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Recently it struck me that in the modern, gridded city, you are probably never more than three hundred feet from a crossroads at any time.

But could you go down the block on a quiet midnight and call up one of the assorted deities you contact at a crossroads? Will any one do or do you have to find the *right* crossroads to invoke Hecate or Lucifer or whoever?

The obvious answer is, of course, to get off my lazy ass and start experimenting, with the occasional control ritual practiced as far away from a crossroads as you can manage. But, well, lazy.


They have to be abandoned at the time of the summoning, and in a city setting, that's just plain difficult.

Also, the increase in the homeless and buskers have really dragged the crossroad demon numbers down...



I would think you'd get better results from an interstate crossroads out in BFE. Fits the thematic and memetic weight of "the crossroads" better than a city street intersection.


I wonder if old-internet style web-portals qualified as digital crossroads.