Friday, August 4, 2017

August 4, 2017

My essay “H. P. Lovecraft & the Elder Sign” will be published shortly in an upcoming special issue of New Dawn magazine, Vol. 11, No. 4. 

“H. P. Lovecraft & the Elder Sign” is a scholarly study of Lovecraft’s Elder Sign talisman.

The Elder Sign is a powerful repository of  energy used by magickal practitioners for protection against the evil power of the Great Old Ones, a race of extra-terrestrial entities that inhabit alternate dimensions outside of space & time.

Lovecraft’s disciple August Derleth created his own version of the Elder Sign which is commonly believed to be based on the five-pointed pentagram, a religious & Wiccan icon. In my essay, I debunk that myth and show that Derleth derived his Elder Sign from Lovecraft’s fictional masterpieces “At the Mountains of Madness” & “The Shadow Over Innsmouth.”

New Dawn magazine is a bi-monthly magazine distributed by newsagents across Australia & New Zealand & is available throughout the US and Europe as well.  Since 2004, New Dawn magazine has published special issues devoted to ancient mysteries, hidden history, future science and the unexplained. 

New Dawn magazines are thought-provoking, compelling, and highly readable examinations of the greatest mysteries of the past, the present, and the future. 

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