Monthly Archives: July 2013

A Mystical Machismo Has Invaded Spiritual Thinking: Whereas Surrender Spiritualities, Believing in Ultimate Goodness, See Controlling as the Problem

Patriarchal Cultures Carry Their Advance and Conquer Tactics Into the Inner World: Correcting the “Civilized” Ego … Stormy Path to Self, Part Four — Control Versus Surrender Spirituality Is Self-Actualization Not Ego-Actualization What people like White and Wilber simply do … Continue reading

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Crop Circles, UFOs, and the First Fall from Grace in Nature: Are Crop Circles Messages from Our Higher Self Urging Us to a Primal Return to Nature to save Ourselves?

UFOs, Crop Circles, and the World as an “Epiphenomenon” of Consciousness: Matter As Metaphor, Part Five — A Call to Regain Harmony with Nature, Writ Large What Occurs in Psychic Reality Manifests Physically What Occurs in Psychic Reality Manifests Physically … Continue reading

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In the Tiniest Details — Mushrooms, Fire, Butterflies, and Morphogenetic Fields: Matter As Metaphor, Part Four — The Spiritual “Code” That Is Written In Reality

“Listen Better!”: Physical Reality Is as Symbolic as the Images in Dreams… and Can Be as Readily Interpreted for Understanding Oneself and for Guidance on One’s Path “Listen Better!” The physical world and all its events are metaphor for consciousness; … Continue reading

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Matter As Metaphor, Part Three — Expect Less … and More … from Your Wasps: The Rest of the World, Given the Chance, Is Out to Love You

The Teachings of Some Insect Planetmates: Knowing the Truth Doesn’t Make You Paranoic, It Makes You Pronoic. While not approaching the profundity of the above revelation from Hermann Hesse, I have an example of this sort of teaching coming from … Continue reading

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Ego Weak Mystics and Shamans: A Supremely Defended Ego Is the Aim of Modern "Sanitized" Spirituality … the "Holy Fools" of Mystical History Would Be Medicated Today

High Self Esteem (Positive Thinking) Distorts Reality for Temporary Pleasantness … High Self Regard Involves Openness to the Unpleasant: Stormy Path to Self, Part Three Ego-Weak Mystics and Shamans In a more recent work, John White (1990) continues Ken Wilber’s … Continue reading

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Have You Also Learned the Secret of the River That There is No Time? Everything Has Reality and Presence: Looking Deeply Into the Message of the World … and Siddhartha

Matter As Metaphor, Part Two: Taught by Nature, by That Which Is — The Heights of Learning and Transformation Possible in Wide-Angled Contemplation of the World The physical world is our indirect perception (for direct perception, look within) of spiritual … Continue reading

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The Poignancy of It All and the Purpose of the Human Form: Becoming Human Is God’s Trippiest Game

Funny God, Part Three — Pain and Peek-a-Boo: Why We Create Hell and Satan Part Three of Facebook…. Funny…. God(dess?)…. Experience So, there you have it. Pain is the teacher. But it’s not pain that’s being imposed, or, you remember, … Continue reading

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