Satanic Sunday – LaVey’s Quick Reads: Satan Speaks!

Welcome back heathens! This week I’m continuing on from last week’s post about some of LaVey’s quick reads. Today I’m covering Satan Speaks!, a collection of essays published in 1998. LaVey unfortunately died in 1997 while this book was being compiled. But as is written the foreword by Blanche Barton, “We live; we entertain pompousContinue reading “Satanic Sunday – LaVey’s Quick Reads: Satan Speaks!”

Satanic Sunday – LaVey’s Quick Reads: The Devil’s Notebook

Hello heathens, welcome back to this week’s installment of Satanic Sunday. This week I’m covering some of LaVey’s short writings that provide some fun, quick reading. All of these examples are from The Devil’s Notebook, a collection of LaVey’s writings – thoughts, ramblings, commentary, essays, etc. In the foreword, he mentions that “no concern wasContinue reading “Satanic Sunday – LaVey’s Quick Reads: The Devil’s Notebook”

Wellness Wednesday – 5 tips that helped me learn to hate sleep less

Welcome back to Wellness Wednesday. This week I’m talking about the very contentious topic of sleep, and sharing 5 things I learned that had a major positive impact on my routine. Sleep is one of those topics that everyone seems to agree on in the worst way. Almost anyone you meet could wallow with youContinue reading “Wellness Wednesday – 5 tips that helped me learn to hate sleep less”

Wellness Wednesday – Sober Curiosity

At some point during the spring of last year, I decided to stop drinking regularly. I was drinking waaaaay too much – my social life revolved around what happened at happy hour, and the impacts of my alcohol intake were knocking me down. I would get pretty bad hangovers marked by nonstop vomiting, and inContinue reading “Wellness Wednesday – Sober Curiosity”

Satanic Sunday – The Goodguy Badge and Call-Out Culture

Welcome back to Satanic Sunday. This week I’m covering one of the first concepts of Satanism I ever heard about – the goodguy badge. I’ll be referencing LaVey’s essay “The Goodguy Badge” from The Devil’s Notebook and the short documentary “A Drink With The Devil.” I first heard the term ‘goodguy badge’ back in theContinue reading “Satanic Sunday – The Goodguy Badge and Call-Out Culture”

Wellness Wednesday – Why I don’t work out for fitness

Welcome back for wellness Wednesday. This week I’m sharing two things – a story and some science. Story first. Until about 5 years ago, I was actually proud to say ‘I don’t work out.’ I have asthma, and have had it my whole life, so I never played sports as a kid. Instead, I playedContinue reading “Wellness Wednesday – Why I don’t work out for fitness”

Satanic Sunday – Why aren’t you just an atheist?

Hello and welcome back to Satanic Sunday. When I went home to visit family over the holidays, I saw some of my best friends and their families. As I’m slowly beginning to fly my baphomet, they are some of the few people that I have spoken with about being a Satanist. Genuinely and curiously, oneContinue reading “Satanic Sunday – Why aren’t you just an atheist?”