About: Kenneth McKrish

Kenneth is a philosopher as well as the founder of Free-Spirited Mind. He specializes in modernized spellcraft and other forms of occultism, and bears no responsibility based upon what is done with the methodologies depicted in his articles.


Recent Posts by Kenneth McKrish

Dec 28

How To: Create Holy Water

Holy water is made from sal salis. To learn how to make this, please refer to my article on How To: Create Alchemical Planetary Tinctures. It is used in consecration, purification, and in rituals. This is a six-step process once the sal salis has been created. Step 1. Place a glass of spring or filtered rainwater on your altar. […]

Dec 26

The Seven Lords and Their Plants

This article is meant to serve as a reference for the seven lords, their days, and the plants they rule. So, without further ado the seven lords and their plants. The Sun The Sun rules Sunday. Its plants are as follows: Rosemary, Chamomile, Cinnamon, Clove, Eyebright, Ginger, St. John’s Wort, Acacia tree seeds and resin, Angelica, […]

Dec 24

How To: Create Alchemical Planetary Tinctures

Planetary Tinctures

Today we’re going to be creating some planetary tinctures. There are three stages to this process, with multiple steps within each. This is a part of the lesser work (using plants). So, without further ado, a tutorial on creating planetary tinctures. Stage One: Extracting Sal Salis Extracting Sal Salis, otherwise known as ‘salt of the […]

Dec 21

Dew and its Place in Alchemy

dew in alchemy

What is Dew? Have you ever walked on grass in the morning after a cool night and it was wet when it had not rained? The water you see and feel is called dew. Dew is water droplets that form on cool surfaces at night, meaning it can form on any surface that is cool; […]

Sep 26

Numerology Number 1

Number one has a very special place in numerology. As with all other numbers in this system, its appearance relates to its meaning; tall and prideful, setting firmly on the ground. The number one is the most masculine symbol in numerology; it is prideful, confident, and aggressive. It is the number of beginnings and of […]

Aug 29

Advanced Sigil Magick

In my previous article on How To: Perform Sigil Magick, I described the basic technique of utilizing the art of sigilization in order to bring the will into the physical realm, but there has to be a simpler method of sigilization that produces the same results, right? To begin, unlike taking the willed statement and crossing […]

Jul 19

Why Satanism?

One of the most common questions people (especially reverends) of any faith are asked by others who are so-called ‘religion-shopping’ is the question, “Why should I believe what you have to say?” With religions such as the Judeo-Christian-Islamic ones the answer nine times out of ten is, “So you don’t burn for all of eternity!” […]

Jul 18

Christianity and the Enslavement of Mankind

Without a shadow of a doubt, Christianity is the world’s most popular religion. We will get to the reason why momentarily, but to begin, let’s analyze a few common observations regarding the followers of this faith and the religion as a whole. To begin, anybody with an open mind, Christian or not, can easily see […]


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