Summary: We break out the smells and bells to chat with two delightful folk Catholic magicians: Fonzie and Ryan from The Red Text podcast! We talk about pathways into folk Christian-type magic, engaging in “good” heresy, Filipino spirits mingling with Mary, seeing folk magic as a Queer practice, and much more!
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Thanks to Fonzie and Ryan for joining us this time! You should absolutely check out their podcast, The Red Text, for more on Catholic folk magic, witchcraft, and much more!
You can find Fonzie at her/his/their Instagram: @witchilumicente
You can find Ryan at their/her/his Instagram: @themestizomystic
We also mention Olivia, The Witch of Wanderlust, quite a bit, so check out their YouTube channel, too. Some other recommended follows are @banexbramble @witchofsouthernlight @tarotexegete and @chaoticwitchaunt.
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