The Spear Point- by Matthew K. Johnson

Matthew K Johnson
Musings on psyche, spirit, mystery, science, philosophy and magic.
Created 12 Jul 2021
  • Firewalking with Luxa
    15 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read
    I had the honor recently of being a guest on Luxa Strata’s excellent Lux Occult Podcast. Lux Occult Ep. 34: The Devil and The Magician Luxa always does such an amazing job with this show, and I really...
  • Oh hey. You still there?
    28 Oct 2021 • 1 min read
    Hey Fam. It’s been awhile. The last couple months have been particularly challenging for me (and certainly not for me alone. It seems many of us are experiencing “higher than normal call volume” from ...
  • On Telling the Devil to Shut Up.
    01 Sep 2021 • 7 min read
    Arcanum 15: The Devil from the Rider-Waite Smith Tarot “They say the Devil is paranoid Always tryin’ to cover” -Queens of the Stone Age, “God is in the Radio.” “We are good at camouflaging our bondage...
  • Spear Point Bonus Edition #1
    25 Aug 2021 • 7 min read
    Since I was late getting last week’s letter out I wanted to get back on track with a little extra somethin’ somethin’ for you. My note-taking system has improved drastically in the last couple of year...
  • It's Clobberin' Time
    24 Aug 2021 • 6 min read
    CM Punk just came back to pro-wrestling after seven years away from the game. Here is how the moment unfolds: A sold out crowd at the United Center in his hometown of Chicago, IL loudly chants his nam...
  • Prudent Future Actions
    11 Aug 2021 • 4 min read
    There are some real dangers in writing about the sort of topics we talk about here. When we are concerned with matters of the psyche, spirit, soul and mind we come dangerously close to touching on mat...
  • Two Varieties of Knights
    04 Aug 2021 • 6 min read • 1 0
    Self-worth, self-love, self-respect. We use these words a lot, and often interchangeably, but rarely consider them to any great degree. Almost universally, we speak of them as qualities people “should...
  • Billows of Smoke
    28 Jul 2021 • 6 min read • 2 2
    “I will show wonders in the heavens above and signs on the earth below, blood and fire and billows of smoke.” Acts 2:19 As I write this there’s an orange haze across the sky, obscuring the view of the...
  • Firm Persuasions
    21 Jul 2021 • 5 min read • 2 0
    Writing a post announcing that you’re starting a newsletter and then writing a post to start that newsletter are apparently different kettles of fish. The thrill of seeing your friends, acquaintances ...
  • Welcome to The Spear Point
    14 Jul 2021 • 2 min read • 2 7
    Welcome to the first edition of the Spear Point Newsletter! It’s been on my mind to do something like this for awhile, but an encouraging conversation with my friend Bob Doto ( IG @newoldtraditions) f...
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