This fresh salad tossed with Jung dressing ( mix equal parts sherry vinegar and virgin impulse) is worth repeating.
Zen and the Art of Tightrope Walking
“From the Four Corners of the Earth”~ Jung’s words on avoiding our souls
As you may know, I’ve been reading my way through the works of Jung that I can afford or obtain. It’s a slow thing, because I do not wish to rush the experience. I take time over each page, and sometimes I stay with it for quite a long while. Things sometimes leap off the page at me and I make a note or put in a little page marker.
The other night, the following struck me from The Earth Has a Soul (a collection of his writings on Nature, technology and modern life)
“People will do anything, no matter how absurd, in order to avoid facing their own souls. They will practice Indian yoga and all its exercises, observe a strict regimen of diet, learn theosophy by heart, or mechanically repeat mystic texts from…
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