George Gurdjieff, the Greco-Armenian holistic philosopher

Remembering the mystic, George Gurdjieff (1866-1949), on the anniversary of his death. “Greco-Armenian holistic philosopher, thaumaturge, and teacher of Sacred Dances (whose ancillary personae as musicologist, therapist, hypnotist, raconteur, explorer, polyglot, and entrepreneur exercise the taxonomic mind). Gurdjieff’s work comprises one ballet, some 250 Sacred Dances, 200 piano pieces composed in collaboration with his pupil Thomas Alexandrovitch de Hartmann (1886-1956), and four books, the magnum opus … Continue reading George Gurdjieff, the Greco-Armenian holistic philosopher

Another Bookhaul!

Two book hauls in one #weekend! Only this one was topped off with some #oktoberfest craft beer from @revbrewchicago. I found these three #books at a local antique shop. They were a bit overpriced in general but these were well worth it. I stiluck with the classics, #ErnestHemingway and #raybradbury, and one modern female writer. #writer #bookhaul #bookstack #craftbeer #horror #halloween #bradbury #classic #beer #antique … Continue reading Another Bookhaul!

Reading Meme

In the highest civilization, the book is still the highest delight… right next to #coffee. What are you drinking/reading?   #Caffeine #AmReading #WritingCommunity #BookLover #Librarian #Coffeeshop #Read #Leer #leeresvivir #reading #readingroom #idratherbereading #readinglist #instaread #readingbooks #readingtime #instareading #readingforfun #readingcorner #readingnook #readingtime #readingaddict #readinglife #readingspot Continue reading Reading Meme

Theory Thursday

From this explanation, it is obvious that remote viewing is related to so-called #psi (also known as “#psychic” or “#parapsychological”) phenomena such as #clairvoyance or #telepathy. Whatever it is that seems to make it possible for human beings to do remote viewing is probably the same underlying ability that makes such things as clairvoyance work. But #RemoteViewing (or “RV”) differs from other, more traditional parapsychological … Continue reading Theory Thursday