Some Notes On Spirits – Basic Red

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There are lots of different kinds of spirits but we’ll get our first abstraction underway and say: there are minor spirits, named spirits, and free spirits. Free spirit should be synonymous with demon but not with from-hell. In Princess Mononoke terms these’d be the head-rattler kodama, something big like wolf-mom, and then Facedeer.”Magic” is the same thing as possibility. I like to use the phrase alternative physics. Magic’s the reason something can happen. Spirit can be thought of a an animat…

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