I believed if I stared hard enough into the darkness of the Read More
Warm earth womb on that
Ice cold night
Trees pointing like bare bones out of the black ground
I would find the answers I was seeking.
I've always been fascinated with the dance of wordplay and imagery found in the old English poem, Beowulf (written approximately 700 A.D. by an unknown poet). The poem is exciting, passionate, frightening, heroic, and brilliant. Read More
A Facsimile Rosicrucian Alchemical Manuscript On the Philosophers Stone.From an unpublished handwritten notebook circa 1860 which reflects the secret alchemical traditions of the Societas Rosicruciana in Anglia and the Hermetic Society of the Golden Dawn Read More
In alchemy the image of the Green Lion represents the second operation,Dissolution. Although imperfect during this stage, the soul burns with desire to ascend and grow, leaving the dross behind. While exploring the writing of Dylan Thomas, I came across a poem that exemplifies the fierce beauty of this alchemical process. Read More