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Astral Beings and Wildlife
The astral dimension contains a wide variety of what could be called non-physical subtle energy life-forms; or as Carlos Castenada so aptly calls them: inorganic beings. Some of these have a positive nature (nice) and some seem have a negative nature (not so...
Parapsychology >> Astral Projection
Everyday Earth
When you think of "Earth" what comes to mind? Perhaps you feel the stable element of solidity and grounding. Or maybe you see Earth as the third planet from the Sun. Or for you, is Earth the rich brown soil in your own backyard? Earth is all these...
The Elements >> Earth
Grimassi, Raven
Raven Grimassi is the author of several books on Wicca and Witchcraft, including The Wiccan Mysteries, which was awarded Book of the Year and First Place-Spirituality Book by the Coalition of Visionary Retailers in 1998. Raven Grimassi was born in 1951 to an...
Real Interviews >> Authors
Morrison, Dorothy
Dorothy is a Wiccan High Priestess of the Georgian tradition and an avid practitioner of the ancient arts for over 20 years. She teaches the Craft to students throughout the US and in Australia. Her interests include archery and bowhunting, magical herbalism,...
Real Interviews >> Authors
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies
Lauràelle, the Ceremony & the Sword: An OBE Experience
I have profoundly hesitated over the telling of this tale for many years. I have a lifetime of experiences like this to share, but some (like this one) may seem way over the top to some people, no matter how its written. This is simply because they lack any...
Astral Projection >> Out of Body Experiences
Hawke, Elen: British Author
Elen Hawke is an author, artist and British witch from Oxford, England with many years experience both living and teaching the Craft. She is a Craft elder, a Wiccan initiate, and a professional astrologer and tarot reader, as well as being a working...
Real Interviews >> Authors

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You're like `why not?' The quotative expressions of Glasgow
The use of be like as a quotative has spread from its presumed origin in California quotative be like to the speech of adolescents recorded in Glasgow in 1997.
IntensIve and QuotatIve ALL: somethIng old, somethIng new
quotative: . he's all, [whining] “tell me you like it.” [female, ca.
Grammars, Words, and Embodied Meanings: On the Uses and
tion with be (and less frequently go), like forms part of the new quotative, to be like (go like).
A multi-local, multivariate investigation of quotative like Isabelle
Localized globalization: A multi-local, multivariate investigation of quotative like. Isabelle Buchstaller. Alexandra D'Arcy.
Speaker-predicating quotative indexes as a cross-linguistic type 1
function like demonstratives etc. or by means of grammatical elements dedicated to signaling the presence of a quote - so-called “quotative markers”.

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Gibberish or evolution? OMG, xprts r all cybr tok is koo
In southern California, for example, “to be all” seems to have replaced “to be like” as a quotative among text messengers, as in the phrase: “Im all, whats ur problem?” But, so far, the usage has failed to spread.

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Like - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Like is sometimes used as a quotative to introduce a quotation or impersonation.
Like, Quote Me - PBS
Like Quotative — a Part of English Grammar Now?
Language: Learning to like like - The New York Times
Jul 15, 2007 Linguists call it the "quotative like," but any 16-year-old can show you how it works.
It's Like, IMing Is So Like Talking - Discovery Channel
Focus and Quotative like: A Necessary Dichotomy?
Focus and Quotative like: A Necessary Dichotomy? Andrew Tistadt, University of New Mexico.

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