Like cartographers of the stars and globe, the apocalyptic writers mapped dynamics of human nature and society, captured their amorphous but essential, distinguishable shape, and — in a code of metaphors — recorded their observations. Some of these recordings are called Scripture. The extrapolation of this unscientific art gave us our apocalyptic literature.
Monthly Archive: November 2015
We were talking about the difference between Dark Persephone and Persephone as Queen. And Dark Persephone is the Kore. And the reason she’s the Kore is because instead of opening to her mother with compassion, and opening to Hades with compassion, for these three interstitial months, she uses them as a withholding where she’s actually claiming herself and defending herself and withholding herself in a space between the two poles of the Dark Lord and her mother. But the reason she needs to hold that space between the Dark Lord and her mother is because she has not integrated the two of them through compassion.