Within the Labyrinth

Who are our deities? What is our sacrament?
Coke and popcorn, blood and body,
are taken in remembrance of cenematic saviors
who light a controlled darkness
where death cannot enter.

Images pass by each other, collide, drift away and return at random,
as if in a dream. Occasionally a marriage of disparate elements transcend content— defy meaning. Reaching past the symbolic, they delve deep into the realms of magic, myth and metaphor. The resulting image, like a door, opens to what is beyond.
If you see with the mind’s eye, the door opens into perception.

It is a process not of sight, but insight.

Scientific models are metaphors for the physical universe. Myths are metaphors or the metaphysical universe. Modern physicists and ancient mystics are kindred spirits. They simply offer alternate descriptions of the same phenomena from different points of view.

Magic, myth and metaphor. Science, history and fact. For the first time in human existence both are accessible. In a very real sense these differing world views are like the two hemispheres of the brain: the intuitive right and the reasoning left. The synergistic potential of incorporating Primal and Western thought is an exciting and difficult prospect.  But in a world that is long on problems and short on alternatives,
this notion should be considered.

My intent is to explore the deep metaphysical relationships in the here and now.
For it is from this place and time contemporary insights into
our ancient selves can be found.

—Ira Kennedy
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What shall it be?
What studies are worthy of the hour?The Stock Exchange?
The Common Market? The affairs of state?
No. But rather, the anatomy of angels, the astrology of hell.

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