Can a provider of sexual services facilitate healing? How can transformation take place within such an exchange?
Celibacy, seminal retention, castration and Spermatorrhea all come from male-centered cultures and religions. Saving seed/oil/money from spilling and anxiety around wet dreams were also entangled in the cross-cultural need to distinguish dry men from wet women
Conner Habib discusses his essay, “The Virtues of Being and Object: Touch, Pornography and Having Bodies,” featured in the new anthology, Exploring the Edge Realms of Consciousness.
Since we’re driven to form bonds, we need to understand how Nature intended us to bond. Until we successfully learn how to couple, how can we follow the example of cells to create larger cooperative communities? Until we successfully learn how to couple better, the next stage of our evolution, wherein humans assemble to form the larger superorganism humanity, is stalled.
At various times in our
history, oracular, archetypal systems such as the Tarot, Astrology, the I Ching, and Norse Runes have emerged out of various
cultures. Within the last forty years, the discovery of a different group of archetypes has emerged — the…