Mark my words

We need to recall the angel aspect of the word, recognizing words as independent carriers of soul between people.

The more we distrust speech in therapy or the capacity of speech to be therapeutic, the closer we are to an absorption into the fantasy of the archetypal sub-human, and the sooner the archetypal barbarian strides into the communication ruins of a culture that refused eloquence as a mirror of its soul.

James Hillman A Blue Fire

I have to say I am still reeling from the potency of that last sentence in the context of blogging.