THE LOGOMACHY OF ZOS
By Austin Osman Spare
Wisdom is a stasis: Knowledge is like the 'snake of eternity', constantly
eating itself and never finishing.
More bathos: connexity of all our bloody selves to Ego is a nightmare
commanded by the overlooked, unobeyed latencies of return, essential
Ego expands by that which evokes mutual effluxes; therefore look for the
Theocentric in the Egocentric.
If God personalizes our deficiencies, then, we thus personify his?
Subject understanding object by 'as if' may become, with courage, an
ingressive emotional experience giving mutual expression.
Falsehood, and all sham conceits, are the reflected memory of the de-
related and forgotten event resurging, re-exhibiting for validation; for
whatever you pretend, holds a misplaced Truth, i.e., inaccurately related
time and place. This also is true of the future. Time here is long…
Of whom do we ask forgiveness when we hate ourselves?
Our urges are ever ubiquitous, affinities change, and Knowledge becomes
Never too old to learn, always too old to be taught.
If all realization is by our relatability to different co-existences, then
making the more variable is one purpose of being.
The Life-force and the Ids have their logic, which does not preclude our
having our own diversity of will. There is virtue in all non-conformity
because it makes new forms.
Ecstasy is our out-span touching Reality. It is a potent generative instant
having a surplus that, when synchronized, may be used abstractly to
incarnate another wish.
There is honesty of purpose in virility.
We are ever ultimate and all ultimates ultimately sublimate in Auto-Ego.
I ask, what is conceivable when we cannot conceive even what we are
The mocking Ape, the smiling God, both beckon and will endow.
Thrice did I slip backwards into strange forms of myself, and thrice did
my Soul save me.
Much is realized that seldom can be expressed and when it might be