Dion Fortune born Violet Mary Firth (6 December 1890 – 8 January 1946), was an occultist, author, psychologist, teacher, artist, and mystic. Schooled in Western Esotericism, she was influential in the modern revival of the magical arts. She was also a prolific writer of the supernatural & the occult in novels & non-fiction books. As a psychologist, she approached magic & hermetic concepts from the perspectives of Jung & Freud. Known to those in her inner circle as DF.