Franky Vivid is a poet and burlesque producer from Chicago. He is married to burlesque star Michelle L’amour, with whom he co-founded the international literary salon Naked Girls Reading in 2009. For four years he was the curator of the Everleigh Social Club in Chicago, an experiment in using Cyprianism to inform the operation of a private arts club. Vivid is a Freemasonic Knight Templar and founder of Paradise Garden #7. For more on Cyprianism and a continuing discussion about elements of The Seed and its underlying Philosophy and Practice, visit him at www.cyprianism.com.
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For upcoming dates on the Cyprian Calendar, see below:
Feast of St. PaulineJanuary 26, 2018Feast day of operatic soprano, biographer and Cyprian Saint Wilhelmine Schröder-Devrient, who passed beyond the Diamond Gate on this day in 1860. It is called the Feast of St. Pauline because of the title of her erotic memoirs, Pauline the Prima Donna, a sacred text of Cyprianism.
PleasuriaFebruary 4, 2018
Le Cochon (Grace/Gluttony)February 11, 2018 – April 3, 2018Le Cochon - February 11 - April 3 (52 days, 53 during Leap Year) Virtue - Grace Passion (Vice) - Gluttony Symbol - The Ballerina Law - The Source Principle - Hunger Anatomy – Mouth Color – Orange Animal – Pig Metal – Silver Planet – Uranus, the Magician Station – Seduction Art – Dancing…
Feast of ErosFebruary 14, 2018
Feast of St. Audrey/Feast of the Setting SunFebruary 20, 2018Feast day of model, actress and Cyprian Saint Audrey Munson, who passed beyond the Diamond Gate on this day in 1996. It is also called the Feast of the Setting Sun after a sculpture by Adolph Alexander Weinman called The Fountain of the Setting Sun for which St. Audrey was the model. The sculpture was…