How it is that multitudes struggle with their being and still they believe! The answer – struggle has ordained them the children of God. As children they can look away from themselves, and enveloped by the shadow of death they derive explanations for their errors through faith and conviction, keen to adopt ready-made words which […]Read more "Essay – Pangs with Many Piercings"
It is something for a person to proudly walk and learn, and to work and not misunderstand the meanings of difference, and then go about quietly ignore the correcting scoffs. He and she delight in what is there to be known, wanting to know more. And what is learnt is then meditated upon, in waking […]Read more "Essay – Among the Principle Passions"
I see my Self every day, and I wonder how I can get other people to believe that what they see is me. My Self is there and there and there. I know it. I feel it. I have no doubt that I see my Self. It is real. I see it as luminous spheres […]Read more "Fiction – My Unidentified Flying Self (MUFS)"
‘Look dad I don’t exist on your TV channel. I’m not in your life. I’m not the latest natural disaster. And stop predicting me in your weather forecasts.’ These are words that me Victoria, am rehearsing in my head for when I talk to dad next. I’m thinking how absurd my existence. I came into […]Read more "Fiction – The Saturnine"
And then there is silence. In the Christian Faith there have been many examples of silence as written by Dairmaid MacCulloch in his book Silence a Christian History. Silence as contemplation, silence in politics, silence in schisms, wilful silence. He ends his book by discussing the ‘divine wild-track’ whereby faith is grounded equally in the […]Read more "Essay – On Silence"
Having been confused by the many interpretations of the good Bible she prayed to the Almighty to reveal the Truth to her, and within a month a Radiant Visitor came to her front door and laid a hand upon her forehead and the Truth became known. And then she was taken to a holy place […]Read more "Fiction – The Miracle that she is dying"