© graffiti sign indicating gender separated restrooms at BC music festival © 2005, 2011 Jonathan Zap “I am in some sense boundless, my being encompassing the farthest limits of the universe, touching and moving every atom of existence. The same is true of everything else…It is not just that ‘we are all in it’ together. We all are it, rising and falling as one living body.” Francis Cook (location of Godhead) When Jesus was asked, “When will the kingdom come?” He replied: “It will not come by waiting for it…Rather, the Kingdom of the Father is spread out upon the earth, and men do not see it.” Jesus also said, “…the Kingdom is inside of you, and it is outside of you.” —Gospel of Thomas, Gnostic Gospels “God is nearer to me than I am to myself; He is just as near to wood and stone, but they do not know it.” —Meister Eckart Note: This is a working copy of an unfinished treatise on androgyny as the key to unlock many of the mysteries of: the 6,000 years of Feminine-hating dominator societies that continue to rule our world, key forms of religious extremism, the torturous enchantments of romantic relations, [...]
Explore what the Tolkien Mythos tells us about our Present Era and our Relationships to Time and Unfulfilled Desire
The mythology underlying Tolkien’s great fantasy works is like a distant mirror of our own age and has much to tell us about the cycling of ages, androgyny, eros, desire and our experience of time.