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I must reveal to you that I am not one of the Divine who march into the desert and return gravid with wisdom. –Women Who Run with Wolves by Clarissa Pinkola Estés, PhD

Fiction Writing Prompt: How does your protagonist feel about mysticism? How does this express itself in words, actions, and relationships?

Journaling Prompt: Write about a mystical experience you’ve had or would like to have.

Art Prompt: Mystic experience

Non-Fiction / Speechwriting Prompt: Tell your audience about the tradition of the Desert Fathers and Mothers, and give them suggestions about embracing the mysticism in the busyness of modern life..

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What you seek on your journey is not a solution to a problem, not the answer to a question, but an encounter with mystery that will by very definition far exceed the best efforts of your mind, the outermost limits of your imagination. –God Hunger: Discovering the Mystic in all of Us by John Kirvan

Fiction Writing Prompt: Take your protagonist on the journey of a mystic.

Journaling Prompt: What unknowable mystery would you like to understand and why?

Art Prompt: Mystic journey

Non-Fiction / Speechwriting Prompt: Tell your audience about the history of mysticism.

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