Dear Wen: Canopic Jars…

Dear Wen…

Yes, that is odd, and a complete reversal of what one would expect…

Anthropomorphism is supposed to follow zoomorphism not the other way around…

So…lungs…east…liver…south… stomach…west… intestines…north…

Heart …the all encompassing central and peripheral…quintessence.

The brain as a receiver and transmitter… but without the heart connection it just puts out groundless static.

Even so, the idea of it being sucked out of the nose is not appealing…

mural-depicting-god-anubis-and-the-mummification-of-the-deadThe Fields of Ra are Star Fields I take it…

And Ra our closest star…

It is a powerful and coherent conception of being.

No wonder it still exerts such a fascination for people… well, apart from the snot bit…

Full steam ahead for the weekend… we will undoubtedly need to visit Beeley in search of both ice cream and beer… I wonder if we shall bump into the enigmatic Mister Fox... he sometimes lurks about the Derbyshire hills and I have an idea just where he might be found…

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About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She writes alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. Find out more at France and Vincent. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at scvincent.com and on Twitter @SCVincent. Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email: findme@scvincent.com.
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4 Responses to Dear Wen: Canopic Jars…

  1. There are wonderful metaphors in the story. Thank you, Sue! Neve read this before, its great. Michael

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