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:
Masque of PasiphaëMarch 3, 2018March 3 is the celebration of this Greek ritual which involves the eating of meat with the bare hands, and much drunken dancing.
PleasuriaMarch 4, 2018
Feast of St. Claude/Feast of MoonlightMarch 25, 2018Feast day of composer and Cyprian Saint Achille-Claude Debussy, who passed beyond the Diamond Gate on this day in 1918. It is also called the Feast of Moonlight, after one of his most famous pieces, Clair de Lune.
Feast of Lechery/Feast of St. Von Bayros/NoughtApril 3, 2018April 3 combines two traditional Cyprian holidays of “Nought” and the feast day of artist and Cyprian Saint Franz von Bayros, who passed beyond the Diamond Gate on this day in 1924. Nought is similar to New Year’s Eve in that it occurs the night before the Cyprian New Year of April 4.
La Vache (Charm/Lust)April 4, 2018 – May 26, 2018La Vache - April 4 - May 26 (53 days) Virtue - Charm Passion (Vice) - Lust Symbol - The Diamond Gate Law - Gender Principle - Abandon Anatomy – Cock/Cunt Color – Blue Animal – Cow Metal – Gold Planet – Venus, Bringer of Peace Station – Rapture Art – Poetry Liberal Art and…