Reading fiction doesn’t help us escape the world.

It helps us live in it.

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We condemn J.K. Rowling’s transphobia.

Harry Potter and the Sacred Text supports all gender identities. Read more about our values here.

HPST Announcements

Not Sorry C.A.M.P. (June 9 – June 11th 2023)

We’ll be gathering for 48 hours in Monticello, New York to eat meals together, have live shows together, sing together, play together, and have workshops on topics from sacred reading practices to song-writing. 10% off registration through January 31st, 2023!

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Emily Dickinson Pilgrimage & More

Through our sibling company Common Ground Pilgrimages, Vanessa will be faculty for an Emily Dickson Pilgrimage to Amherst, MA from July 14-17th. We have two more pilgrimages to launch this year, including one we think HPST listeners might be very excited about. If you want to be among the first to hear about those and register, sign up for the Common Ground newsletter.

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Series 1

In the premiere episode, Casper and Vanessa talk about why they are starting this project.

Series 2

With new co-host Matt Potts. Matt and Vanessa discuss, “How do we react to frustration productively?”

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