Planet Soul

How Should You Talk to God?

Notes from a neophyte spiritualist

A long-haired person reaching toward the sky; ripples radiate from their hand. Everything is monochromatic gray.
Illustration: Laura Knetzger

I shall have to train my senses, make them at once stronger and more delicate, at one moment tough, at another fragile; in a word, more lucid. I shall hear with my sense of sight and with my skin; I shall cover myself with eyes. Everything, even judgment, will be touch and hearing. Everything must be felt. I shall…