12 November 2008

Interupted by Thought

-Parapsychology is the study of the evidence involving phenomena where a person seems to affect or to gain information about something through a means not currently explainable within the framework of mainstream, conventional science. Proponents of the existence of these phenomena usually consider them to be a product of unexplained mental abilities...

In mysticism, mythology and alchemy, an elemental is a creature (usually a spirit) that is attuned with, or composed of, one of the classical elements: air, earth, fire and water.The elements balance each other out through opposites: water quenches fire, fire boils water, earth contains air, air erodes earth. The concept of elementals seems to have been conceived by Paracelsus in the 16th century. Paracelsus' elementals were: Antroposophy is also known to have knowledge of elementals...

a legendary Arabian bird said to periodically burn itself to death and emerge from the ashes as a new phoenix; according to most versions only one phoenix lived at a time and it renewed itself every 500 years at its nest to burn again from its own ashes. It is the mate of the Celestial Dragon. Together the Phoenix and the Celestial Dragon symbolize conjugal happiness..

The dragon is of ancient date and played a prominent part in early romance, though little used in English heraldry. He is usually depicted with four legs and wings, a long barbed tail, usually knotted, and a body protected by scales. When the dragon is drawn without wings he is called a lindworm; without feet, a serpent; when he hangs by the head, it represents a conquered dragon...

A golem, in medieval folklore and mythology is an animated being crafted from inanimate material. In modern Hebrew the word golem denotes "fool", "silly", or even "stupid", "clue-less", and "dumb". The name appears to derive from the word gelem, which means 'raw material'. / a "living" creature with no soul ..

monster: a cruel wicked and inhuman person. / someone extremely diligent or skillful; "he worked like a demon to finish the job on time"; "she's a demon at math" / [(8:29) & (12:24-30)] ..

Powerful and magical invisible beings created by the Almighty out of smokeless fire. They can use their power for good or evil. they live in a parallel world to mortals, and often appear in disguise...

A creature that was half man and half bull. It dwelt in the Labyrinth, which was an elaborate maze constructed by King Minos of Crete and designed by the architect Daedalus to hold the Minotaur. The Minotaur was eventually killed by Theseus who was the son of poseidon...