See – although you’re stuck with the little demon bastard, if you own your inner cunt, your weakness, your failings, your shadow, if you can own it without shame, that’s the crucial bit, own it without shame in the knowledge that everyone is flawed, everyone is imperfect… that demon will have nothing to cling to, no fuel, no energy.
Ishin-denshin (以心伝心?) originally comes from a Chinese proverb and is a Japanese idiom which denotes the traditional concept of interpersonal communication through unspoken mutual understanding. This four-character compound, known as a yojijukugo, literally translates as “what the mind thinks, the heart transmits.” Sometimes explained in English in terms of “telepathy” or “sympathy”, ishin-denshin is […]
Seymour Magazine is seeking a contributing editor to work alongside our Managing Editor, Will Kitson. Requirements: • English native speaker and you MUST be based in Paris. We want to work with you face to face in the flesh. • Please commit to us for at least a 3 month period. (ideally longer) You can […]
What if the keystone of propositional logic is a door through which we exit what is knowable, a priori; so that we might watch, wild-‐eyed, as one infinity builds itself around another?
Seymour is out of Winter hibernation! In celebration of Spring we’ll be doing a mini project & knocking back some drinks at our favorite bar. If you’re in town, come on down and Go Postal! Tuesday April 15th, 2014 6-10pm @ Zelda 6, Rue Bichat 75010 Paris, France Let your subconscious mind off the […]
“The desire for security and the fear of insecurity are the same thing. To hold your breath is to lose your breath. A society based on the desire for security is nothing but a breath retention contest in which everyone is tight as a drum and purple as a beet.” – Alan Watts For some […]
ELI CRAVEN is an American artist, born in Idaho Falls, currently residing in Illinois. Using the mediums of photography, sculpture, and collage Eli explores the boundaries of image-art, including perception and transformation. Eli’s work has been exhibited across America, and all over the world, including Italy and the UK. www.elicraven.com Interview by Emeline Loric Let’s […]
In physics, Action at a Distance (Quantum Entanglement) is the nonlocal interaction of objects that are separated in space. Currently, it is widely accepted that the ‘space’ between them is what typically distinguishes one object from the other and in order for one object to influence another, it must in some way bridge the space that separates them. […]
This mysterious appeal certainly resides within me. Fortunately, like most people, I have a healthy relationship with this inner demon. Its fascination with chaos is simply that; it does not manifest itself as a desire to do wrong, but it must be fed.
But being speedy serves a purpose, it distracts, it keeps us from self contact, it allows us to disregard our problems and our pain, and it makes us feel useful and important – I simply don’t have the time for self-reflection, I’m just soooo soooo busy… Speed makes us feel like we’re striving for… something, and it prevents us from the dullest of dull experiences – peace.