I pray to the birds because they remind me of what I love rather than what I fear. ~Terry Tempest Williams When one looks at all possibilities for gods and goddesses, the ethereal avians are as good as any, better than most to be the object of daily devotions. Their beauty is unparalleled, rivaled only […]
How is it beings honed on the open golden plains with grasses swaying in the glow of sunrise, sharpened in miracle mountain majesties, polished in arid desert mesas can turn their backs on the heritage that birthed them to seek divinity in an indoor sanctorium?
The voice of god means nothing anymore. ~Revolting Cocks If the voice of god means nothing anymore is it safe to imagine there is no heaven? And, by extension, no hell below us? Then heaven and hell both exist here, on earth, simultaneously and the three are fused into a single existence, three parallels become […]
There is no difference between art and prayer. ~Rainn Wilson If art is prayer then, based on the quantity of my creations, quality be damned, I am a priest or a monk or an abbot or an Aztec remover of hearts which are crushed against the moonstone. This is not to say there is no […]
I feel old, and the hooded figure with the scythe calls me to follow him. ~Jaume Cabré I escaped the Grim one in 2012. Every year since I have been told by the man in white with the cold hands, my heart is doing great. Still, I can’t help but feel the scythe is on […]
For as far back as I can remember into my past, I have been fascinated with religion and its hold on the human psyche. For a long time it was utter disdain eventually intrigue with this integral component of the human condition. So many paths to the gods reaching into prehistory possibly starting with pre-hominids, […]
By virtue of being alive, our bodies have energy. Upon death, the physical energy dissipates to null and the blob decays. Until death, the internal energy resonates sending vibration into the universe stimulating the surroundings. Those vibration waves dissipate over distance – perhaps linearly, perhaps exponentially.