Some hoard the secrets that are known only to initiates. Others realize that most people don’t care about obscure knowledge. It is often more satisfying to offer recondite studies, and experience the rare pleasure that comes when another soul expresses interest and joins in the delving. This page is an invitation to delve into my esoterica, and to make it yours.

The material connected to this page will gradually grow in complexity. Check back often to see it develop, and to watch mysteries unfurl.

Years ago, I began studying the reign of John XXII, an Avignon Pope (1316-1334). The First Inquiry takes us to the beginning of his reign, and the attempt of a bishop to assassinate the Pope using witchcraft and poison.

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