Gerina Dunwich is a High Priestess of the Old Religion, a professional astrologer and Tarot reader, and an ordained minister of the Universal Life Church, a nondenominational religious organization. She has edited and published Golden Isis, a pagan literary journal, since 1980, and she is the founder of both the Pagan Poets Society and the Wheel of Wisdom School. An occult historian, Ms. Dunwich's varied interests include divination, mythology, herblore, paranormal phenomena, sex-magic, music, and poetry. The author of more than twenty books on Paganism and witchcraft, she lives with her Gemini soul mate and their black cat, Salem. Not surprisingly, Halloween is her favorite night of the year.