second delivery of the night, and this road goes WAY up… It … Continue reading

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“The Psychonaut (Freewriting as a Form of Magick)” by Richard F. Yates

When preparing to journey inward, it’s important to imagine the proper equipment for the trip: some decent duck boots (grey matter is a lot like mud,) a nice yellow slicker (for visibility—and to help stay dry,) a towel (of course,) … Continue reading

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“Shopping Icon (For French Dip Fixins)” by Richard F. Yates

When preparing to go shopping, it’s important to create an icon that can help you navigate the situation and complete your goals. (Of course, if you already have a spirit creature or deity that you shop with, use them. This … Continue reading

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“Spook Show 2018 – 02: Curse of the Demon” by Richard F. Yates

For my 2nd “Spook Show” review, I thought I’d pick an oldie but a goodie. Curse of the Demon is a 1957 noir, psychological thriller-slash-monster movie (called Night of the Demon when it was originally released, in a slightly longer … Continue reading

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“Skin Spell (And Floor Plan for the Art Installation at the Next B.O.S.H. Rave and Bake Sale)” by Richard F. Yates

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“It was Magic (Of the Most Mundane Sort)” by Richard F. Yates

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“Winged Beast (A Shopping Icon)” by Richard F. Yates

As I finished writing my shopping suggestions on a chunk of cardboard (we’ve got lots of saved cardboard laying around the house for emergency purposes), I flipped my list over and drew a winged creature, as a sort of protective … Continue reading

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