The Stages of the Alchemical Process by Qui Gon DeBeer

Fire Operation — ‘Calcinatio’Water Operation — ‘Solutio’Earth Operation — ‘Coagulatio’Air Operation — ‘Sublimatio’The Quintessence — ‘Coniunctio’ Amalgamation Graecian: Malagma = poultice , malkos = soft ; Old Imperial: malagma.a. An alloy of mercury with another metal through fusion.b. The extraction of precious metals from their ores by treatment with mercury. Calcination Old Imperial: calx = Lime.To intensely heat (as with inorganic materials) to a high temperature, but without fusion,…

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Death and the Cycle of Life

Before the Time of Strife, this was the way of things: A child would be born and there would be great mourning for the child’s Pattern had left Annwn. When that person died, a joyous feast would be had to celebrate their passing into a new life. During the Age of Strife, this was the…

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Rites and How to Bend the Multiverse to Your Will Without it Noticing

A rite is a magical effect that takes place outside the bounds of Battle Magic and yet does not require a direct access to the Void through a Ritual Circle or True Magic. Because of this Rites are more flexible than Battle Magic and much less powerful than True or Ritual Magic. A Rite cannot…

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Basic Principles of Mathematics and Geometry of Ritual Circles.

This treatise is an attempt to resolve the principles and theories that I have researched over the recent years. This is a work in progress and owes a lot to those who have assisted me and inspired me to expound upon the ancient lore contained here in. The first part of this treatise deals with…

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The creation of stationary points (“null points”) during transportation on the Paths of Light

A few years ago, when a good colleague and myself were more adventurous, we conducted various investigations upon transportation, the method of travel between two points and how we could affect the time taken and method of travel. For transportation, a ritualist creates a point that connects to the Paths of Light, which takes them…

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Arcane Lore

The Beginnings of Magic Before the beginning all was perfection and light. Then came chaos and in the midst of the chaos came our forebears and they looked upon the chaos and were dismayed. And some knew that that they had fallen from grace while others believed the chaos had birthed them and they fought…

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How to Make Friends and Influence the Wild Fae of Clare

Scrawled in a fit of delusion by Valerian Buckethead Published by Caer Merchandising inc. for Karac the lunatic “Wild Fae […] live primitive lives, without access to metal working facilities, and thus a gift of metal weapons or armour will often serve to secure passage through their lands.”– The Tourist Guide to the Dragon Nation,…

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A Catalogue of the Lesser Faeries of Teutonia

(Taken from ‘The Poison Pen’, Gathering 1103) Gremlins: Also known as Grimblens, Bremiers, Sky Boogies, and Widgets. Females are Gremblens, and Widgets are the children. Their element is air and they are most active at night. The range in sized from almost human to small, and are hairy all over and tend to be dun to…

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On the nature of forgeries

This piece is intended as an informative document for use by traders of the Halls of Commerce. I have no illusions regarding that fact that this document will make its way into the hands of others outside the guild, eventually to be read by forgers as well as the traders that it is intended for….

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Research on Tebron

For thus was it seen on that day in the court of the city of Malkarn on the day that Tebron returned to us from the north, victor and supreme general. All had been laid and prepared for the Warlord and as he approached the city children cast down the petals of poppies, so that…

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