"History is a nightmare from which I am trying to awake." said Stephen Dedalus (James Joyce's literary alter ego). Although we are presently incarnated within the Babylon Matrix, the approximately six-thousand-year period characterized by patriarchal, dominator societies (See social historian Riane Eisler's seminal work: The Chalice and the Blade ), we may also be on the cusp of a new aeon when the age of nightmare empires metamorphoses into something new (see: The Mutant versus the Machine...).
For a much more detailed evolutionary perspective listen to, Logos Beheld on the main page of this site. See also: Looking Toward the Event Horizon and Casting Precious into the Cracks of Doom -- Androgyny, Alchemy, Evolution and the One Ring