Monday, November 9, 2009

Profile: Anton LaVey

My (admittedly) limited knowledge of LaVeyan Satanism comes from the year I spent in a Satanic cult in the late 90s. I wasn't so much searching for myself as I had an undying thirst for goat's blood and...

OK, no. Actually my (admittedly) limited knowledge comes from the novel Sway, by Zachary Lazar, in which Satanism is a bit of a leitmotif throughout. It's a good book and I'd include it in JONJ recommends, except there are no Jews in it (for the record, I'd probably give it 4 stars).

In any case, the LaVey suggestion comes from Hubert in Paris. Sacre bleu! Who knew we had such an international readership?


  1. You're right....a better one for profile 666 than Rod Serling.

  2. you have a more international readership thant that, for instance, I'm Romanian