... From an occultist point of view, the most interesting item is probaby Varo's letter to Gerald Gardner. She begins by telling him that she and her friend Leonora Carrington have been reading his book, and that she would like to begin a correspondence with him ...
The sign of Osiris slain? I should cocoa.
There is nothing inside me that resists me. Reality is not what it seems. This book would not exist except for the language of mathematics, and its characters are triangles, circles, and other geometrical figures, without which it is impossible to understand a word of it. Stripped of all myth, the appeal of the imaginary … Continue reading The Eternal Palindrome
A response to Alain Joubert’s “Cartes sur table: adresse aux surréalistes”, the opening essay in What Will Be Cover design copyright of Brumes Blondes Alain Joubert thinks that Surrealism is at risk of falling into obsolescence. He may or may not be right about that. In this time of global revolt and unprecedented repression, is … Continue reading Open/Closed
Primitive social organisation, before the advent of religion, private property or the state, was a form of communism in which humans lived in harmony with the Earth and regarded animals as siblings. The earliest human societies thought analogically. The thought of primitive peoples is non-directed and connected to the pleasure principle. Primitive … Continue reading Anthropomancy