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Chpater 5.3 Imagination

In the view of early modern natural philosophers, nature used a magical mechanism to influence man, literally impressing its (her) seal upon him. They named it imagination (Latin: … 435 more words

Magic Of Nature: On The Mystery Of Healing

Chapter 5.4 Effluvia: Magical outflow

In early modern folk medicine and especially veterinary medicine, magical practices were quite usual. They were mostly criminalized as pagan remnants by Christian authorities. So, the Merseburg incantations ( 282 more words

Magic Of Nature: On The Mystery Of Healing


When I put my antennae up and asked for the guidance of Bee during these trying times, I received a message.  This is my attempt at translating that message into words.  251 more words


Monet Refuses the Operation by Lisel Mueller

Doctor, you say there are no haloes

around the streetlights in Paris

and what I see is an aberration

caused by old age, an affliction. 266 more words


The Calling of St. Matthew

Then it slammed into him –it was about
nothing else but that one tiny moment,
wrapped in light, the breathless time
when everything pauses, turns, slips. 57 more words


Prayer By Gloria Fuertes

You are here on earth, our Father,
for I see you in the pine needle,
in the blue torso of the worker,
in the small girl who embroiders… 183 more words


The power of the word - whisperers

I am saddened that the ancient healing tradition of whispering is said to be dying out, yet there is a hope within me that it will live on through some young people willing to carry it through to the future. 123 more words

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