31.05.2020

  Let this sink in, the potent message of last night’s public address by black American scholar and educator Rachel Cargle which you can listen to now via her IGTV. “Radical empathy moves past having the ability to understand or share the experiences of others. It is radical empathy that calls you to hold yourself…

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30.05.2020

Those who refuse to remember history are condemned to repeat it. The same is true for those who refuse to bear witness. And for anyone not marginalised or vilified or brutalised through an accident of birth or dumb luck, this is just one more mod con. History is liberally smattered with violent uprising and bloody…

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29.05.2020

Before you know what kindness really is you must lose things, feel the future dissolve in a moment like salt in a weakened broth. What you held in your hand, what you counted and carefully saved, all this must go so you know how desolate the landscape can be between the regions of kindness. How…

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28.05.2020

Revolution is a recurrent feature of our evolving humanity but it remains a brutal bloody business, defined by both its hard labour and its productive pain. At the centre of any revolutionary action – personal or political – is an irrevocable truth. You cannot change anything you refuse to acknowledge. Racism and sexism, misogyny and…

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26.05.2020

If you have been finding it hard to adjust back into regular life or a wildly unprecedented new normal, never fear. Eclipse season is here to ensure that there is no going back. Our mid year gamechanger is fairly crammed to bursting with revision and revolution, all the better to build a braver and more…

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24.05.2020

This is love. To fly towards a secret sky, to cause a hundred veils to fall each moment. First, to let go of life. Finally, to take a step without feet. ~ Rumi Sometimes I wonder if there are only two types of people in this terribly modern awfully Western world. The first are stackers,…

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23.05.2020

I, while the gods laugh, the world’s vortex am; Maelstr√∂m of passions in that hidden sea Whose waves of all-time lap the coasts of me; And in small compass the dark waters cram. ~ Mervyn Peake Today’s wild ocean heralding this mad season.

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23.05.2020

The transmission has begun. The cosmic antenna has shifted frequencies with this new moon in Gemini. This first broadcast announces eclipse season and sets the tone for the changing landscape at large. Tangents and pivots and gear switches aplenty will pepper the playing field, each of their individual notes calling to the song only your…

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22.05.2020

In the dark of the moon before eclipse season begins, the tide sits low. The air is thick with regret and heavy with longing. Irritation nips from dark corners, challenging you to move beyond discomfort to a graceful exit from old ways and long past days. Fire crackles in the hearth, flames calling for consumption…

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20.05.2020

Dark moon nonchaloir is upon us as prelude to eclipse season, formally heralded by the Gemini new moon at the late end of the week. With the sun’s move from the fixed earth of Taurus into the crackling fresh air of Gem hours ago, the vibe has shifted. Lifted. Twisted. The realm of the twins…

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