Dog Star

At Times I believe that my feet have been set upon a road which I shall go on following, and that slowly the centre of my being will shift over from the world of the day, from the domain of organizing and regulating universal powers, into the world of imagination… with the coming of dusk, with the lighting of the first star and the first candle.

Isak Dinesen Shadows on the Grass

Reference

P.W. Wiessner, Embers of Society: Firelight talk among the Ju/’ hoansi Bushmen

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s