Saturday, 12 January 2013

Why Were Spells & Spelling Considered Magic?




For most people magic is some form of entertainment or trickery yet we all understand Arthur C Clarke's assertion that any sufficiently advanced technology looks like magic. Well, take that thought back a few millennia and suddenly the alphabet is more than just a means  of communication. It's a way to speak from the grave.

Jan Irving has been deep sixing interesting subjects for the last year or so and this is up there with Terence McKenna worked for the CIA and Jesus was a Flavian dynasty creation. If discovering talent is a talent. Jan Irving is talented. Meet Jose Maria Barrera. He's very original.