A Deeper Life

Vanessa Palmer — Beneath The Lilies, 2019.

“The necessary disintegration of our former selves forces us to clutch, in the depths of our extremity, at whatever it is that we believe to be the source of life. When we have given ourselves over to the dark, allowed it to work on us, when we can no longer think, reason or manage our way out of the crisis we find ourselves in — then what we are left with is instinct, the soft animal nature of our physical bodies, the songs our senses sing. The transformation

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I occasionally write fiction and also about creativity, loving, language learning and psycho/spirituality. I’m a longtime painter and reader.

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I occasionally write fiction and also about creativity, loving, language learning and psycho/spirituality. I’m a longtime painter and reader.

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