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Manifesto For A New Adventure
“Those who do not move, do not notice their chains.” ― Rosa Luxemburg
“Don’t get caught up in the spectacle of opposition. Oppose the spectacle.” “Those who lack imagination cannot imagine what is lacking.” – Situationist graffiti
“When an inner situation is not made conscious, it appears outside as fate”. – C. G. Jung
“Why should you study and practice Magick? Because you can’t help doing it, and you had better do it well than badly.”” — Aleister Crowley, Magick Without Tears
“I believe that magic is art and that art, whether it be writing, music, sculpture, or any other form is literally magic. Art is, like magic, the science of manipulating symbols, words, or images, to achieve changes in consciousness.” – Alan Moore
The Adventure of Modernity
We are entering an era of exponential change, as noted by many, and as such it is impossible to predict what the outcome will be. The consumerist entrancement whose spell has claimed the lives and souls of the majority of humanity will be broken, simply because no-one can remain asleep forever. The only question is to how the awakening will occur, whether it is suddenly, as suggested by the spiritual teacher Barry Long; that the nuclear bombs will eventually be detonated and shock humanity out of its slumber1.
“It takes courage to endure the sharp pains of self discovery, rather than choose to take the dull pain of unconsciousness that...
A national flag is just a placeholder for the empty space where one’s own ethical consciousness ought to be.
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If you prefer smoke over fire
then get up now and leave.
For I do not intend to perfume
your mind’s clothing
with more s...
“There is no urgency. Summer does not rush towards autumn. One tiny blade of grass is not trying to grow faster than its neighbo...
“Once we stop buying a thought, any thought, we rob it of its potency. We see the lie and so the lie ceases to have any power be...