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Lay Sceptic’s Travels on Planet Energy

Aug 14th, 2002 | By Elina Rigler

Recently I have been feeling like a visitor on an alien planet: ordinary people
around me have started to communicate in a new, esoteric language. Let’s call
it Energyspeak. It uses the same vocabulary as Oldspeak (my native language),
but many of its words have been stripped of their usual meanings. Its speakers
also seem to inhabit a radically different metaphysical universe. They inform
me that there is a bioenergetic field flowing through and around us; and that
disturbances in it have dire consequences for our health. Those fluent in Energyspeak
pay regular visits to energy therapists (acupuncturists; homeopaths; reflexologists;
reiki healers) who are able to treat all kinds of physical and emotional problems
by correcting energy imbalances. I myself … Read the rest



Interrogations Archive

Apr 12th, 2002 | By Editor

Mutability

High and Outside

A Local Habitation and a Name

Behind the Mask

On Difference

Reality Check

What Have We Here?

Pay Attention

In Memoriam

The Way We Live Now

The Right Tools

Tap Tap

Desert Island Dreams

Local Intelligence

Convention

Choosing Consciousness

Do I Wake or Sleep

Work

Mystery, Drama, Surprise

Other Minds

Influence

Mere

Done and Not Done

Weave a Net to Catch the Wind

Mind the Gap

Sense and Sentimentality

Gustave and Dawn

Who’s In There?

Thinking Makes It So

Showtime

Homo Quaerens

Perfection Isn’t

Self and InternetRead the rest