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Spirit Rescue
by Wilma Davidson

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Love Lives On
by Louis LaGrand, Ph.D.

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Pagan Christmas
by Christian Ratsch and Claudia Muller-Ebeling

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Llewellyn's 2007 Almanac Series
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Chakra Mantras
by Thomas Ashley-Farrand

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The Mystic Foundation
by Christopher Penczak

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The General Principles of Astrology
by Aleister Crowley

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Calls to Mystic Alice
by Alice Rose Morgan

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Brady's Book of Fixed Stars
by Bernadette Brady

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Four Seasons of Mojo
by Stephanie Rose Bird

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The Key
by Echo Bodine

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PSIence
by Marie D. Jones

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The Yoga of the Nine Emotions
by Peter Marchand

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Wicca for Beginners
by Thea Sabin

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The Museum of Lost Wonder
by Jeff Hoke

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Ghosts of War
by Jeff Belanger

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Dream Exploration
by Robert P. Gongloff

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Darkside Zodiac
by Stella Hyde

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The Ghosts of the California Missions
by Richard Senate

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The Knights Templar in the Golden Age of Spain
by Juan GarcŪa Atienza

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The Way of Four Spellbook
by Deborah Lipp

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The Wicca Handbook
by Eileen Holland

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The Sacred Embrace of Jesus and Mary
by Jean-Yves Leloup

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The Essence of Tantric Sexuality
by Mark A. Michaels and Patricia Johnson

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Soul Journey from Lincoln to Lindbergh
by Richard Salva

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The Revelation of Saint John
by Zachary F. Lansdowne

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Family Wicca
by Ashleen O'Gaea

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Phantom Felines And Other Ghostly Animals
by Gerina Dunwich

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Kabbalah, Magic and the Great Work of Self-Transformation
by Lyam Thomas Christopher

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Founding Fathers, Secret Societies
by Robert Hieronimus with Laura Cortner

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Hymns of Hermes
by G.R.S. Mead

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Protection & Reversal Magick
by Jason Miller

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Spirit Faces
by Mark Macy

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Creative Visualization for Beginners
by Richard Webster

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Breakthrough Astrology
by Joyce Levine

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Ghost Science
by Vince Wilson

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Elemental Witch
by Tammy Sullivan

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Jesus, King Arthur, and the Journey of the Grail
by Maurice Cotterell

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Our Haunted Lives
by Jeff Belanger

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A Treatise on Angel Magic
edited by Adam McLean

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Dancing the Goddess Incarnate
by Dorothy Morrison and Kristin Madden

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Pet Ghosts
by Joshua P. Warren

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Dragonlore from the Archives of The Grey School of Wizardry
by Ash "LeopardDancer" DeKirk

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Walking with Grandfather
Joseph M. Marshall III

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Pagan Every Day
by Barbara Ardinger

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Be Blessed
by Denise Dumars

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Witch in the Bedroom
by Stacey Demarco

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On the Prayer of Jesus
by Ignatius Brianchaninov

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Voices of Flowers
by Rhonda PallasDowney

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Creepy Chicago
by Ursula Bielski

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On The Toltec Path
by Ken Eagle Feather

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Tarot Talismans
by Chic Cicero and Sandra Tabatha Cicero

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The Remote Viewing Training Course
by David Morehouse

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The Dream Culture of the Neanderthals
by Stan Gooch

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The Mysteries of Druidry
by Brendan Cathbad Myers

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Astrology for Yourself
by Douglas Bloch and Demetra George

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The Cycle of Cosmic Catastrophes
Richard Firestone, Allen West, and Simon Warwick-Smith

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The Pocket Guide to Rituals
by Kerri Connor

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Ghosts of the World
by Susan Smitten

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Reader of Hearts by Darrin Owens
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Supernatural California
by Preston Dennett

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Da Vinci Tarot
by Mark McElroy

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The Weiser Concise Guide to Alchemy
by Brian Cotnoir

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The Case For Ghosts
by J. Allan Danelek

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The Healing Power of Neurofeedback
by Stephen Larsen

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Tranceformers: Shamans of the 21st Century
by John Jay Harper

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Companion for the Apprentice Wizard
by Oberon Zell-Ravenheart

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The Lost Civilization of Lemuria
by Frank Joseph

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Haunted Rhode Island
by Thomas D'Agostino

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Kali: the Feminine Force
by Ajit Mookerjee

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So You Want To Be A Medium
by Rose Vanden Eynden

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The "True" Story of the Woodland Haunting
by Dennis Baker

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Glimpses 2
by Martha Jette

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Chakra Yoga with Gurutej Kaur
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Sacred Signs
by Adrian Calabrese

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The Mystery Traditions
by James Wasserman

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The Book of Lilith
by Barbara Black Koltuv

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An Unlikely Prophet
by Alvin Schwartz

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Shamanic Journeying
by Sandra Ingerman

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Herb Magic For Beginners
by Ellen Dugan

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The Virgin Mary Conspiracy
by Graham Phillips

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Facial Reflexology
by Marie-France Muller

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Ghost Tech
by Vince Wilson

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Silver's Spells for Love, Abundance, and Protection by Silver RavenWolf
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Aleister Crowley and the Practice of the Magical Diary
edited by James Wasserman

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Sacred Plant Medicine
by Stephen Harrod Buhner

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Self Hypnosis
by Dr. Bruce Goldberg

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Merlin and the Discovery of Avalon in the New World
by Graham Phillips

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The Reflexology Atlas
by Bernard C. Kolster, M.D. and Astrid Waskowiak, M.D.

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Roads to Eternity
by Sarah Wilson Estep

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Beyond Reincarnation
by Joe. H. Slate Ph.D.

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Shamanic Christianity
by Bradford Keeney

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The Spiritual Practices of the Ninja
by Ross Heaven

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Trigger Point Therapy
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The Enchanted Cat
by Ellen Dugan

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Chinese Home Remedies
by Lihua Wang

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The Ibis Western Mystery Tradition Series
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Pagan Spirituality
by Joyce and River Higginbotham

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Inner Journeys
by Dr. G. Michael Vasey

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Encyclopedia of the Undead
by Dr. Bob Curran

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Oracles of the Dead
by Robert Temple

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Witch in the Boardroom
by Stacey Demarco

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The Druidry Handbook
by John Michael Greer

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The Cherokee Herbal by J. T. Garrett
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Conspiracies And Secret Societies
by Brad Steiger and Sherry Steiger

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Inner Power
by Colleen Deatsman

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The Perfect Medium: Photography and the Occult
by Clement Cheroux, et al.

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How Would It Feel?
by Mary Beth Goddard, illustrated by Anna Mycek-Wodecki

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Radical Knowing
by Christian de Quincey

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Sex and the Erotic Lover
by Mabel Iam

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Magickal Crafts
by Kristin Madden and Liz Roberts

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Raphael
by Richard Webster

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Crystal Ball
by Sibyl Ferguson

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The Brother of Jesus and the Lost Teachings of Christianity
by Jeffrey J. Butz

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Vocations: The New Midheaven Extension Process
by Noel Tyl

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The Secret History of Freemasonry
by Paul Naudon

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Three Oracle Card Collections from Connections Book Publishing
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The Secret Initiation of Jesus at Qumran
by Robert Feather

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The Sacred Power of Huna
by Rima A. Morrell

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Hidden Language Codes
by R. Neville Johnston

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Tarot Journaling
by Corrine Kenner

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Mary Magdalene, Bride in Exile
by Margaret Starbird

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Babylonian Tarot
by Sandra Tabatha Cicero

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Elemental Magick
by D. J. Conway

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St. Mary Magdalene
by Tau Malachi

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Coyote Healing
by Lewis Mehl-Madrona

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The Nightmare Encyclopedia
by Jeff Belanger and Kirsten Dalley

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Nocturnicon
by Konstantinos

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The Dreamer's Book of the Dead
by Robert Moss

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Dion Fortune's Book of the Dead
by Dion Fortune

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Sexy Witch
by LaSara FireFox

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Working With Fairies
by Anna Franklin

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Seeing the Dead, Talking with Spirits
by Alexandra Leclere

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March 29, 2006

Inner Journeys: Explorations of the Soul by Dr. G. Michael VaseyInner Journeys: Explorations of the Soul
By Dr. G. Michael Vasey
Publisher: Thoth Publications (December 2005)
Pages: 100 - Price: $14.99

Interview by Jeff Belanger - info@ghostvillage.com
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In Inner Journeys, Dr. G. Michael Vasey shares how the study of the occult, meditation, and his deeper self has enriched his life. Vasey offers a path the reader can follow for getting in contact with their own spirit guides. Ghostvillage.com caught up with Dr. Vasey to ask him about his life and the new book.

Was there a single event in your life that stirred your curiosity in the occult?

There really wasnít a single event so-to-speak. In fact, it is difficult for me to pinpoint the moment when I became interested since I have been fascinated by the whole subject from the earliest age that I can recall. When you grow up seeing things -- they are just there -- you assume that they are there for everyone else too. 

Perhaps the moment I truly became curious was when I realized that others did not necessarily share my experiences and visions and that was a difficult moment because other peopleís reactions are often hostile -- especially when you are all children. This occurs at a certain age -- around your early teens -- because up until that point, it is put down to simply having a vivid imagination!

In your first chapter you mention the problem mainstream society has with the word "occult." What is your definition of the word and do you think we're making any headway in a better understanding of these esoteric mysteries?

The word ďoccultĒ simply means ďhidden.Ē An alternative word to use might be ďarcane.Ē Words often get hijacked and frankly the word "occult" has been hijacked by Hollywood and the Church. You know there are actually sites on the Web that purport to show ďoccultĒ symbols and their true meaning and there one can find out that the pentagram is a satanic symbol along with almost every other symbol you ever thought of. Actually, the pentagram is simply a five-pointed star and has no meaning other than the one you chose to give it. Itís the same with the word occult -- to me it just means that I have to dig deep within myself for knowledge -- knowledge that is normally hidden to my conscious mind. 

Unfortunately, I think the world is moving in two opposite directions at once. On the one hand, there are a lot more open minded and inquisitive people out there and on the other there are a growing number of closed minded people too. I think it is unfortunate that some people who subscribe to certain religions canít limit their beliefs to themselves but feel it necessary to impose their beliefs on all of us too.

You were raised in England but now live in the United States. Do you see a difference in how Europeans perceive this subject compared to Americans?

Absolutely! I think Europe being an older and more established society is much more at ease with itself than the US. Believe it or not, the home of free speech is the UK -- I can say whatever I want there but you have to be careful here -- especially in the south! Many of the schools and traditions that are used today by occultists originate in Europe and the UK -- for example the Golden Dawn which spawned a number of other groups such as the Fraternity of the Inner Light which in turn spawned the Servants of the Light -- the school I studied with. There is more tradition and tolerance for these things in Europe and there are much fewer fundamental religious types too. 

Delving inward through meditation is an extremely personal and intimate experience. What compelled you to share it in your book, Inner Journeys?

I was told to, otherwise I probably would have kept it to myself. The voice told me to write and I said, "Write what?" It said, "Write a book." I was a bit puzzled myself but it showed me what to write about and so I did. Most of the writing was done following a meditation session and it was almost automatic since you are still in a higher state of mind. As I wrote I realized that no one had written a book quite like this before -- a personal account of studying with an occult school and the impact that it had on your life and inner make up. To work effectively it had to be honest. After all, studying the occult is to look at yourself and through a systematic and on-going process to work on changing yourself for the better. The book had to show that process and had to provide a starting point and an ending point in my inner development.

Your spirit guide, Asteroth, seems to play a significant role in your life. Do all of us have a spirit guide? What can we gain by making contact with our guide?

Asteroth was an inner voice that spoke to me and had a certain visual form in my mind. She has gone now and the reason she has gone is that she was a part of my own inner make up. This is why I say studying occult methods is very much the same as self-psychology. She was a part of myself that needed to be assimilated and in the process I become more whole and more harmonized. In that respect, everyone has access to the inner voice they just have to be still and quiet enough to hear it. If you hear that voice and can cultivate it you will find that it knows all the answers. The answers are inside of us but most people rush around seeking answers outside themselves in this illusionary world. To hear that voice you have to open yourself to it and the "ego" doesnít like you to know the truth about yourself!

Is there any danger in exploring the occult through meditation and the other methods you mention in your book?

There can be. That is why studying with an established and bona fide school like the Servants of the Light (SOL) would be my recommended way to go about it. It gradually exposes you to methods through time avoiding a shock to the system. The danger is in going too far too soon and not being able to handle mentally what you find within your inner landscapes. This is why schools like the SOL warn students to stay away from drug induced states of different reality because thatís like being thrown in the ocean before you have learned to swim. You might be okay, but you may also drown. 

The biggest challenge I had to overcome was that many of my existing beliefs -- the foundations I had built myself on -- were challenged over the course of the 5-year study. You go through all kinds of stages with that, such as denial, anger, disbelief, etc. and finally acceptance. Itís only in going through those experiences that you can become more of who you truly are and what you have the potential to be -- and thatís Magic literally.

What does your family think of your spiritual practices? Have they begun to explore these deeper mysteries for themselves or do they simply think dad is "weird?"

They accept me for who I am and they donít know any different. My eldest son is in college and he is certainly interested but hasnít yet taken any steps to follow in my footsteps. Nor would I want him to. I think you need to have a good deal of life experience behind you to really benefit from this approach. He certainly isnít embarrassed by it though since he has been telling his friends to read his Dadís book!

What do you want your readers to take away from Inner Journeys?

That magick and the occult are not to be feared. Magick is the process of getting to know yourself and, by changing who you are, you change the outer world too -- itís ďpositive thinkingĒ but with a much deeper and more long lasting effect -- and it takes longer to perfect as a result. You create your own reality and we are all one. All inter-connected. That one interconnected consciousness is constantly creating the world we see and it is what we might call "God." In that sense, we are all sparks of the one Fire. My story will hopefully encourage others to take a similar journey and for those already on that journey, it provides something they can relate to. 

What's the first music album you ever bought and where is it now?

Interesting question! It was a compilation album of T.Rex songs, I believe. T. Rex were never as big in the US as they were elsewhere in the world for some reason but Marc Bolanís (singer, guitarist, songwriter in T.Rex) songs are actually used in a lot of TV commercials these days! Bolan was a fascinating person -- he was built a bit like a Hobbit and he claimed to have studied with a Wizard in Paris! I still have most of their CDís today.


You can visit Dr. G. Michael Vasey's Web site at: www.asterothsdomain.com

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