Eternity

  “Every moment of our lives we stand on the brink of eternity.” – Dom Lorenzo Scupol (Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this blog and/or photographs without express and written permission from this blog’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to…

Increase your word power

pleubine (i) A person who advances their position or status by unthinkingly conforming with prevailing opinion. (ii) A contemporary pagan (as opposed to pre-Christian era pagans) (iii) A member of a clandestine political organisation (iv) A lover of meetings and official diktats (v) A left-wing freemason Usage: For example: The pleubine sat and delivered the…

Paradise Lost

  Now came still evening on, and twilight grey Had in her sober livery all things clad; Silence accompany’d; for beast and bird, They to their grassy couch, these to their nests, Were slunk, all but the wakeful nightingale; She all night long her amorous descant sung; Silence was pleas’d. Now glow’d the firmament With…

Ascent of Mount Carmel

“If you purify your soul of attachment to and desire for things, you will understand them spiritually. If you deny your appetite for them, you will enjoy their truth, understanding what is certain in them.”       St. John of the Cross.   Pictures taken at dusk in Cornwall, England on New Years Eve…