The Trine Monologues are a series of monologues that muse about the concepts underlying Perfect Trine. All of these articles have begun as discussions, usually on discord and various forums, which I have re-written and edited.
Make of a man and woman a circle; then a quadrangle; out of this a triangle; make again a circle, and you will have the Stone of the Wise.
Attachments are things we choose to identify with. Attachments are the things we believe in. Attachments are things we lose ourselves in.
Emotional thoughts can be hard to put one’s finger on. More often than not what we think are our emotions…
Thinking thoughts are the animated lively thoughts in our mind. Thinking thoughts often deal with probabilities and relationships with and between things.
Moving thoughts get things done. Moving thoughts are focused on the world around them. Moving thoughts are thoughts we use to navigate and manipulate our environment.
A Moment of Novelty is a moment when things change.
Most people would do nothing if there wasn’t a shock. It is the shocks that keep all of life churning.
Our Narrative is comprised of our point of view at any given moment at any given place.
For a moment let’s imagine a straight line that goes from who and what you are now all the way to who and what you hope to become.
A group of thoughts that are brought together through association are a thought complex.
Time is the potentiality of experience, and the flow of individual time is the rate at which potentialities are realized.
– G.I. Gurdjieff
All energy spent on conscious work is an investment; that spent mechanically is lost forever
Man is always in a state of identification.
…man is a veritable thinking machine….
The significator cards represent your signature. These are the cards whose signatures are your chief features.
The moment intuition is used to understand a card, the original meaning for that card, is void.
This spread helps us learn the signatures of the houses.
Rulership, governance, signatures; these are the fundamental stuff of astrology, alchemy, and the occult.
This is a method for creating a hexagram of the Book of Changes with a deck of poker cards.
The philosophers stone spread is not so much for divination as it is for gaining an understanding of what is happening around us