Category Archives: Mythical and mysterious

Tarot #28: II The Priestess, illumination of reality beyond the senses

She sends luminous visions never seen but glimpsed inchoate and parallax from the edges of reality reflected in a distorting parabola but whole and detailed and viewed only askance by chance when the mind is wide open, in a vision … Continue reading

Posted in Abstraction, All part of the process, Being Human, capturing light, Dreamtime, mindworks, my mystic toolbox, Mythical and mysterious, Other peoples words, poetry, thinking in words, visions from the dark side | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tarot #13: XVI The Tower, break on through to the Other Side

Break down the fortress of thine individual Self, that thy Truth may spring free from the ruins. Aleister Crowley, The Book of Thoth The Eye of Shiva is Upon You     You have the power to break through imprisoning … Continue reading

Posted in All part of the process, change, Chaos and Order, delusions of progress, make your own world, mindworks, music, my mystic toolbox, Mythical and mysterious, nature, Other peoples words, philosophy, poetry, Singing, visions from the dark side | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

a few short bits with little Einstein on the side.

I 2 sentence story inspired by Edgar Allan Poe Persistent furtive tapping, echoing up from the eternally dark basement, drew me down into the abyssal dankness. Now I wander lost in this subterranean vault, haunted by the unceasing touch of … Continue reading

Posted in Check this out, Fiction, hidden places, mindworks, Mythical and mysterious, Other peoples words, thinking in words, visions from the dark side | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Two Little Notes, A Fictional Concept and A Dream

I am not sure where these two little thoughts came from, but they were written in my notebook by me. You can never go boldly into the land the land of gods: you must slide in unnoticed or fall in … Continue reading

Posted in dangerous creatures, Dreamtime, Fiction, mindworks, Mythical and mysterious, Telling Stories, thinking in words | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Awakening

Who is here with me? My mother and a dark brown man. (I am writing this from the past.) the dark man is not a man, but a statue, just outside the limits of wood. My mother is made of … Continue reading

Posted in Dreamtime, mindworks, Mythical and mysterious, poetry, time travel, visions from the dark side | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

They Will Rock Us to Sleep in Their Cold Arms and Eat Our Brains for Breakfast.

Why are there so many movies and stories about vampires and zombies in the last twenty or thirty years? As if people have lost their faith in an afterlife except for some corporeal form, but don’t want to struggle with … Continue reading

Posted in All part of the process, Dreamtime, Geographies of Death, mindworks, Mythical and mysterious, Telling Stories, thinking in words | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Summer Thoughts and Dreams: July 2010

Journal Entry: 7/2 Human contact has always been a mixed experience for me. I am often left with the feeling that I should’ve done something differently or I should be different somehow. At my last job I came as close … Continue reading

Posted in can't really complain but, change, developing relationships, discovery and recovery, Dreamtime, Mexico, mindworks, my life, Mythical and mysterious, personal history, poetry, Questions and riddles, summer, Telling Stories, thinking in words, visions from the dark side, Wacky World, Walking, winter, working world | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment