Episode 74: “The Witch-Hunter King” With Dana Schwartz

For better or worse, Witches LOVE royals (for some reason). Dana Schwartz of the popular Noble Blood Podcast joins us to discuss James VI, the king who started a Witch hunt because of a travel delay during his honeymoon, and how it may have influenced MacBeth, another Witch fav! We also discuss the captivation of royals’ stories and the evolution of Witch hunts. Digressions include Dolly Parton, Elvira, Tori Amos and Kanani’s (sort of) review of Wandavision. A listener may have experience an apparition of Hekate. How can they know if what they experienced was real? Extended, ad-free episode on Patreon.
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Our Guest Today

Dana Schwartz is the creator and host of the number one-charting podcast Noble Blood from iHeartRadio, which tells the stories of fascinating royals from history. She’s the author of three books, and the fourth is coming out next year. She’s written for the Marvel series She-Hulk and an upcoming Disney+ project.

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