Podcast from Friday, December 7, 2018:
Today we explore this question: Since all magick is just the placebo effect, why is it necessary or useful to call on protective and purifying powers "outside" our selves? Or, in terms of the Hero's Journey, why must the hero meet the Goddess before atoning with the Father? The Spell …
Podcast from Friday, November 23, 2018:
Why, when, and how to suspend disbelief! The Spell of the Week is using self-hypnosis to set intentions for the following day.
Referenced in this episode:
Star Wars, clothing, Tao Te Ching, horror, kitchen, gardening, worldbuilding, Habdur, alternate fantasy races, Batman, summer, hidden creatures, Donald Trump, the body, cowboys, sadness, placebo magick, conlangs, eating, winter, nakedness, longing, creativity, peace, wholeness, fantasy sandbox, narcissism, Peter Gabriel, children, science fiction, footsteps, rain, coding, conspiracies, rain barrels, Bernie Sanders, rhyming poetry, anger, interbeing, geekdom, writing, disillusionment, breathing, summer squash, short poems, cooking, Little House on the Parking Lot, car-freedom, waiting, Paul Simon, Noble Peasants, Reimagined Culture, tiny house construction, emotions, Rumi, sex, gratitude, win-win, fathers, aliens, dinosaurs, coffee, art, farmers, community feedback, poop, Top Ten, homesteading, possessions, salvaged food, formal poetry, politics, AI, love letters, space, Thoreau, forgiveness, bicycles, Earth Wind & Fire, bears, God, compost, Bigfoot, Rory's Story Cubes, outlet mall, villains, The Sims, LEGO, halflings, music, martyrdom, creative projects, racism, Placebo Magick Podcast, DIY, Pokémon, Tony Hoagland, tea, sustainability, falling, mothers, prayer, men, Hero's Journey, tiny house, The X-Files, Habdurspak, Heroes and Danger, dancing, myth, kisses, geese, hospitality, breakfast, Millenials, recycling, gods, dogs, beauty, scars, Lord of the Rings, tabletop RPGs, Legend of Zelda, game design, Black Lives Matter, campaign pitch, preserves, America, final solutions, heroism, Wendell Berry, science, Firestarters, poetry, water, salvation, chickens, raspberries, Discworld, Jesus, apocalypse, beer, wildness, composting toilets, Dungeon World, undead, kale, maps, Mister Rogers, fantasy, Thich Nhat Hanh, fear, death, morning, church, simple living, dishes, architecture, humans, shhh, elves, mindfulness, wordlessness, dwarves, Habdur runes, ducks, work, marriage, shame, dandelions, pizza, hell, kohlrabi, homemaking, heaven, melons, The Andy Griffith Show, love, loss, Jonah, happiness, surprise baby chicks, jazz, Wile E. Coyote, Noah, suspension of disbelief, abstractions, video games, Costa Rica, night, freedom, sin, thrift, war, bipolar disorder, urban farming, superheroes, community, random generators, storytelling
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