When making pies you can inscribe sigils and symbols into the crust to add magic to the finished product.
Anonymous said: Why do people say "life is short" if life is the longest thing you will experience?
Life is very long, but moments that make it up can be fractured into short, small, forgettable memories. Memories are short. We forget so much of them. Pay attention, and life will be long.
Rest stops on highways are liminal spaces where the veil is thin and nobody can tell me differently
The explanation is that liminal spaces are in between places that bridge Here with There, so in fairy tales we often have the Fairy Ring, the Forest Clearing, the Sudden Misty Foggy Forest, the Bridge, the River, graveyards, in some cases
We also have a ton of american urban mythology around famous roadways and sites off the sides of roads
Archetypes like these occur to mark the places in the world where the veil goes thin and humans can have extra-worldly experiences, out of the ordinary way of living
So why wouldn’t transient spaces like rest stops where everyone is just passing through from one place to the next, never stopping for too long, not be a liminal space where spirits frequent, too
Especially since nobody would know if they were real or not
And I remembered ‘The Fourteenth Book of Bokonon, which I had read in its entirety the night before. The Fourteenth Book is entitled ‘What Can a Thoughtful Man Hope For Mankind on Earth, Given the Experience of the Past Million Years?’
It doesn’t take long to read The Fourteenth Book. It consists of one word, and a period.
This is it: