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automatic writing

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Definition of automatic writing in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Writing said to be produced by a spiritual, occult, or subconscious agency rather than by the conscious intention of the writer.
Example sentences
  • Some work with a crystal ball, or read tea leaves or tarot cards, others communicate with angels or spirit guides; some go into a trance and channel their messages, some work with a Ouija Board or do automatic writing.
  • Jane had become a Spiritualist and medium, producing thousands of pages of automatic writing by a hand she believed was being guided by discarnates.
  • A heck of a lot of surrealism came from techniques used by Spiritualists - automatic writing on the literary side, and collage art on the visual side.

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