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Ghosts Of Wit: A Grimoire For The Apocalypse

Happy holidays my lovelies! Well – I’m about to start mine anyway and I hope you all have splendiferously spectacular things planned as well!

Knowledge should be free – and so should fun! – so I’ve made my Grimoire For The Apocalypse available as a free PDF just in time for Crimbo.

It’s a rainy day activity book for bored magicians in lockdown full of playful stuff that works but is also fun and subversive.

And it includes a bonus short story: a tongue- in – cheek Magician’s Journey crammed full of Easter eggs which, if you find them all, give a lil potted history of magic (well, westish magic anyway!)

It’s licenced under Creative Commons so it’s fine to share as well. Or if you prefer paperback I’ve set the price at print-cost. (Which imho is still horrendously expensive!)

Happy festive wishes however you celebrate the season, and if you are in lockdown I hope this helps while away some dull hours and bring a few giggles to alleviate the stress.

You can download the free pdf here:

Or get the paperback at print-cost here:

BLURB:

It’s Bagatelle. There’s a Wreck in The Zone. This is not part of The Plan. But you are, and your instructions are simple – DESTROY THIS BOOK.

Ghosts of Wit is an interactive cybertext. A bizarre Easter Egg hunt through a twisted Wonderland in the company of dead poets, sinister psychopomps, sentient tarot cards and a mysterious cat with a fiddle.

Is there life after Porridge? Who is Mary? What does it mean to Tread Well in life? Who started the fire? Why does the old man smile? And would you like a bacon sandwich? Are just some of the questions this book will not attempt to answer. However if you already know the answers, then jump on your camel and join the hunt for the book that doesn’t exist… just beware of the white rabbits along the way…

5 responses

  1. Happy Holidays to you and your beloveds my precious one! 🎄I wish you a verily merrily time. ❤️Thank you!❤️ xxxxxxxxxx

    Liked by 1 person

    December 17, 2020 at 3:09 am

    • Penny Blake

      And to you my lovely one! Have an utterly magical time! xxxxxxxxxxx

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      December 18, 2020 at 2:03 pm

      • Aww…thank you my scrumptious…I wish you fantastical festivities too. And thank you truly muchalots for sharing Ghosts of With with us ❤️❤️❤️❤️ xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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        December 18, 2020 at 7:56 pm

  2. Reblogged this on Druid Life and commented:
    Penny Blake books are always well worth a read…

    Liked by 1 person

    December 18, 2020 at 10:33 am

    • Penny Blake

      Thankyou my lovely! xxx

      Liked by 1 person

      December 18, 2020 at 2:02 pm

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