Ariadne gave him a ball of thread, and Theseus unrolled it as he penetrated the labyrinth.
The Nigredo is the first stage of the Alchemical process, the creation the philosopher's stone. Viewed psychologically: giving birth to the true, honest and individuated Self.
Vineyards have always been planted in spaces of transition, between the civilized world and the wilderness.
“Taking up one’s cross”. In the Individuation process, the cross is a symbol of transformation.
"Terroir is in fact the precise opposite of nowhereness" -Randal Graham
Underground materials unearthed and gathered to the surface.
In Medieval times, vineyards enclosures, were reminiscent of the hortus conclusus, a space of divine unity and attribute of the Virgin Mary.
Psychological containers are necessary for imaginal processes to function.
End of Through the Grapevine