A Blog Redesign and General Update!by Styxhexenhammer666At last it is time that my blog here has begun to grow out of its original format. I am actively planning the preliminary stages of acquiring a website to host my material (this blog will cross-link to it and the two operate in tandem using the benefits of both blogspot and my own website, which won't exist for some months to come.)
I have made a major decision in format for this blog; it doesn't...
Tract on the Tincture and Oil of Antimony: Now Available!by Styxhexenhammer666
This was a one-day editing work alongside some material I got done for Sickness in Hell and the Greater Key; a little work by Roger Bacon on processing antimony to make the infamous red oil of the philosophers, using also lead, in a way quite similar to the work of Hollandus on the topic of Saturn.
The process here is quite literal so those who desire more how-to and less...
The Mirror of Alchemy: Now Available!by Styxhexenhammer666
The Mirror of Alchemy is one of those many alchemical works misattributed to an author who had nothing to do with the crafting of the work. Dating to no earlier than the 16th century, the Mirror is ascribed to Roger Bacon, who lived and died several centuries earlier.
This does nothing to denigrate the value of the work, however- here we have the most explicit and literal...