Messalina & Psyche’s Agōnía

strolling around the eyes fell upon Messalina, eyes hypnotized and inquisitive falls prey to the agōnía of Valeria. ecstatic the psyche strolled down on an odyssey towards sensualism, devotion, unrequited variety, and misery, the empress assuaged and cherished the psyche until one midnight she gave the psyche the voluptuous gaze- and now the psyche would… Continue reading Messalina & Psyche’s Agōnía

The ‘Psi-Phenomenon’ of Psychic Energy- From Hans Berger to Carl Gustav Jung

  Psychic Energy, according to Carl Gustav Jung, can be expressed as a form which performs psychological work either by actual or potential forces. The distinction between psychological and physical activities can be understood through these examples- psychological activities include perception, memory, sensory inputs and outputs, thinking, etc., while physical activities include the process of… Continue reading The ‘Psi-Phenomenon’ of Psychic Energy- From Hans Berger to Carl Gustav Jung

Lacanian Nucleus of Repression & The Élaboration of the ‘Prägung’

Jacques Lacan, in his seminal work of The Nucleus of Repression, discusses the moment in the élaboration which is always present in an enigmatic way in analysis i.e., wherein the positive effect of interpretation in the transference episode is truly possible. Once this imaginary element becomes “non-integrated”, then the “suppressed, repressed” image arises followed by… Continue reading Lacanian Nucleus of Repression & The Élaboration of the ‘Prägung’