Category Archives: alchemy

Liminal

Green rocks flower; A warm wind Out of season Rustles winter boughs As Nature’s quiet spirit Murmurs of spring. We listen. Following ancient harmony, The deep song blossoms A secret path Between worlds Through dusk to dawn.

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Wayside Tavern…

* The apple of my eye Can only become cider After the cider maker has trampled me. * Continue reading at France and Vincent

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Tinctures of Time…

* It may be that the seed is the end-game of the tree? * … Else, how does the seed know what the tree should look like? * Continue reading at France and Vincent

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Point to Point…

* “The way can never be a point but a way is always the point…” Count-Jack-Black * Reblogged from France and Vincent

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How to be King…

* The title is a phonetic rendering of the spiritual classic, ‘Tao Te Ching’. A more literal rendering would be, ‘How of the King’, or even ‘Way of the King’. All of which is quite widely known. A little less … Continue reading

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Aurally Speaking…

* “Why are there are so many different versions of ‘The Emerald Tablet’.” “It is an important text. Some hold that it alone contains the essence of the alchemical teaching, and most of the versions differ in only the slightest … Continue reading

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A Jewel in the Crown… Stuart France

Stone of the Wise * PROJECTION-OF-GOLD In truth, it is certain and without doubt that whatever is above tends toward that which is below and whatever is below tends toward that which is above for the accomplishment of the One … Continue reading

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All – Ex – Andros… Stuart France

One is All… In Alchemy there are no short cuts. Many are those who have spent a life-time seeking its treasure in vain. On the other hand, everything it promises to reveal is freely given at the outset. One need … Continue reading

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Seeing the Light… Stuart France

* * We cannot see light, Because we see by it. * Perceptions of the pure light In higher realms Continue reading at Stuart France

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Claw-in-Glove…

* Wherever the spirit of industry triumphs over the aristocratic spirit woman aspires to the economic and legal independence of a clerk. * ‘Erica-the-Cleric’, stands inscribed over the portal of our modern society. * There has been an almost masculine … Continue reading

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