Anima, Animus, and the Magical Other

“When animus and anima meet, the animus draws his sword of power and the anima ejects her poison of illusion and seduction. The outcome need not always be negative, since the two are equally likely to fall in love (a special instance of love at first sight).”– C.G. Jung Carl Jung used the term animaContinue reading “Anima, Animus, and the Magical Other”

Myth and Magic, chapter 1: Self Love in the Story of Eros and Psyche

The story of Eros and Psyche is an ancient myth dating back to the second century AD. The full story can be found here. It tells the tale of a beautiful princess named Psyche who became the wife of Eros, the god of love, though she did not know this at the time because sheContinue reading “Myth and Magic, chapter 1: Self Love in the Story of Eros and Psyche”