Monthly Archives: December 2012

Living in Colour

It is New Year’s Eve. Everywhere are posts about the year in review or hopes for the coming one. It’s sort of obligatory.  A mini rite of passage as the old year fades and the new comes to birth. So … Continue reading

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Handbag Philosophy

And this I know: whether the one True Light, Kindle to Love, or Wrath — consume me quite, One Glimpse of It within the Tavern caught Better than in the Temple lost outright. From The Rubayyat of Omar Khayyam   … Continue reading

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Slave to Convention or Dancer in the Streets?

Society is a funny thing.  No matter how little we may think we care for it, public opinion rules much of our lives. We conform to what we believe our particular society requires of us in any specific set of … Continue reading

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Book Review – The Five Tarots by Gordon Strong

The Five Tarots by Gordon Strong (Kerubim Press) Gordon Strong is an accomplished and experienced student of the Tarot. I could, as have others, call him a Master of the Tarot, but I doubt he would thank me for that … Continue reading

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A Window on the Eye

Since the first public announcement about the birth of the Silent Eye School much has been achieved.  We now have a presence on the web that is growing daily. It is not easy to build and maintain that presence when … Continue reading

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A Drink at Christmas?

There was a wall immediately to our left, parked cars to the right, nowhere to go as the headlights sped towards us. “He’s going to hit us.” My husband gripped the wheel of the Rapier, bracing himself in the split … Continue reading

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Child of Light

Tomorrow is Christmas Day. Throughout human history in every corner of the world mankind has sought that coming of Man and God as One. The Child of Light. On this day the Christian story tells how the Christ is born … Continue reading

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You Should Write a Book…

I’m sitting here in tears tonight, exhausted and a little fragile as I am rather unwell, but that is not why the tears. No, the tears fall because of a realisation that has taken a few decades too many to … Continue reading

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Extreme, Absolute and Sacred

There were three conversations yesterday about essentially the same subject. Three viewpoints, three different perspectives.  And a blog post that I just scrapped as over-complicated. When we began working to build the Silent Eye, it quickly became obvious that there … Continue reading

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For those whose world ends

According to my calendar, solstice occurs at 11:11 today. Unless I am very much mistaken the world is still here and those who have been predicting its end are wrong.  Let us hope those who see it as a turning point … Continue reading

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