Exploration of the Body's Function in
believe that we are like dragonflies and engage in a process of
incomplete metamorphosis. We can no longer fantasize that one
day we will spin a cocoon, go to sleep, pray that our body parts
reform into great wings and wake up as enlightened butterflies.
Rather, our present-day awareness is incomplete and developing
into a more encompassing form. I call this emerging form, original
flesh. Flesh transforms into a being of consciousness that supports
expanding spiritual awareness. This consciousness embraces our
capacity to endure the growing pains demanded for expansion into
spiritual dimensions. With eyes wide open to the process of shedding
outworn ways, we develop inner strength and endurance. We mature
into a lucid condition that feels like the transparent wings of
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