Mythos-Sphere was born with a Foolish Leap on March 18, 2016! Friday night, we explored the imaginal landscape, with help from a variety of Fools.
When imaginal expression is viewed as a form of communication with an Other (meaning “not-self,” or “that which I don’t identify as me”) whose nature is unknown, the “conversation” can be fruitful while the source remains obscure, just as a conversation with any stranger.
Just as shadows bring definition to light, a touch of bitterness makes the sweetness all the more delicious. Extending the dynamic range of our feelings allows us to cherish life all the more.
For Ray, it was true: he built it, and they DID come—and it was his intuitive message, after all, not ours. It doesn’t necessarily apply to everyone. But, at the very least, we can say, “If you don’t build it, they’re probably not gonna come.”
Any costume is a persona: a mask we wear to face the world–-–a necessary interface that protects our vulnerabilities and our privacy, while giving others a sense of the role we are playing, what we stand for, and what to expect from us. Perhaps you can’t judge a book by its cover, but you have to start somewhere. A cosmic costume party is a great way to go!
Endless Exquisite Pattern: A Fascinating Pastime for Young and Old. This game seems to reflect the idea that, although we all connect to each other through the ways we are the same, we enrich the community by sharing our uniqueness.