Interview with WitchLit Podcast

Earlier this year, I had the pleasure of chatting with Victoria Raschke of the WitchLit Podcast about writing, spirituality, my forthcoming book Queer Qabala: Nonbinary, Genderfluid, Omnisexual Mysticism & Magick, and my weird band, The Misbehavin’ Maidens.

That episode is now available! Catch it wherever you listen to podcasts.


🌈 Guess what? I wrote a book on Queer Qabala, and you can pre-order it now! 🌈


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Queer Qabala Playlist: Malkuth

Each week between now and the publication of Queer Qabala: Nonbinary, Genderfluid, Omnisexual Mysticism & Magick (pre-order now!), I’ll be sharing a playlist I made about one of the spheres in the Tree of Life, and will be giving you a tiny sneak preview of that sphere’s chapter in the book.

This week’s playlist is Malkuth, what I like to call the “super queer queen of everything.” This playlist is dedicated to our incarnation on this plane, and expresses the joy and pain of our manifested selves, material things, and the world around us. Since Malkuth is all about manifestation, Madonna’s classic “Material Girl” seemed a fitting choice for kicking it off. You can listen to the playlist on YouTube and Spotify.

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Bonus Book Talk: Qabala Special with Jack Chanek

Jack Chanek and I had so much fun talking in episode 1 of 4 Quick Q’s, we decided to talk again, but dive deeper on Qabala stuff for an hour instead.

Jack Chanek (he/him/his) is the author of Qabala for Wiccans: Ceremonial Magic on the Pagan Path, and in this stream we talked about our mixed feelings about classic Qabala texts, our favorite Sephira of the moment, how and why we got into studying Qabala, pop culture correspondences with the spheres, and how we’re currently evolving our individual practices with the Tree of Life. We also ended up discussing the sex appeal of Peter O’Toole, Steven Universe on the Tree of Life, and 19th century occultism’s obsession with being DEFINITELY NOT GAY. If you’ve ever wanted to see two Qabala nerds just…nerd out for an hour, I think you’ll enjoy this stream a lot.

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4 Quick Q’s: Book Talk with Enfys Episode 5: Storm Faerywolf

In 4 Quick Q’s, I ask pagan authors four questions determined at random, by rolling a D20!

This episode features pagan author Storm Faerywolf, author of The Witch’s Name: Crafting Identities of Magical Power.

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4 Quick Q’s: Book Talk with Enfys Episode 4: Yvonne Aburrow

In 4 Quick Q’s, I ask pagan authors four questions determined at random, by rolling a D20!

This episode features nonbinary pagan author Yvonne Aburrow, author of Dark Mirror: The Inner Work of Witchcraft.

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New workshop video: “Qabala’s Queer Connections”

I had the joy of presenting a brand-new workshop to the fine folks at the Frederick, Maryland Unitarian Universalist Church CUUPS program. Whereas my previous workshop looked at the Tree of Life as a whole, this new one dives into the individual spheres and how to relate to them in a queer context.

Contact me if you’re interested in having this workshop presented for your group or event.

Workshop description

Qabala has historically been taught from a very cisgender, heteronormative, patriarchal perspective, but it’s actually a profoundly queer magickal tool. This workshop looks at each of the ten sephiroth through a queer lens and relates them to life experiences many queer people share in common. At the end of the workshop, there is a guided meditation and journaling opportunity to reconnect with your deeper self and claim your unique power and perspective through the Tree of Life. This workshop was presented for the Frederick, Maryland Unitarian Universalist Church CUUPS community and is being shared on YouTube with permission.

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4 Quick Q’s: Book Talk with Enfys Episode 3 | Ivo Dominguez, Jr.

In my new video series, 4 Quick Q’s, I ask pagan authors four questions determined at random, by rolling a D20!

This episode features Ivo Dominguez, Jr., author of The Four Elements of the Wise: Working with the Magickal Powers of Earth, Air, Water, Fire. You can read my review of the book here.

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So. You messed up somebody’s pronouns.

It happens! Here’s a quick & easy guide for how to deal when you realize you’ve used the wrong pronouns for somebody.

DO: Acknowledge the mistake, apologize briefly, and move on.

Examples: “Oops, I mean ‘they,’ sorry. Anyway, as I was saying…” “Ah! Sorry. You’re right. They said…”

(Mistakes happen! We get it! Everyone messes this up from time to time! I sure do!)

DO: Practice using their correct pronouns when they’re not around.

(Practice helps! And if you’re only conscious of using correct pronouns when that person is in front of you, it’ll make the switch WAY harder.)

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“The Four Elements of the Wise” is deeply useful for all levels of magickal practitioners

Ivo Dominguez, Jr.‘s latest book, The Four Elements of the Wise: Working with the Magickal Powers of Earth, Air, Water, Fire, achieves an extremely tricky thing: It’s a book with useful information and practical ideas for all magickal skill levels, on a widely-studied subject, without making newbies feel overwhelmed and lost, or advanced practitioners bored to the point of skimming for the new stuff. There’s something valuable on every page, for every level practitioner: hundreds of eye-opening gems and food for thought, as well as easily-implementable tips to add power to all manner of magickal workings.

One thing that surprised me the most about this book was the writing style. I’ve read three of Ivo’s other books, and they are brilliant, but incredibly densely-packed with information, such that I end up intently studying each paragraph a few times over to make sure I’m grasping it in full. By contrast, the content in The Four Elements of the Wise has a bit more room to breathe, while still providing hundreds of useful insights throughout the book. The writing style is engaging, fluid, and friendly, much like Ivo’s presentation style when he delivers workshops.

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