Tag Archives: Soul

Magical Language

Magical Language BA Ba is the Egyptian word for soul—specifically the personality part of the soul. There are nine different parts to the soul. The other eight are: the khat is the physical body, the sahu is the spiritual body, … Continue reading

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In The Company of Rilke

In the Company of Rilke: Why A 20th Century Visionary Poet So Eloquently to 21st Century Readers  By Stephanie Dowrick Thomas Merton says, “Rilke is a poet. Is that a small thing?” It is a Rhetorical Question. It is no … Continue reading

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Journal, Diary and Memoir

May 7, 2015 Journal Is what I write considered a diary, a journal or a memoir? I pondered this question as I finished edits on Mono No Aware and continued typing up entries for Wings of Desire. I posed this … Continue reading

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Walking Metaphors

September 3, 2014 Moral Molasses is the title of a blog on The Walking Dead by Steven Scholzman in 2011. Though it was primarily about Season 2, it still holds true for Season 4. Perhaps more so. He asserts that … Continue reading

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The Metaphysics of Star Trek

he Metaphysics of Star Trek The Metaphysics of Star Trek by Richard Hanley came out in 1997.  It explores both Philosophy and Metaphysics so it covers both the wisdom and the principle of things after physics. “That is the exploration … Continue reading

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Guide To Gnosticism

Beliefnet Guide to Gnosticism The Beliefnet Guide to Gnosticism and Other Vanished Christianities by Richard Valantasis came out in 2006.  In the preface he discusses the Dead Sea Scrolls and The Nag Hammadi Library.  Gnosticism is intellectual, intense, spiritual, sophisticated … Continue reading

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The Gospel of Mary Magdalene

The Gospel of Mary Magdalene The Gospel of Mary Magdalene by Karen L King came out in 2004.  German Scholar Dr. Carl Reinhardt bought a copy of The Gospel of Mary Magdalene in 1896 in Cairo, Egypt at an antiquities … Continue reading

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