Synchronicity Cluster: Danger Bridge

      for Steve Ray, who inspired me to think critically about generating and presenting synchronicities; and for Greg Bishop, who believed in me - but not too much.   My faithful readers will be aware that I’ve been interested in performing ‘synchronicity experiments’ for decades now - using attention and will in order … Continue reading Synchronicity Cluster: Danger Bridge

The Cat with Faculty X

  “Faculty X: A latent, ineffable power of the human mind and soul to reach beyond itself, literally and figuratively.”  J. F. Martel reads Colin Wilson’s definition of Faculty X in the latest Weird Studies podcast, which looks at Wilson’s 1971 history of the occult and manifesto on human potential “The Occult”.   I cannot … Continue reading The Cat with Faculty X

A Path With Heart: Sex, Eros and Mystical Union with the Divine featuring WHAM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ealdSVH6ez4&feature=youtu.be   ***We discuss sexual violence towards children in this video, please be aware before listening*** Guest WHAM discusses her personal journey and the erotic relationship with All That Is. We discuss integrating sexual violence through spiritual practice and creating a strong social/practical life; initiation through nature; indigenous views of the balance of spiritual and … Continue reading A Path With Heart: Sex, Eros and Mystical Union with the Divine featuring WHAM

UFOs, Mushrooms, Mandalas: The Aesthetics of Charisma

"Don't Eat UFO Off the Sidewalk" by David B. Metcalfe - see more of his work here   The idea and function of charisma weaves in and out of the paranormal and other liminal elements of society (cults being a big example). I address pure Weber-style charismatic authority in my previous post "Atlas Charisma", but … Continue reading UFOs, Mushrooms, Mandalas: The Aesthetics of Charisma