Mortellus is a lineaged Third Degree Gardnerian High Priestex of the Long Island Line. Presently busy at work on a third book for Llewellyn Worldwide, the first, “Do I Have To Wear Black? Rituals, Customs & Funerary Etiquette for Modern Pagans,” hit the shelves February 8, 2021, and their second “The Bones Fall in a Spiral” arrives in September of 2022. In addition to their role as High Priestex, Lady Mortellus is a Mortician and holds degrees in Design, Education, Fine Arts, and Mortuary Sciences. Their areas of expertise include necromancy, necrobotany, mediumship, and the funerary rites of minority faith groups. Currently residing in Western North Carolina on three acres that doubles as the Covenstead for the Coven of Leaves with their spouse, adult child, AMAB/AFAB twins, and dog; generally wishing there was more time in the day for hiding in the studio and playing with clay.
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