Other worlds are possible--
“The first challenge we face today is a challenge of the imagination. Could we have a different relation to nature?” YES, we can.
As Above, So Below: Animism →
metaconscious: Animism (from Latin anima ”soul, life”) refers to the belief that non-human entities are spiritual beings, or at least embody some kind of life-principle. Animism encompasses the beliefs that there is no separation between the spiritual and physical (or material) worlds, and …
** On Animism ** →
Hypocrite Opportunist: Animism →
isaacmuir: I’ve always had this belief which I couldn’t label. I didn’t actually know it had a label, honestly. I like the fact that I’m not alone, though. Animists believe in spirits. Not in the sense of souls per se. In my case, being an atheist, it’s just the idea that we’re all part of this cycle. To…
A child asked about a swirl of dead leaves, ‘Do they like dancing?’– Jean Piaget, The Psychology of the Child, 1962 (via cataloginganimism)
I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the...– Henry David Thoreau, Walden: Or, Life in the Woods (via beridiculous)
What I've gathered~
If there is anything significant I’ll eternally carry with me that I’ve gained from the class ((lectures/readings/discussions/films)) so far it is that I *or we, as in culture* need to rekindle friendship with the earth & soul.