During the time that I have had for idling, I've been attempting to come up with a new Mage character, probably a member of the Cult of Ecstasy. As I'm reading up a little bit about them, I'm reminded that Passion is dangerous. One quote brought it home: "Passion is an abusive lover; on his good days, he'll take you so far up you'll never want to return, and on bad one he'll leave you in a broken heap."
Creation verges from light to darkness and highs correspond to lows. (more here)