Series: Solo Erik

EP 46 – An Exploration of the Soul

In this episode, Erik explores various interpretations and explanations of the soul in the wake of the death of his 19 year-old cat, Kublai Khan. This episode is personal, but hopefully it provides food for thought. Links The Immortal Body in Hermeticism Timaeus by Plato The Nine Parts of the Human Soul According to Ancient… Read more »

EP E07 – The Magician Longs to See – Twin Peaks Tarot

In this solo episode, Erik reviews “The Magician Longs to See” Twin Peaks Tarot deck. This is our first episode in quite a while but we will be back soon! In the meantime, enjoy these show notes and links and hang in there. The Beer Erik reviews Abominable Winter Ale from Hopworks Urban Brewery. Links… Read more »

Episode E06 – Solar Eclipse and Twin Peaks Finale

In this Erik solo episode, we hear about the Twin Peaks finale. Don’t listen to this episode unless you want spoilers! Erik also discusses his current magical practices, Rufus Opus, Frater Ashan Chassan, grimoire work, and his magical smart altar. Dive into the weird world of the weird stuff! You’ll also get to hear about… Read more »

Episode E05 – Erik Reviews the Rota Tarot (plus a Furry Hat)

In this really short solo episode, Erik reviews The Rota Tarot by Soror Tzadkiel. Also, he finally got a furry hat for his digital recorder! Location and Recording This was recorded in Reed Canyon on the banks of Crystal Springs Creek. Erik has reviewed the audio and determined that the furry hat worked great. The… Read more »

Episode E04 – Erik and Vayu Tiger

In this solo episode, Erik is joined by Vayu Tiger, another occultist on the Internet! They talk about a number of things, in particular automatic writing, grimoires, the Greek Magical Papyri (in Latin, the Papyri Graecae Magicae or PGM), and magic in general.

Episode E03 – Twin Peaks and Crystal Balls

Another solo Erik episode! In this episode, I talk about my impression of the first four episodes of Twin Peaks: The Return. Also, enjoy a song from my younger brother, Nick Arneson!

Episode E02: Erik on Ritual and Ceremonial Magic

In this new solo episode, Erik answers another listener question: what is the difference between ritual magic and ceremonial magic? He also talks about secret societies in fiction and gives helpful beginner tips for grimoire users. Location Lincoln City, Oregon! What a lovely place. Driftwood Public Library ‘D’ Sands Condominium Motel Beer and Breweries Rusty… Read more »

Episode E01: Erik Answers Why

What is this?! Erik is releasing an episode on his own? He sure is, you lucky ducks! In this episode, Erik talks at you from a cheap motel just north of Coos Bay, Oregon. He drinks beer from a plastic cup in a darkened corner and muses, darkly.