"In a deeper sense, we are all sleepwalkers. You can go to your office, you can come to your home, you can do certain things: you will repeat the same things you have always repeated. You will tell your wife, “I love you,” and you will not mean anything by it. The words will be … Continue reading sleepwalkers

psyche knowing

the psyche is extended, knows nothing about it. everything thus ends with this brief tune: 'psyche ist ausgedehnt, weiss nichts davon' ... only psyche knows nothing of this ... she knows nothing of this ... she knows nothing of this - and that is what everyone knows around her, with such exact and cruel knowledge. … Continue reading psyche knowing

Sedgwick, Eve. “Pedagogy of Buddhism”

Sedgwick, Eve. "Pedagogy of Buddhism." Touching Feeling: Affect, Pedagogy, Performativity. Durham & London: Duke University Press, 2003. 153-181. Print. To remember: Is it true that we can learn only when we are aware we are being taught? (153) Possibly we do not want to learn the lesson our cat is teaching. Here, in an affective … Continue reading Sedgwick, Eve. “Pedagogy of Buddhism”

fasciality of writing/teaching/knowing

the massage therapist in me finds utter fascination in the delicate tenacity of fascia - the tensional network that wraps round musculature and bone structures, suspends organs. as much as any muscle tissue, connective tissue begs for manipulation. left untouched, irritated fascia can be responsible for referent pain, adhesions, even postural issues. often what we perceive … Continue reading fasciality of writing/teaching/knowing