Shamanic Meditation…

Just over two years ago now, a few friends and I flew from Los Angeles to Iquitos, Peru, to work with a native shaman and his apprentices there. We spent a total of 10 days at the shaman’s compound, called Selva Madre, basking in the unique environment of the tropical rainforest, and engaging in four … More Shamanic Meditation…

Places of Power

This past weekend, my dear friend, Vickie, and I made the drive from Los Angeles into the desert proper to visit Joshua Tree National Park.  Vickie is a fantastically talented Tarot reader, a prodigious metaphysical scholar, and one of the finest all-around people I know. Given our mutual love of the arcane, it was only … More Places of Power

Sojourn in the Rainforest…

A quick post here to let the internet know that tomorrow, I embark on a journey into the Peruvian jungle.  This trip certainly looks like it intends to put the “rain” in “rainforest,” as the accompanying weather forecast shows… Having once spent at least a month or two in the Scouts as a child, though, I am vigorously prepared, … More Sojourn in the Rainforest…

More about Messages…

Yesterday, I went to this outdoor party fairly near my home here in LA, in a place called Elysian Park.  The Park derives its name from a region in Greek Mythology known as Elysium, or the Elysian Fields.  As with many concepts in large and ancient bodies of lore, descriptions of Elysium vary a bit, … More More about Messages…

Tesseract

To be clear here, the word I’m using as the title of this post — “tesseract” — has two meanings here at Arrow In Flight HQ… First, there’s its “real,” scientific, actual, literal meaning: the tesseract is essentially a four-dimensional analogue of the three-dimensional cube.  The tesseract is to the cube, as the cube is … More Tesseract