from Bali

“There are countless stories and incidents, not least of which was having to wear mirrored sunglasses to court when I was involved in a big land dispute some years back. The reason being was that the opposition had hired several practitioners of the black arts to put spells on me, convinced that this would win them the case. In order for this to happen, the dukuns have to be able to lock eyes with their subject…”

– This text appears in Spike #58. You can buy it in our online shop –