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Halloween Quiz: Which Magical Creature Is Your Ideal Ally?

Greetings, Apprentice Mages! As Halloween creeps closer, you may notice that certain animal allies are starting to appear in your front yard. Or under your porch. Or even on your cell phone, as memes! Of course, a wise Mage understands…

Magic for Newbies: How to Become Invisible

So you want to learn how to turn invisible, huh? You came to the right place! In my short story, Wizards of the Wild West, I describe how the hero, Rogan “Rogue” Dair needs to cross from one side of a crowded train to the other without…
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Magic and Monster Books for Apprentice Wizards

Welcome Wizards in Training!  As every diligent apprentice (and fantasy fiction writer) knows, one must study gobs of arcane material in order to turn annoying kid brothers into toads, or broccoli into chocolate ice cream – or unpublished…
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Halloween Traditions: Why Do Witches Wear Pointy Hats?

Halloween is THE day to explore magic! So in honor of all you wizards and sorceresses, it is my pleasure to remind you today, on this sacred Feast of the Ancestors, JUST HOW IMPORTANT your pointy hat is! And why your forebears started wearing…