shedding layers

Roots and Influences

In reading about bands, artists, designers, etc., especially up and coming ones, one of the first things that they or the people writing about them will try to point out is a list of who influenced them. Even though I haven’t been asked, here is a partial, off the cuff list of people whom throughout … Continue reading

Those Limits We Set, And Those We Don’t

In Buddhism the name of the devil is Mara, whose name means “the one who sets limits. ” What is hell, after all, then a series of strict limits set on what one can and can’t do? In Jungian psychology, there is an archetype called the puer aeternus, the eternal child or eternal boy (this … Continue reading