Caleb Wiles Magic Blog

I started blogging about magic back in 2006. It’s hard to imagine it’s been that long! For the most part, I have reviewed magic products. As you can imagine, my tastes and thoughts have matured over the years, so it’s likely that if I reviewed some of these products again, I might feel differently about them. However, these posts are …

New Genii Magazine Column

Some of you may have seen Richard Kaufman announce in the most recent issue of Genii magazine that I will be joining the staff as a columnist. I’m very excited to be a part of this great magazine with a 75+ year tradition. The columns should begin appearing later this year. I’ve planned some really cool things I’ll be sharing …

Magic Trick Review: Shadow Thief by Bizarro

This is a short and sweet review of a brand new product from Vanishing Inc. Shadow Thief is the brainchild of Bizarro that introduces a practical, easy-to-do method of manipulating a shadow. Here’s the breakdown of one version of the effect. Two cards are selected and lost in the deck. The magician removes his cell phone. holds it face down, …

Glenn Morphew’s Homing Card

I thought I posted this awhile ago, but I guess it got lost in the shuffle. Last year, I attended a Christmas party at Midwest Magic in Franklin Park, IL. I had a great time and got to see Marshall Brodien, David Parr, Tim Felix, Tom Dobrowolski, and more. I also met Glenn Morphew for the first time. What a …