Does it really exist, this destroyer, Time?When will it break the castle to shardson the calm mountain?
Rainer Maria Rilke, Sonnets to Orpheus1
Jung’s non-linear methodological approach found expression in phenomena such as telepathy, foreknowledge and dreams, as well as in the principle of synchronicity. In this chapter, as I attempt to delineate Jung’s ‘time theory’, I take matters in a somewhat chronological order, starting with his writings on telepathy, which provide one of the earliest illustrations of his temporal understanding.
The unconscious psyche appears to possess qualities which throw a most peculiar light on its ...