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Wake Up: A Documentary

Wake Up: A Documentary

This episode we’ll be talking about Wake Up a documentary by Jonas Elrod. Jonas was a (arguably) normal guy until he suddenly started seeing angels and demons, hearing people’s thoughts and having precognitive visions. The angels, or maybe the demons, urged him to tell the […]

Astrology

Astrology

In this episode Rebecca plans to ruin Cat’s day by convincing her astrology isn’t a super-reliable method for seeing the future. We look at our astrological charts to see how accurate and useful we find them and test if Rebecca’s partner can guess who’s is […]

Wicca

Wicca

Yuletide greetings to our skeptical and not-so-skeptical listeners!

We just got home from a Winter Solstice celebration, so this episode we will be pouring ourselves some mulled wine and mulling over the topic of Wicca. Give us a break- tis the season for terrible puns.

Rebecca’s an ex-witch and Cat’s maybe on the verge of joining her local coven. We discuss the history of Wicca, what it means to be a practicing witch today and if it’s possible to be an atheist witch.

Exploring esoteric, paranormal and spiritual topics from two completely different perspectives it’s The Seeker and The Skeptic.

Earth Magic: A Dianic Book of Shadows, Marion Weinstein.

A Witches Bible: The Complete Witches Handbook, Stewart and Janet Farrar.

The Triumph of The Moon: A History of Modern Pagan Witchcraft, Ronald Hutton.

Religion for Atheists: A Non-Believers Guide to the Uses of Religion, Alain de Botton.

Maeshowe chambered Cairn

Santa Claus is Pagan Too Performed by Emerald Rose (our intro clip)

Jordan Peterson: Benevolent King or Sneaky Ideologue?

Jordan Peterson: Benevolent King or Sneaky Ideologue?

Cat was invited to a book club discussion of Jordan Peterson’s best selling 12 Rules for Life and Rebecca tagged along hoping for drama. This episode we’ll be taking about what we and the other book club members made of the book and continuing a […]

The Skeptic

The Skeptic

In this episode Cat interviews Rebecca, The Skeptic. Rebecca explains what being a skeptic means to her and why she is passionate about spreading ‘the good news’ of reason and compassion. Cat digs into Rebecca’s past and they talk about her previous life as a […]

The Seeker

The Seeker

In this episode Rebecca interviews Cat, The Seeker.

Cat explains what being a Seeker means to her and how she became interested in the spiritual and esoteric topics we discuss on the show. Rebecca grills Cat about growing up Catholic and how it did, or didn’t influence her worldview.

We talk about why we decided to start our podcast and how excited we both are to talk to someone with a different approach to the world who shares our sense of humour and is able to handle respectful disagreement and (hopefully good-natured) teasing.

Exploring esoteric, paranormal and spiritual topics from two completely different perspectives it’s The Seeker and The Skeptic.

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Glastonbury (Part 3) Maitreya and his Pyramids

Glastonbury (Part 3) Maitreya and his Pyramids

This episode we are talking about our experiences at Buddha Maitreya The Christ’s Soul Therapy Meditation Centre where we meditated in pyramids and almost joined a cult… Exploring esoteric, paranormal and spiritual topics from two completely different perspectives it’s The Seeker and The Skeptic. Links […]

Glastonbury (Part 2) Channeling Angels and Aliens

Glastonbury (Part 2) Channeling Angels and Aliens

In this episode Cat and Rebecca discuss their first angelic and their first extraterrestrial encounter, it was quite an evening. We saw an advertisement for a Pleiadian Healing Session with Michiel Kroon in the Miracles Room and couldn’t resist. This was Rebecca’s first experience with […]

Glastonbury (Part 1) Myths and Ley Lines

Glastonbury (Part 1) Myths and Ley Lines

This Episode Cat and Rebecca are just back from a weekend in Glastonbury a town in the South West of England renowned for its Arthurian Legends, Ley Lines and New Agey population.

We discuss the myths and legends we learned about on a tour of Glastonbury’s spiritual hot-spots and if they are supported by historical evidence. Then we relate our experiences of standing at Glastonbury Tor where several powerful ley lines cross and try to figure out what these mysterious energy channels are and how to find them.

Exploring esoteric, paranormal and spiritual topics from two completely different perspectives it’s The Seeker and The Skeptic.

Links mentioned:

Wikipedia’s list of about 170 prehistoric structures in Great Britain. 

British Religion in Numbers (article cites number of churches in the UK at 50,700 as of a census in 2015) 

The Ley Hunters Manual: A Guide to Early Tracks Alfred Watkins

Early British Trackways, Moats, Mounds, Camps and Sites. Alfred Watkins

Ley Line Locator 

Ley Lines marked by the remains of ancient Woolworths stores 

New Light on the Ancient Mystery of Glastonbury John Michell 

Divine Light Tour 

Breathwork

Breathwork

In this (our first) episode Cat and Rebecca talk about their experience trying Holotropic Breathing a practice in which you breathe weird until your carbon-dioxide deprived brain produces visions. We dance, writhe around on the floor and wave our spirit fingers at the other hippies […]