bibliomancy for the end of an era…

‘magician’ d sinclair ’08

“…’the death we speak of in our culture is a fantasy of the ego,’ and from that perspective we lose touch with subtlety. ‘For us, pollution and decomposition and cancer have become physical only.’ He notes that in the great art of other cultures there is a different kind of sensibility with respect to dying, one that has faded from our attention and become part of the modern unconscious and of the psychic underworld…”

(Stanton Marlon, The Black Sun: The Alchemy and Art of Darkness, 77)

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